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"2014 Award Winners"

1st Team Batting - Matt Ball
1st Team Bowling - John Potter
1st Team Fielding - Matt Ball
1st Team Players Player - John Potter
2nd Team Batting - Dave Buck
2nd Team Bowling - Ian Cunningham
2nd Team Fielding - Miles Lambert
2nd Team Players Player - Prak Veerasamy
Sixes Trophy - Liam Bishop
Champagne Moment - Danny Walsh
Junior of the Year - James Leonard
Clubman - Nigel Gilbertson

"Final League Tables and Scorecards"

For League returned scorecards see here:


For Legue Tables see here


"Week 21 Results - Another one for the award boards / Few more runs needed on best strip of the year"

Saxton 133/ 0 (M Ball 59*, L Bishop 58*)
Kirk Hammerton 133 All out

The partnership of 133 was the 15th highest 1st team partnership since 1990 see here..

Saxton A 167/6
Old Mods 170/5


Please could we get nominations for 1st and 2nd team players player, fielder and clubman for the 2014 season. Could these go to the captains or Steve Hills.

"DINNER 4th Oct"

Please could everybody let Chris know how many tickets you want for the dinner during this week

"The return of the match report"

Saxtons "cub" reporter returns to the action with a Saxton vs Milford match report. Can we get a few more before the season is out ?

"WYACC Final"

Huge game at Saxton on Sunday as Aire Wharfedale take on Yokr seniors in the final of the WYACC. Please come down and see some proper cricket finally played at the ground.

"A fine win before the rain came / The rain came before the chance of a win"

Saxton 54/2
Ledsham 55 All out (Steve Hills 4 for 6)

Saxton A DNB
Shadwell A 75/3

"Nominations for awards"

Could members give there nominations for the following awards (Fielder / Players player / Clubman) to the team captains or Steve Hills.... thank you

"Week 19 Results - Couldnt chase it down / Finally we make a score"

Saxton - 97 all out
South Milford -155/5

Saxton A - 173/8
Wetherby A - 159/8

"Week 18 Results - Great team effort / Not enough runs on the board

Saxton 149/7
Whixley 110 all out

Saxton A - 80 all out
Wetherby A - 82/2

"Week 17 Results - Some weeks best forgotton / Simon Wedding gets in the way

Saxton - 33 all out
Church fenton - 35/3

Saxton A - Conceded

"Week 16 Results - Just couldnt contain the big hitters

Saxton - 143 all out
East Keswick - 217/9

Saxton A - 117 All out
Old Leos A - 251/6

"Week 15 Results - Not the best of weeks... but good news in Borrowdale returning to action !!! and thanks to the 4 who came out for their 1st game of cricket in the 2nds"

Saxton - 95 odd all out
HIllam - 136 all out

Saxton A - 70 all out
Barwick A - 161 All out

"Week 14 Results - A great chase / Unfufilled chances.."

Saxton - 170/4 (Steve Hills 51, Jon Potter 52*)
Crossgates - 167/9

Saxton A - Couldnt get a side out ... sorry to Headingley Bramhope
Headingley Bramhope

"Mid-season averages"

The mid- season averages have now been posted that run to the end of June. Who might win the bowling, is anybody going to hit more than a couple of sixes, any late runners for the duck cup?

Averages are here

Thanks to Gareth for creating and Al for posting to the server

"Week 13 Results"

Saxton - No Result
Scholes - No result

Saxton A - No Result
St Chads B - No Result

A total of 13 balls completed between the two games meant that we were at least able to watch the golf and get ready for the U9 festival. Good luck to Prak and the boys for tomorrows U9 festival.

