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LAST BALL TEST MATCH THRILLER

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TGCC 303 for 6 dec & 212 for 6 dec SHENSTONE COLLEGE OB 262 for 8 dec and 252 for 9 SHENSTONE WIN BY 1 WICKET For anyone with a short attention span or no interest in proper cricket, don’t go

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TT & 12 MATES WATCH ONE SIDED MATCH

LEAMINGTON LEMMINGS 273 for 4 TEMPLE GARFTON 174 all out TGCC LOST BY 99 RUNS It’s a rare thing crediting Thompson with foresight, good judgement and perspicacity, but on Sunday he chose wisely to park himself on a bench with

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PHOENIX RISE TO VANQUISH YOUNGS MEN

PHOENIX RFC CC 251 FOR 5 TEMPLE GRAFTON 230 FOR 9 LOST BY 21 RUNS An arse-rippingly hot day, a toss won and collective groans as we trudge out to field.  Within four overs the game, at 41 for 0,

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THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN

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TGCC 162 for 5 GREAT ALNE 139 all out TGCC WON BY 23 RUNS Seven, yes seven, players rocked up for our hosting of Great Alne (who had the more traditional eleven) in the forecast 30 degrees of heat. Looking

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T20 SNAKEPIT AND MANGO BEER

OFFENHAM 129 for 4 TEMPLE GRAFTON 128 for 8 Offenham won by 1 run “Hmm. I’m not so sure about the fruity beer” remarked Craig Atherton on leaving the pre-match micro-brewery. “That was mango beer. It’s a hallucinogen” replied Young.

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HARVEY CASHES IN

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TGCC 203 for 6 LEAMINGTON LEMMINGS 193 all out Temple Grafton win by 10 runs It’s easy to forget the format of Sunday away games.  Try and find the ground.  No-one you recognise but two scruffy labourers swigging bottles of

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ALMOST AS IF WE NEVER STOPPED

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TGCC 220 all out CHRIST CHURCH CC 163 for 9 Temple Grafton won by 57 runs Warm sunny day, nice opposition and so to yet another series of Sundays spent passing time generally peacefully, seldom grippingly and always stoically –

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SECRET TEA PLANS AND FIVE CLOSE FIELDERS

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ALCESTER & RAGLEY 92 all out TGCC 94 for 4 TGCC win by 6 wickets The first Sunday game in eons saw an Alcester and Ragley side visit Grafton on a sunny afternoon for a 1pm (ie 1:10pm) start.  Toss lost,

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BILBROUGH TON PUTS CHRISTCHURCH OUT OF REACH

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TGCC 211 FOR 4 CHRISTCHURCH 167 for 8 Temple Grafton won by 44 runs Scorecard – http://templegrafton.play-cricket.com/website/results/3186662 I’m going on a trip so here is a highlights/summary.   Highlights: Lewis Bilbrough’s magnificent maiden hundred.  Increasing in pace, confidence and, dare I

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BILBROUGH HALF TON ENSURES PENULTIMATE BALL THRILLER

TGCC 217 FOR 9 PHOENIX RFC 212 FOR 10 (12 A SIDE MATCH) Scorecard: Will follow The run into this fixture was, even by contemporary Grafton standards, a shambles.  5 players, then 7, game off, game on again, then 9, and

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