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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 1 Southend made a bad start, los... Read more...

All-rounder Asif on form

All-rounder Asif on form

28/11/2008, by in Sport

THE WEEKEND’S cricket matches saw wins for Thunderbirds and Emergency Services, the latter defeating Southend with just two balls to spare. Thunderbirds 100 for 3 Lerwick A 80 for 3 Thunderbirds batted first and they got off to a solid start, Asif Mohammad scoring a well-made 26 not out. The Le... Read more...

Fox leads the way in champions’ win

Fox leads the way in champions’ win

21/11/2008, by in Sport

INDOOR cricket league leaders Big Shots came unstuck at the weekend when they became the latest team to fall at the hands of champions Bressay Light. Southend and Thunderbirds were also winners of their games. Bressay Light 127 for 3 Big Shots 85 for 4 Bressay Light batted first with Stuart Fox a... Read more...

Swimmers record fine times

Swimmers record fine times

14/11/2008, by in Sport

THE SHETLAND age group swimming championships were held at the Clickimin pool at the weekend with some great races and many swimmers recording personal best times. In the 11/12 girls’ age group, Megan Nicolson (LK) won the butterfly, backstroke and individual medley (IM) and came second in the br... 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 1 Lerwick A batted first and made a steady start, but the ... Read more...

Straightforward wins as cricket league starts

Straightforward wins as cricket league starts

03/10/2008, by in Sport

THE INDOOR cricket league began at the weekend with convincing wins for Southend, Big Shots and reigning champions Bressay Light. Bressay Light 129 for 4 Thunderbirds 64 all out Bressay Light started off scoring quickly and running well until Michael Boxwell was run out for 20. The Thunderbirds... Read more...

Itaz shows secretary how to score

Itaz shows secretary how to score

04/07/2008, by in Sport

AT LAST the outdoor cricket season saw sunshine and light winds. Instead of hearing “I have not got enough thermals on” you heard the strange sound of people asking if anyone had any sunblock. The artificial wicket is playing very well this year with plenty of lift and movement for the bowlers.... Read more...