Bridgwater College in county link-up

Bridgwater Mercury: Bridgwater College in county link-up

2:00pm Friday 18th April 2014

BRIDGWATER College and Somerset County Cricket Club are to form an Educational Partnership to maximise participation in cricket and sport in the county and surrounding areas.

Bridgwater get ready for 2014 season

Bridgwater Mercury: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

3:41pm Monday 7th April 2014

BRIDGWATER Cricket Club begin preparations for the 2014 season with a series of friendlies starting this Saturday, the first XI travelling to Devon Premier side Bovey Tracey while the seconds WEPL newcomers North Petherton on Sunday at 1pm.

Bridgwater edged out in national final

Bridgwater Mercury: NET CALL: Pontardawe CC is inviting new players to come along pre-season training.

8:00am Saturday 29th March 2014

AN excellent performance throughout the day just wasn't enough to see Bridgwater over the line at the ECB National Indoor Finals day at Lords.In their Semi Final, Bridgwater beat the powerful pre-tournament favourites Broadstairs CC from Kent, scoring 147-5 after being inserted.

Bridgwater hoping for Lords triumph

Bridgwater Mercury: Chris Skidmore celebrates after taking Bridgwater's first wicket of the day. PHOTO: Andy Slocombe

2:00pm Friday 14th March 2014

BRIDGWATER Cricket Club will be hoping for third time lucky as they make their third appearance in five years in the ECB National Indoor Championship Finals Day at the MCC Cricket Academy at Lords, on Sunday March 16.

Village Cup deadline extended

Bridgwater Mercury: CRICKET: Anya Shrubsole picked for England

8:00am Sunday 12th January 2014

THE deadline for entries to the Davidstow Village Cup has been extended until Friday, January 31. The cup is a nationwide competition that culminates in a September showpiece final at Lord’s.

Wembdon celebrate successful season at league awards

Bridgwater Mercury: PHOTO: RICHARD Eckley (left) with former England Batsman and guest speaker Graham Thorpe.

8:00am Saturday 30th November 2013

WEMBDON Cricket Club have been awarded the Ladbrokes Merit Trophy for Somerset Club of the Year.

Roy Kerslake to attend Bridgwater & West Somerset AGM

Bridgwater Mercury: CRICKET: Anya Shrubsole picked for England

1:00pm Saturday 9th November 2013

FORMER player, captain and now president of Somerset County Cricket Club, Roy Kerslake, will be present at the club’s Bridgwater and West Somerset area annual meeting which is being held next week.

Over Stowey Cricket Club hold annual presentation

Bridgwater Mercury: AWARD winners

1:00pm Sunday 27th October 2013

OVER Stowey Cricket Club recently held their annual presentation evening at Over Stowey Village Hall.

Haggett earns new Kent contract

Bridgwater Mercury: Calum Haggett took 4-94

7:00am Wednesday 16th October 2013

CALUM Haggett’s cricketing career has been far from plain sailing.

Bridgwater Cricket Club hold awards evening

Bridgwater Mercury: AWARD winners

2:00pm Friday 4th October 2013

BRIDGWATER Cricket Club held its 181st anniversary dinner and presentation evening at the Blake Hall.

Cassie's a star in the making

Bridgwater Mercury: CASSIE Coombes

10:00am Friday 6th September 2013

A CRICKETER from Bridgwater has been celebrating a very successful season on the pitch, which saw her make her debut for the full Somerset Women’s team.