"Week 12 Results"

Saxton 141 all out
Garforth Parish Church 143/2

Saxton A - conceded due to stag doi
Garforth Parish Church A

Saxton A 71 all out
Garforth Parish Church A72ish / 4

1st lost, 2nds called off due to stag do... then with a significant amount of hangovers they lost the cup final to garforth parish church and their junior ringer (But to fair they played...results and scorecard to follow

"Week 11 Results"

Saxton 39/1
Thorner Mex 135/10

Saxton A 98 all out
Long Marston 147/9

1st Drew as it rained then 2nds lost again...results and scorecard to follow

"Saxton Cricket Club Fundraising Golf Day"

Scarthingwell Golf Course
Friday 1st August
Tee off from 13.30
Followed by BBQ, Prize giving and Quiz at the Greyhound

Prizes for (donations needed) ; Nearest the Pin, Longest Drive, Oveerall Winner, Wooden Spoon
18 holes - £20, BBQ & Quiz - £5

Registration Deadline of 20th July. Money to be paid to Simon Shacklady

"On the boards"

With a pretty special bowling performance Prak Veerasamy managed to get himself up on the awards board for Best Bowling and 5 Wickets Club. From the clubs records Praks bowling on saturday was the first time a club member has taken 7 wickets in a saturday league game for the club in 5 years...outstanding.

Who will be next?

"Week 10 Results - Didnt bowl well enough / Super-prak / In to Semis"

Saxton 159/9
Kirk Hammerton 161/5


Old Mods A 54 All out (P veerasamy 7/19)
Saxton A 55/1

Match Report

Rufforth A 95 All Out
Saxton A 96/2 (I Cunningham 55)

"Week 9 Results - Crushing win / crushing loss"

Saxton 70 odd for 1
Ledsham 70 odd all out


Shadwell A 140 all out
Saxton A 120 all out

"Week 8 Results - WASHOUT

"Week 7 Results - Last over loss / And the 2nds finally win a game (In cup)"


Saxton 142/5
Whixley 145/5


Saxton A 93?
Wetherby A 94/3?


Wetherby A 61 All out
Saxton A 62/1

"Week 6 Results - Rain / Cup runs over"

League (no play due to rain)

Saxton vs Church Fenton
Saxton A vs Meanwood


Saxton A 90 odd
Garforth PC A 91 odd and won by 4 overs

Saxton 86?
Church Fenton 96? and won by about 10 runs


"Week 5 Results - 1st win / 2nds lose / stuffed by Preston in Cup"

Saxton 223/8 (Matt Ball 93)
East Keswick 196 all out


Saxton A 188/4 (Nigel Gilbertson 81*)
Old Leos 189/3

Saxton 61 All Out
Great Preston 60 odd for None


"Week 4 Results - 1st team rained off / 2nds get their first points"

Saxton vs Hillam - No result

Saxton A108/8
Barwick A 44/4

Then it rained cats and dogs

"Week 3 Results - 1st team win / 2nds 130% better"

Saxton 121/3 (Liam Bishop 75odd*)
Crossgates 120 All out

Match Report Scorecard

Saxton A 56 all out (Ian Cunningham 5/21)
Headingley A 206/9

"Week 2 Results - Both teams Stuffed"

Saxton 91 All out (Jon Potter 50, John Potter 5/34)
Scholes 215/9

Match Report Scorecard

Saxton A 24 all out
St Chads B 25/0

"Week 1 Results - 1sts win / 2nds lose"

Saxton 119 All out
Garforth 72 All Out (Dan Hewer 5 for 17)

Match Report Scorecard

Saxton A 166 all out (Ian Cunningham 67)
Garforth A 170/4


This Saturday (12th) @ 10... Please can all come and help out for a few hours.... If the weather is good even a chance of a net afterwards.


To Liam for being named in the League Betty Chadderton Squad...

"U9 and U11 Coaching Courses"

Think Cricket Elite is offering the following courses

The courses range from 2 & 3 day coaching camps, week long coaching camps and small group masterclass coaching. 1 to 1 sessions are available upon request.

The first 2014 course is a February half term course held at Boston Spa School (2 day) & Harrogate High chool (3 day), details of all the courses can be found here

These courses are for 6-13 year olds and teach basic cricket skills to beginners as well as more advanced skills to experienced players. Technical drills, games and nets are all included in the courses.

If you’d like to book a place on any of my courses throughout the year
please visit the website @ www.think-cricket.co.uk

"U9 and U11 Winter Nets"

Prak has booked the winter nets for the junior. They are at: Brigshaw High School and Language College, Brigshaw Lane, Allerton Bywater, Castleford, WsF10 2HR


Start Date : 25th Feb 2014
Time : 5:30 - 6:30 p.m
Length : 10 weeks till 8th April 2014.
Cost : £30 flat fee for all 10 weeks.

