Monthly Archives: May 2015

2505, 2015

Match Report: Open University CC vs Caddington First XI – 23/05/2015

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By Gary Norman

After losing their first four games, Caddington’s 1st XI were looking to ‘learn the lesson’ of how to win, and avoid a ‘lecture’ from Dale, on campus against the Open University’s cricket team (see what I did there?). They lined up with a pretty strong side, enhanced or burdened (depending upon your viewpoint) […]

2405, 2015

Match Report: Caddington Second XI vs Little Horwood CC – 23/05/2015

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By Farhan Ulhaq

After tasting the first defeat against Thurleigh, the Cadds second XI Grouped together like “Cornered Tigers” to face Little Horwood on home soil on a gloomy day.  With Farhan, Aftab, Umer and Shabaz back in the team it looked a decent side but they had to lose their experienced batman Gary who was […]

1705, 2015

Match Report: Thurleigh Second XI vs Caddington Second XI – 16/05/2015

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By Gary Norman

Q: When’s the best time to have five of your regular players taken from you?

A: Not when you’re playing top of the league Thurleigh, who also had some first teamers thrown in for good measure.

This week the C’s visited Thurleigh, deprived of four players who were taken into the 1’s and one Omar […]

1005, 2015

Match Report: Caddington Second XI vs Old Bradwell Second XI – 09/05/2015

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By Gary Norman

People often (never) ask me why I love playing cricket. Well, the answer is days like Saturday 9th of May 2015. After a resounding victory last week, the C’s welcomed Old Bradwell for their second game of the season, on a day where showers were forecast but never materialised. Omar was again stand […]

405, 2015

Match Report: Stoke Hammond CC vs Caddington Second XI – 02/05/2015

By |May 4th, 2015|Match Report|1 Comment

By Gary Norman

Last week the first team opened their league account with a defeat away to a newly promoted side. This week the 2’s were hoping to do better as they began their campaign in identical circumstances, in traveling to Stoke Hammond.

With Robbie absent, ‘Captain Omar’ lost the toss and the C’s were put into […]