Seconds finish with narrow defeat

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

10:00am Thursday 5th September 2013

WEPL 2nd XI Premier 1 - Ashcott & Shapwick II 93 lost to Bath II 96-6 by 4 wkts

Ashcott fall just short against champions

Bridgwater Mercury: James Hayman beats the bat. PHOTO: Mike Lang

2:00pm Wednesday 4th September 2013

WEPL Premier 1 - Bath 223 beat Ashcott & Shapwick 213 by 10 runs

Coles closes in sparkling style

Bridgwater Mercury: Mike Coles hits out on his way to 65. PHOTO: Tom Smith

3:38pm Tuesday 3rd September 2013

WEPL Premier 1 - Bridgwater 307-9 beat Keynsham 226 by 81 runs

Ashcott ensure topflight status

Bridgwater Mercury: James Hayman beats the bat. PHOTO: Mike Lang

7:00am Friday 30th August 2013

WEPL Premier 1 - Ashcott & Shapwick 121-4 beat Ilminster 120 by 6 wkts

BIG MATCH - Kilve Cricket Club v President's XI

Bridgwater Mercury: BIG MATCH - Kilve Cricket Club v President's XI

2:00pm Thursday 29th August 2013

President's XI 246-7 Kilve 179-9

Puddy ton seals Wembdon's title

Bridgwater Mercury: SAM Puddy hit a match-winning century for Wembdon

10:17am Wednesday 28th August 2013

WEPL Somerset Division - Wembdon 280-5 beat Westlands 127 by 153 runs

Bridgwater slump to seventh defeat

Bridgwater Mercury: Ian Bishop. PHOTO: Denis Murphy

2:14pm Tuesday 27th August 2013

WEPL Premier 1 - Bridgwater 119 lost to Frocester 121-4 by 6 wkts

THE BIG MATCH - Bridgwater A overcome North Newton in low-scoring affair

Bridgwater Mercury: SIMON Best bowls for North Newton

1:00pm Tuesday 20th August 2013

Bridgwater A 119 North Newton 103

Gange helps Bridgwater to victory in rain-reduced contest

Bridgwater Mercury: Chris Gange looked in good touch on his league debut for Bridgwater. PHOTO: Andy Slocombe

12:33pm Tuesday 20th August 2013

Bridgwater 195-5 Downend 179

THE BIG MATCH - The Dave Palmer Memorial Trophy:

Bridgwater Mercury: RICH Gower bats for the Chairman's XI

8:00am Wednesday 14th August 2013

Wembdon Chairman's XI 233-8 Wembdon President XI 221

Ashcott & Shapwick 209-9 beat Keynsham 157-7 by 52 runs

Bridgwater Mercury: Ashcott and Shapwick win National Knock Out opener

9:00am Tuesday 13th August 2013

A BRILLIANT innings of 95 from Will Sobczak helped relegation-threatened Ashcott and Shapwick to a vital 52-run victory over Keynsham on Saturday.

West of England 2nd XI Premier 1 - Corsham 227 beat Bridgwater 126 by 101 runs

Bridgwater Mercury: Ian Bishop. PHOTO: Denis Murphy

12:21pm Monday 12th August 2013

BRIDGWATER II’s defence of their WEPL 2nd XI Premier 1 title suffered a huge setback on Saturday, as a batting collapse saw them fall to a 101-run defeat at the hands of Corsham.

WEPL Premier 1 - Corsham 158-9 Bridgwater 156

Bridgwater Mercury: Mike Coles hits out on his way to 65. PHOTO: Tom Smith

12:18pm Monday 12th August 2013

BRIDGWATER suffered their third final-over defeat of the season on Saturday, as they went down by two runs to relegation-threatened Corsham.

Skidmore takes two wickets on Unicorns debut at Lords

Bridgwater Mercury: Chris Skidmore celebrates after taking Bridgwater's first wicket of the day. PHOTO: Andy Slocombe

12:17pm Monday 12th August 2013

BRIDGWATER seamer Chris Skidmore enjoyed a successful debut for the ECB Unicorns on Sunday in their YB40 match against Middlesex at Lords.

WEPL Premier 1, 2nd XI - Weston 126 Bridgwater 127-4

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

11:00am Tuesday 6th August 2013

BRIDGWATER 2nds maintained their 100% home record with a six wicket victory on Saturday.

WEPL Somerset Division Wembdon 261-7 Ilton 126

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

3:31pm Monday 5th August 2013

WEMBDON edged closer to promotion with a 135-run victory on Saturday.

WEPL, Premier 1 - Bridgwater 106-2 Ilminster 100

Bridgwater Mercury: Chris Gange continued his good form with an unbeaten 49

3:29pm Monday 5th August 2013

A DEADLY display from Bridgwater’s bowlers powered the league holders to a comfortable eight-wicket victory over Ilminster in a rain-reduced contest on Saturday.

Ashcott's National Twenty20 run comes to an end

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

8:43am Tuesday 30th July 2013

ASHCOTT and Shapwick’s fine run in the National Twenty20 Knockout Cup came to end on Sunday as they were comfortably beaten by nine wickets by Frocester.

Somerset Shrubbery Cricket League round-up

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

12:21pm Wednesday 24th July 2013

WEMBDON Academy produced a run-fest this weekend as they thrashed Cranmore by 317-runs in Division 8N of the Somerset Cricket League.

Corsham 236 Ashcott 236

Bridgwater Mercury: Cheating Amir flouts cricket ban in Croydon

9:00am Tuesday 23rd July 2013

ASHCOTT and Shapwick's James Haggett scrambled a single from the final ball of the match to seal a nail-biting tie in their match against Corsham.

Wembdon II 106 Burnham 106

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

2:00pm Monday 22nd July 2013

WEMBDON'S Tom Lott was the hero on Saturday as he took the final Burnham wicket in match's penultimate over to seal a dramatic tie.

WEPL Premier 1 - Bridgwater 231 beat Bath 197 by 34 runs.

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

9:00am Monday 22nd July 2013

A PARTNERSHIP of 142 between Mitch Windsor and Stuart Butt helped Bridgwater to a 34-run victory over league-leaders Bath at North Parade on Saturday.

