New Net Practice Rules

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Following updated guidance from the ECB we are updating our usage policy For All A maximum of 6 people will be allowed on the ground at any one time.Session times will be increased to 1 hour with 15mins between sessions.The toilets will remain closed.No sharing of cricket balls.No saliva or sweat to be put onto balls.Bowler not to encroach into … Read More

Net Booking Arrangments

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PLEASE SEE LATEST ADVICE HERE: https://sherstonmagnacc.co.uk/new-net-practice-rules/ The Club wants to make its facilities available to our members (members will be acting as the representative of the club) in line with Government and ECB Guidelines and we will be allowing the booking of one net on the Astroturf nets from 23rd May 2020, 7 Days a week 10am-8pm. Bookings will be for 45 … Read More

Covid-19

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Hope you are all keeping well in these strange times. I’m sure like us you are all missing cricket and we hope to get out playing soon. We thought that we’d give you an update on what is happening at the club. Nets As some of you may have seen there has been some guidance from the ECB about how … Read More

Pipe Dreams

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Sherston Magna traveled to Spye Park on the last Saturday of the league fixtures in a match that if Sherston were to win then automatic promotion to the Wiltshire league division 4 would follow. The weather was set for early rain but then a clear afternoon was in forecast. Sherston won the toss and elected to bowl. The plan being … Read More

Debacle Avoided – Magna on the brink

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With just one game to go SMCC are on the brink of their first ‘proper’ promotion for many years and still have their fate in their own hands. A home game to lowly Goatacre certainly had that ‘banana skin’ feel to it. But any prospect of a debacle, was all but removed by a devastating spell of medium-pace bowling from … Read More

Promotion insight

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Saturday 17th August saw us travel to Erlestoke for what could be a season-defining contest. Sherston, second in the division and only 2 points ahead of rivals Erlestoke, with 3 games to play. With Captain Kutchera and Vice-Captain Dickenson both unavailable, Vice vice Captain Pegg led the Magna into battle. Erlestoke won the toss and asked Sherston to bat on … Read More

SIXES 2019

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We are holding our annual six-a-side tournament on Sunday (25th August). It starts at 10:30am, we’ve got 6 teams and the winners will be crowned around 5pm. Of course there is a bar, BBQ and lots to keep everyone entertained all day. Please come along and enjoy a fun day out at one of England’s most picturesque grounds!

Disappointing result at Westbury

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On 20th July, Sherston returned to cricket after boules weekend with a slightly rusty and disappointing loss to Westbury 2s by 8 wickets. Sherston lost the toss and were invited to bat on a pitch that was dry although there had been significant rain the day before and in the morning.Sherston started well enough with a solid opening partnership of … Read More

A win against Bathford

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A trip to Bathford on Saturday, 6th July marked the halfway point in the 2019 season for Sherston Magna. With Captain Kutchera losing the toss it appeared like Sherston could be sent into bat on a wicket that looked like it could cause some trouble however despite being bowled out for 48, and losing by 10 wickets, at the start … Read More

Magna Scorch Spye Park!

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Saturday saw the visit of Spye park to Pinkney Park. On a perfect summer day with a flat track and fast outfield on offer, the bowlers of both teams were willing their respective captains to win the toss and bat. Sherston’s J.K duly obliged. What came next, however, was not part of the script, James Harmer, opening alongside Chris Fisk … Read More