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GRAFTON SPIN IT TO WIN IT

TGCC 167 all out TANWORTH & CAMP HILL 154 all out   They say that the weather affects your mood, at 1pm on Saturday 10 unenthusiastic players (plus badger) took to the field in cold, windy & cloudy conditions at

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RECORDS CRASH AS GRAFTON WALLOP CATNEY

TGCC 301 for 3 CATHERINE DE BARNES 126 all out   Grafton took a massive step towards safety in their fight from relegation with a resounding win against bottom of the table Catherine de Barnes. With Fridays predicted biblical downpour

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ADLESTROP BEATEN DESPITE THE ABSENT PEDLESTROP

ADLESTROP 164 all out TGCC 160 for 6 (revised target 157)   Grafton’s first league visit to high flying Adlestrop was a wet affair, with rain all day Friday, but with a strong drying wind we were game on.  On

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GRAFTON WIN IN FIGHT FOR SURVIVAL

TGCC 276 for 8 WOODBOURNE 192 all out   With Grafton struggling to get out of the relegation zone this year, the home fixture against third from bottom Woodbourne had all the makings of the archetypal relegation “50 pointer”. With

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LAME GRAFTON LIMP TO LOSS

LEAIINGTON IV 222 for 7 TGCC 160 all out Grafton visited high flying Leamington hoping to build on last week’s two wicket tense win against Stoneleigh.  Killian called correctly and inserted Leamington, following the successful chasing formula from the previous

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FAS COME OUT ON TOP IN TIGHT ONE

TGCC 216 all out FAS 219 for 9 A thrilling afternoon’s cricket at the GCG as we welcomed long standing visitors FAS for their 37th visit to Temple Grafton. So often these declaration games peter out, or are won at

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HARRIS HEROICS SEE GRAFTON HOME

STONELEIGH 98 all out TGCC 102 for 8 With Grafton teetering around the relegation zone, things got serious as captain Killian called some pre game fielding practice and a Churchillian team talk for the visit of Stoneleigh, in an epic

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SUN BRINGS A WIN FOR GRAFTON

TGCC 186 for 7 WARDENS III 169 for 9 Temple Grafton’s upturn in form continued on Saturday with a hard fought win away at Kenilworth Wardens 3rd XI, a result that moves Grafton out of the bottom two at the half

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BIDFORD CLAIM BRAGGING RIGHTS

BIDFORD 231 a/o TGCC 157 for 4 12 players selected. Start in the field with 10 including neither of your planned opening bowlers. A typical Grafton Sunday was underway. With the skipper on DofE duty, the supply captain came in

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MYSTERY SPINNER ENSURES TIGHT FINISH

Russeller strokes another sumptuous blow

BAYSHILL CC 148 for 6 TGCC 150 for 7 TGCC won by 3 wickets Some fixture cock-up shenanigans had us pitted against a pleasant bunch from somewhere round Cheltenham who fielded a team with a considerably wider age distribution than

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