Somerset Shrubbery League round-up

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

9:00am Wednesday 17th July 2013

A MAGNIFICENT 129 from B Edwards helped Chilton Polden 2nds to a 134-run victory over Belvedere 2nds in the Somerset Cricket League Division 8N.

WEPL Somerset Division - Wembdon 239 Wellington 236

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

2:00pm Monday 15th July 2013

WEMBDON extended their lead at the top of the WEPL Somerset Division to 43 points with a narrow 3-run victory over second-placed Wellington.

WEPL Premier One - Bridgwater 327-6, Ashcott and Shapwick 242

Bridgwater Mercury: Andy Hallaran drives the ball during his knock of 41. PHOTO: Tom Smith

12:00pm Monday 15th July 2013

A CENTURY from Merv Hallaran powered Bridgwater to an 85-run victory over Ashcott and Shapwick on a sweltering day at The Parks on Saturday.

Somerset Shrubbery League Round-up

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

9:00am Friday 12th July 2013

A REMARKABLE spell of bowling from J Gardner fired Chilton Polden to a 64-run victory over Watchet 2nds in Division 7 of the Somerset Cricket League on Saturday.

WEPL Premier One 2nd XI - Bristol II 220-7, Ashcott and Shapwick II 94

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

2:00pm Wednesday 10th July 2013

ASHCOTT and Shapwick II fell to a 126-run defeat against Bristol on Saturday.

WEPL Premier One - Ashcott and Shapwick 154 all out lost to Bristol 155-2 by eight wickets

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

11:00am Wednesday 10th July 2013

A POOR batting performance from the top-order proved damaging as Ashcott and Shapwick slumped to an eight-wicket defeat to Bristol on Saturday.

Wembdon II 321 -5 beat South Petherton 215 – 7 by 106 runs

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

2:00pm Tuesday 9th July 2013

A FLUENT batting display from Wembdon II sealed a 106-run victory over South Petherton on Saturday.

WEPL, Somerset division Wembdon 208-9, Bishops Lydeard 169

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

9:00am Tuesday 9th July 2013

WEMBDON survived a scare against Bishops Lydeard to remain top of the table with a 39-run victory on Saturday.

WEPL Premier 1, 2nd XI Taunton St Andrews 136, Bridgwater 138-1

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

3:00pm Monday 8th July 2013

BRIDGWATER 2nds cruised to nine-wicket victory on Saturday, thanks to destructive half-centuries from Ian Bishop and Liam Kitch.

WEPL, Premier One -Taunton St Andrews 255-8, Bridgwater 168

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

2:00pm Monday 8th July 2013

A MIDDLE-ORDER collapse summoned Bridgwater to an 87-run defeat at the hands of Taunton St Andrews at the Wyvern Club on Saturday.

Somerset Shrubbery League round-up

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

2:00pm Friday 5th July 2013

North Petherton won a thriller against Middlezoy in Division 1, holding on by just one run.

Wembdon II 187 - 9 beat North Perrott II 186 - 9 by one wicket

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

2:00pm Wednesday 3rd July 2013

WEMBDON II came out on the winning side of a thrilling match on Saturday, as they crept home by just one wicket against North Perrott.

New bowling covers at Bridgwater Cricket Club

Bridgwater Mercury: New bowling covers at Bridgwater Cricket Club

9:00am Wednesday 3rd July 2013

BRIDGWATER Cricket Club took ownership of a new set of Bowling Covers recently, thanks to the generous sponsorship of MailaDoc and a successful grant application to the ECB/Somerset Cricket Board.

Wembdon 304-8 beat Staplegrove 212 all out by 92 runs

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

9:00am Wednesday 3rd July 2013

WEMBDON strengthened their position at the top of the WEPL Somerset Division with a 92-run victory over Staplegrove on Saturday.

Weston super Mare II 192-1 beat Ashcott & Shapwick II 191-6 by nine wickets

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

2:00pm Tuesday 2nd July 2013

A BELOW strength Ashcott & Shapwick II suffered a heavy defeat nine wicket defeat to Weston on Saturday.

WEPL Premier One - Ashcott and Shapwick 132-0 beat Ilminster 131 all out by ten wickets

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

9:00am Tuesday 2nd July 2013

ASHCOTT and Shapwick claimed their third successive league victory with a ten-wicket demolition of Ilminster on Saturday.

Bridgwater II 178-9 lost to Frocester II 182-4 by six wickets

Bridgwater Mercury: Falmouth register back to back wins on the road

2:00pm Monday 1st July 2013

A BEN Whitemore half-century wasn’t enough for Bridgwater as they crashed to a six-wicket defeat at Frocester on Saturday.






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