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Seconds Climb Table With Fine Team Performance

Woodhall Spa 1st XI succumbed to a seven wicket home defeat to Grantham on Saturday in the Lincs ECB Premier League.After winning the toss, skipper Jack Luffman elected to bat first on another good batting surface and he would have been disappointed in his side’s total for just 200, particularly after being 145-3 at one stage and after a delightful and classy hundred form Prasanna Jayawardena.The innings started badly with both Ollie Caswell and Harsha Vithana both adjudged LBW but then 90...

June 11, 2018 12:00 am

Firsts Climb To Fourth

Woodhall Spa 1stXI returned to winning ways on Saturday with an 83 run victory away at Market Deeping in the Lincolnshire ECB Premier League and with it propelled itself to fourth in the table.On an overcast and humid day and with a green looking pitch home captain Dave Sargeant elected to bowl first on winning toss which meant the Spa’s teenage opening partnership of Henry Wilson (17 years old) and Ollie Caswell (15years old) would be really tested, especially with the experienced left-ar...

June 4, 2018 12:00 am

Firsts Claim Convincing Win

Woodhall Spa 1stXI recorded a convincing eight wicket victory over Louth in the Lincs ECB Premier League on Saturday.Captain Jack Luffman and Joe Irving returned to the starting 11 and the former lost the toss as the visiting skipper decided to take first use of what was another belting batting track at Jubilee Park. However, Spa opening bowlers Irving and Alex King produced fine and tight opening spells with the former taking the first wicket to fall. From that point a careful but promising par...

May 21, 2018 12:00 am

Under 11s Win Away

The under-11s were in action last night away at Grantham and after a fine all round team performance they were full of smiles for this team picture with coach Adam Barker after the match.

May 15, 2018 12:00 am

Two Abandoned, One Defeat

Saturday’s fixtures in the Lincolnshire ECB Premier League and the SLBL Premier Division for Woodhall Spa’s 1st and 2nd XIs both fell foul to the afternoon rain and abandonments were forced.Away at Bourne, the 1stXI, led by Prassana Jayawardena for the first time, had what must be described as a difficult time as the home side posted a mammoth 297-6 from its 50 overs before the wet weather arrived before the Spa could start its reply.Spa’s bowlers and fielders will undoubtedly ...

May 14, 2018 12:00 am

Scoley Taxis The Lanc In The Sun

Long time committee member Andy Scoley finally got his turn to 'taxi' in one of the very few remaining Lancaster Bombers at East Kirby on Saturday.Andy was the winning bidder for the lot at the Club's bi-annual Auction Pledge Night last year. Andy was thrilled with the experience and said his respect for the crew went up a 'further notch or two'.The Club would like to thank the following sponsors for help making this happen:Peter Jackson Cabinet MakersWoodhall Spa Print &...

May 8, 2018 12:00 am

Mixed Weekend Of Fortunes

The Bank Holiday weekend of cricket at Jubilee Park brought with it some much awaited sunshine and a plethora of cricketing action.Unfortunately the 2ndXI’s game at Long Sutton was cancelled on Friday due to drainage problems on the ground so it was Jack Luffman’s 1stXI in action on Saturday as they hosted Sleaford in the Lincs ECB Premier League.Despite winning the toss and electing to bat first, Spa didn’t have their best of days and were to eventually lose comfortably by fiv...

May 8, 2018 12:00 am

Fantasy League Week 2 Update

With just one game played over the weekend it was a low scoring so Sam Cherry remains in top spot and Club Captain Jack Luffman is holding up the rest!!See Eppo's email for the draw for the cup competition with Round 1 taking place this week.

May 1, 2018 12:00 am

Sunday Seconds Succomb To Sleaford

Three out of four of Woodhall Spa Cricket Club’s scheduled fixtures fell foul to the wet weather over the weekend but Adam Barker’s Wanderers 2ndXI did manage to complete its fixture away at its Sleaford counterparts.On a cold, damp, dull and somewhat miserable April Sunday, Barker won the toss and invited the strong looking hosts to bat first. His side stuck to their tasks well throughout the 40 overs in unappealing and difficult conditions. Opening bowlers Will Sharpe (1-55) and Jo...

April 30, 2018 12:00 am