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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 2 The Big Shots innings got off to a flyin... Read more...

Brae skittled out for a paltry 25

Brae skittled out for a paltry 25

06/03/2009, by in Sport

The weekend’s indoor cricket action saw Brae tumble to 25 all out against Big Shots, who knocked off the required runs in only four overs. Elsewhere Emergency Services comfortably defeated Lerwick A, while Brae recovered to take full points against Lerwick B. Brae 25 all out Big Shots 26 for 1... Read more...

Southend leave it late for victory

Southend leave it late for victory

27/02/2009, by in Sport

The best match last week in the indoor cricket league was between Emergency Service and Southend, with the latter winning with just two balls remaining. The other games saw Services blow away Lerwick B and Bressay Light defeat Thunderbirds. Bressay Light 129 for 3 Thunderbirds 104 for 3 Bres... Read more...

Big Shots hit Thunderbirds for 119 runs

Big Shots hit Thunderbirds for 119 runs

20/02/2009, by in Sport

Big Shots lived up their name in the weekend’s indoor cricket action, running up a massive score against Thunderbirds and limiting their opponents to a paltry total in reply. The other match was also fairly one-sided, Southend bowling Lerwick B out for 38 and scoring the required runs in only four... Read more...

Cricket teams score heavily in league matches

Cricket teams score heavily in league matches

30/01/2009, by in Sport

The latest indoor cricket matches resulted in comfortable wins for Big Shots, Southend and Bressay Light and a hard-fought victory for Lerwick B over Brae. Big Shots 120 for 4 Emer. Services 67 for 3 Big Shots batted first and got off to a fast start with Guy Nightingale and Magnus Bray scoring q... Read more...

Big Shots pile on runs against Lerwick B

Big Shots pile on runs against Lerwick B

16/01/2009, by in Sport

The weekend’s cricket matches saw yet another victory for Bressay Light, while Big Shots demolished Lerwick B and Southend also picked up a win. Big Shots 161 for 3 Lerwick B 86 for 2 Big Shots batted first and got off to a quick start with both openers running well between the wickets. The Ler... Read more...

Puddings delight in annual test match victory

Puddings delight in annual test match victory

31/12/2008, by in Sport

THERE was a good turn out of cricketers for the annual Unst Festive Test Match held in the Unst Leisure Centre. Two teams of 10 were drawn out of the hat. First names out were captains Adam Priest of Priesty’s Puddings and Paul Williams of Williams Wallopers. Adam won the toss and opted to bat fir... 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 3 In 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...