19th September 2018
Established 1872. Online since 1996.

Posts tagged with Cricketing

Bressay Light secure indoor cricket title again

Bressay Light secure indoor cricket title again

21/04/2009, by in Sport

A rare defeat for Bressay Light in the weekend's indoor cricket matches, going down to Southend, was not enough to stop the all-conquering side clinching another title. The action also saw two wins for Big Shots and a victory for Thunderbirds.Bressay Light 62 all out Southend 63 for 3Bressa... Read more...

Holliday’s fine innings sees Lerwick A home

Holliday’s fine innings sees Lerwick A home

27/03/2009, by in Sport

Lerwick B won the battle of the town cricket sides, defeating Lerwick A with Dave Holliday unbeaten on 44, while Southend and Bressay Light also won their matches.Big Shots 80 for 3 Bressay Light 81 for no wicketBig Shots batted first and put on a steady opening partnership until Guy Nigh... Read more...

Lerwick B edge battle of the town sides

Lerwick B edge battle of the town sides

13/03/2009, by in Sport

The best match in the indoor cricket league saw Lerwick B clinch victory over Lerwick A with one over to spare. Elsewhere Big Shots and Bressay Light predictably saw off the challenge of Thunderbirds and Brae.Big Shots 135 for 2 Thunderbirds 92 for 2The Big Shots innings got off to a flyin... Read more...

Bressay relentless in title search

Bressay relentless in title search

19/12/2008, by in Sport

THERE appears to be no stopping the Bressay Light cricket team as they romped to yet another easy win at the weekend, this time against Lerwick A. The other two matches were much closer, with Thunderbirds defeating South­end and Big Shots outscoring Lerwick B.Southend 81 for 3 Thunderbirds 82 for... Read more...

Bressay Light cricketers open eight-point gap

Bressay Light cricketers open eight-point gap

12/12/2008, by in Sport

LAST weekend’s indoor cricket matches saw wins for Emergency Services, Thunderbirds and Bressay Light.Emergency Services 74 for 2 Lerwick B 71 for 3In a match reduced to nine overs per side, Emergency Services batted first. Andrew Cooper and Neville Davis started well until Cooper was first p... Read more...

Impressive scoring by Bressay Light cricketers

Impressive scoring by Bressay Light cricketers

05/12/2008, by in Sport

BRESSAY Light secured another two victories in the indoor cricket league at the weekend, routinely defeating Southend and Lerwick B. The other match was closer with Emergency Services seeing off the challenge of Thunderbirds.Southend 71 for 5 Bressay Light 72 for 1Southend made a bad start, los... Read more...

Big Shots’victory means they stay on top

Big Shots’victory means they stay on top

07/11/2008, by in Sport

BIG Shots had two fairly routine victories in the weekend’s indoor cricket fixtures, beating Lerwick A and Southend, while Lerwick B made it home against Thunderbirds in the final over of their match.Lerwick A 70 for 3 Big Shots 72 for 1Lerwick A batted first and made a steady start, but the ... Read more...