Devon County Seniors Cricket Club

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DCSCC Friendly XI v WILTSHIRE on THURSDAY August 20th at South Devon CC...Start at 12am

 

DCSCC Friendly XI v Wiltshire (home) at South Devon CC on AUGUST 20th...meet 11-15am, Start 12 noon  (O'70's have priority first please)...Tom Stanton, Mike Seal, Paul Berman, Pete Rose, Richard Coe, Barry Flicker, Andy Rose (Capt') (7)...*STILL AWAITING CONFIRMATION FROM WILTSHIRE. 

DCSCC Friendly XI v Somerset (away) on September 1st...venue Wembdon CC (JNCT 24 Bridgwater) (O'60's - 70's)

DCSCC Friendly XI v Wiltshire (away)  venue TBC also a date in September?

DCSCC Friendly XI v Bideford & Westwood Hoe sometime in September? 

* Gentlemen, for all these games, please apply to Andy Rose or Paul Berman via Emai....thank youl

Sadly Ladies & Gentlemen the postponement of the 'David Shepherd Luncheon' on October 6th

It is with great regret that the DSCT Committee has decided to postpone this event until next year, due to uncertainty of Guest speakers, Social distancing and how many we would be allowed to seat at this venue. So please mark early October 2021 in your diaries, for your support of this worthy cause, Devons young cricketers.

DCSCC Friendly XI WIN by 35 runs at Bovey Tracey CC v Somerset Seniors

MATCH  REPORT by Andy Rose..Devon WIN local derby v Somerset...Somerset travelled to Bovey Tracey for a friendly in the heat on Tuesday. Batting first all the Devon batsmen contributed between 16 & 20 runs around the chief scorers Eddie Clarke (45 rt'd exhaustion)  and our new transfer from Somerset, Norman Botton (35 n.o.) with some lusty blows at the end of the innings as Devon closed on 168 for 5 from 40 overs. Somerset struggled in the early part of their reply & failed to score quickly against all the bowlers, though had wickets in hand at the half way point. Then as they tried to increase their scoring rate Keith Bell (8-2-26-5) and Mike Giles (8-1-34-3) began to apply the brakes & take wickets regularly, supported by three smart catches in the field by Martin Wright. In the end Devon ran out comfortable winners as Somerset were bowled out for 133 with 7 balls to spare. 

A BIG thank you to Somerset Seniors for travelling down to play, DCSCC players for supporting the match, and the return game will be on September 1st at Wembdon CC. 

 

Raise FREE FUNDS every time you SHOP online...already money coming in!

Registered as  'Devon County Seniors Cricket Club'  this is an easy way to ADD FUNDS for the Club, by doing your shopping online through  easyfundraising.

1) Every time you shop online, go to  easyfundraising  first to find the site you want and start shopping, by clicking the RED button on the banner above this page FIND OUT MORE & SUPPORT THIS CAUSE, register and off you GO!

2) After you have checked out, the Retailer will make a donation to Devon County Seniors Cricket Club at no extra cost to you whatsoever.

3)There are no catches, or hidden charges, and the DCSCC will be really grateful for your donation.

4) DCSCC account already seeing money coming in.

Thank you for your support

2nd Test v Pakistan TO-DAY at the AGEAS BOWL, Southampton...England 1 - 0 up in series

Will it be Sam Curran, Wood or Ollie Robinson to play in the next test, as Ben Stokes heads to New Zealand.

Robert George Dylan Willis...A Cricketer and a Gentleman...Hodder & Stoughton Ltd... £20

This book is dedicated to those whose lives have been devastated by prostrate cancer...Edited by David Willis, Forward by Sir Ian Botham. This is not a commercial venture, as the family will be donating the full advance payment and royalties to 'Prostate Cancer UK'...a book price of  £20

WANTED: Able-bodied and talented cricketers aged 48+ for your Counties National Championship for O'50's 1st & 2nd XI's, O'60's 1st & 2nd XI's, 67+ XI & Sunday & Mid-Week Friendly XI. To discuss membership, please contact one of our Club's Officers, on the Contacts page.

Peter Shephard & Dave Gambie with Keith White MBE, Managing Director of 'Michael Spiers', Devon County Seniors Cricket Club's major sponsor 2018 and onwards.