Monthly Archives: June 2017

Silchester vs Bentworth Match Report – 24th June 2017

BCC 124 all out; Silchester 128 – 0 It would be fair to say that over recent seasons, Bentworth Cricket Club and winning cricket matches have been distant cousins, only rarely on speaking terms. So a trip to top of the table and as yet unbeaten Silchester was akin to an invite to a family… Read more

BCC v Ashford Hill 17th June 2017

A searingly hot summer Saturday brought BCC’s 6th full match of the season and with it their 7th wicket keeper – Mr. James Harding stepping in on this occasion at short notice. And with it came an early chance to show off his batting thanks to a change of tactics from skip. A flurry of… Read more

Bentworth vs East Woodhay Match Report – 10th June 2017

Another game, another chase. Winning this weeks coin toss, skip (through judgement or hope) decided on putting the opposition in first after absorbing the conditions at Holt End. Just like previous weeks, the upper order of the opposing team played with fire and won. Mr McGrath provided his usual rhythm with his usual homogeneous figures…. Read more

Holybourne vs Bentworth C.C. Match Report – 3rd June 2017

After our run chase the previous week, Nick was back out in the middle to carry out his feud with the coin  on what promised to be a lovely day. Sadly, the coin still had the upper hand on the new skip and the oppo decided have a go with the bat first. A great… Read more

Bentworth v Sherfield On Loddon 27th May 2017

Bentworth won the toss and put them in on a dampish green grassy wicket at home. The bowlers got into their work with Ken and Nick opening up. Wickets taken at regular intervals starting with Nick taking a splendid catch off Ken’s bowling with a back pedalling effort at mid off landing in comical fashion… Read more