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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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A SPIN STRANGLED SUNDAY IN THE SUN

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GREAT ALNE 210 FOR 7 TGCC 146 ALL OUT Scorecard: http://templegrafton.play-cricket.com/website/results/3186240 Winning the toss on the liveliest of pitches and unleashing a four pronged seam attack should have reduced a Grafton victory to a mere formality.  Alne all out for, say,

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ANOTHER SUNDAY ROLLS BY

TGCC 274 FOR 5 OFFCHURCH 158 ALL OUT Scorecard: To follow 274 plays 158 doesn’t really constitute an exciting afternoon’s entertainment.  So this is a highlights package. It was close on 30 degrees at 2pm. It wasn’t going to get

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A KIND-OF-WIN THAT WON’T BE REMEMBERED

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TGCC 206 FOR 6  SHIPSTON ON STOUR 179 ALL OUT Scorecard – http://templegrafton.play-cricket.com/website/results/3109640 With a recruitment policy only slightly more sophisticated than that of the Royal Navy’s seventeenth century press-gang, Onens was talked into playing while heavily sedated with alcohol, thus

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SUNNY DAY DESCENDS INTO SCOREBOOK FIASCO

  BARFORD 221 for 8 TGCC 189 for 9 Perfect weather, a dry track and delightful opposition.  It’s 12:55 and the 1pm start is delayed as we have seven f***ing players.  Tom Husselby and George Wilcox have every excuse, being

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KILLIAN TURD SETS UP TOM’S MATCH WINNING 98

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TGCC 230 for 7 STANWAY 219 for 6 TGCC WIN BY 11 RUNS Let’s be honest, we tend to look for reasons to cancel the first game in April because it’s usually a grey, frigid affair with the thermometer seldom

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