"Club Positions for 2014"

Thank you for all those who made it for one of the shortest AGMs on record:

Chairman - TBC
Secretary - Ian Cunningham
Treasurer - Alan Tyson
Charity Trustees - Alan Tyson / Chris Dennison / Gareth Bottomley
Pavilion Manager - Mike Dennison
Fixtures Secretary - Chris Dennison
Social Secretary - Jane Dennison
Membership Secretary - Ian Cunningham
Groundstaff - Pete Snowdon / Alan Tyson / Nigel Gilbertson
Junior Welfare Officer - Dave Buck
U11s Coach - Vicky Hill (Tbc)
U9s Coach - Prak Veerasamy
1st team Captain - Jon Potter
1st team Vice Captain - Matt Ball
2nd team Captain - Ian Cunningham
2nd team Vice Captain - Nigel Gilbertson
Thursday Night Captain - TBC
Frendlies Captain - Chris Dennison

To see Club Rules agreed at AGM click here.
To see Club Constitution agreed at AGM click here.

"Division 2 Bowling Winner"

Congratulations to Steve Hills for winning the Division 2 Bowling Award. To see other previous winners of league awards click here.

"Indoor Cricket "

.If you would like to play or captain any week please get in touch with Ian Cunningham....first come first served

Here are the rest of the fixtures for 2013..

Thurs 10th Oct 7:45 - LOST
Thurs 17th Oct 6:30
Wed 23rd Oct 7:45 - WON
Thurs 31st Oct 6:30 - LOST to 5 15 year olds
Mon 3rd Nov 9:00 - LOST
Thurs 14th Nov 7:45 - LOST
Thurs 21th Nov 6:30
Wed 27th Nov 7:45 - WON
Thurs 5th Dec 6:30 - LOST
Mon 8th Nov 9:00

"Saxton Awards Boards"

These have now updated with the 2013 winners. Click Here to view them within Club History


A thank you to all the people and companies who gave up their time to create another successful dinner.

"2013 Award Winners"

1st Team Batting - Matt Ball
1st Team Bowling - Steve Hills
1st Team Fielding - Matt Ball
1st Team Players Player - Steve Hills
2nd Team Batting - Dave Buck
2nd Team Bowling - Ian Cunningham
2nd Team Fielding - Chris Johnston
2nd Team Players Player - Prak Veerasamy
Sixes Trophy - Steve Hills
Champagne Moment - Joe Ball
Most Improved Junior - George Fletcher
Junior of the Year -James Leonard
Clubman - Nigel Gilbertson

"2012 Award Winners"

1st Team Batting - John Potter
1st Team Bowling - Steve Parker-Harrison
1st Team Fielding - Harry Fletcher
1st Team Players Player - John Potter
2nd Team Batting - Dave Buck
2nd Team Bowling - Ian Cunningham
2nd Team Fielding - Keith Bayston
2nd Team Players Player - Tom Dennison
Sixes Trophy - Liam Bishop and Ian Cunningham
Single Wicket - Matt Ball
Champagne Moment - Dan Gilbertson
Most Improved Junior - James Leonard
Junior of the Year - George Fletcher
Clubman - Mike Dennison

"New Players"

Saxton cricket club are looking for a some new players for both of the senior teams and juniors of all ages. If you are interested in joining Saxton Cricket club and enjoying the benefits of a new pavilion, high quality square and outfield, and most importantly a great pub in the village please contactus@saxtoncc.co.uk

"Opening Ceremony Pictures"

Thanks to Prack for the hundreds of opening ceremony pictures. They can be viewed on our gallery here or on the slideshow below


Saxton CC Kit for Sale"

Before we order some more Saxton branded Kit, we just need to get rid of a bit of the old stock. Below is the kit that is left and the prices. Make us an offer for multiple items..... If you would like any kit please speak to Chris Dennison or to either of the captains Jon / Ian


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