Budleigh all-rounder Matt Junk continued his superb form with a century and three wickets as the Ottermouth men moved up to third in the Tolchards Devon League A Division table following an emphatic 130-run win over visiting Chudleigh.
Following last week’s disappointing defeat at the hands of Kings Lynn, the ‘Cases’ Somerset Rebels came roaring back to maul the Leicester Lions in emphatic fashion, in what many saw as a very close call prior to tapes up, writes Dave Thompson.
Sixteen-year-old Byron Knowles scored a maiden senior cricket century as Sidmouth III recorded an emphatic win in their Tolchards Devon League 2nd XI B Division East meeting with Seaton II at Newton Poppleford.
Phew! It’s been a hot one! Sidmouth Bowling Club rinks have been pushed to stay green this week, but thanks to underground water storage tanks and the extremely hard work of Barry and Noel - the green keepers - everything is looking as beautiful as ever, writes Susie Bonnell.
One day I shall write a monologue on the ‘Effect on Croquet of the Difference in Weather patterns’, although as we already have several prominent members of the Meteorological Office amongst our members, on reflection, perhaps I won’t, writes Richard Thurlow.