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Penkridge Cricket Club are involved in All Stars Cricket
All Stars Cricket is a brand new initiative from the England and Wales Cricket Board aimed at providing children aged five to eight with a great first experience in cricket. The programme is delivered across England and Wales at over 1,800 fully accredited All Stars Cricket centres. It is a fun and active way to develop your child’s skills, and through our eight-week programme they will learn lots – as well as make new friends – in a safe and inclusive environment.
All girls and boys are welcome, and each registered child will receive a pack of cricket goodies including a cricket bat, ball, backpack, water bottle, personalised shirt and cap to keep so that they can continue their love of cricket when they go home.
Registration is now open for the programme, which starts on Thursday 25th May 2017. Use this link to sign up today https://www.ecb.co.uk/play/all-stars

Weekend highlights

Saturday 17th June

Birmingham League

1st XI

The 1st XI entertained Oswestry and looked set to win chasing 224 but ended the game losing by 35 runs. Batting first, Oswestry were restricted to 224 for 8 in their 55 overs with Rizwan Gulzar (3-48) returning the best bowling figures. Penkridge were 146 for 3 but collapsed to 189 all out with Rana Hassan (63) and Michael Hartwell (41) the top scorers.

2nd XI

It was the Richard James show as the 2nd XI came away from Oswestry with a winning draw. Batting first, Penkridge reached 290 for 5 with Rich James (106) and Atta Chishti (91) the top scorers supported by Ross Parker (41). Rich James (7-68) almost bowled Penkridge to victory as Oswestry finished on 260 for 9.

Staffs Clubs League

3rd XI

The 3rd XI continued their fine run with a 3 wicket win over Old Wulfrunians & Tettenhall 2nd XI.

4th XI

The nine men of the 4th XI were no match for Coseley 3rd XI losing by 9 wickets. Batting first, Penkridge were bowled out for 107 with Myles Davis (34) the top scorer supported by Nathan Harris (21) and Harry Turnbull (18). Coseley comfortably reached their target for the loss of 1 wicket.

Sunday 11th June

Lichfield League

1st XI

No game.

2nd XI

The 2nd XI league match was conceded by Four Oaks Saints but they played a friendly against Lichfield Nomads at Whittington and came away with an 8 wicket win. Batting first, Lichfield Nomads were bowled out for 114 with Ross Parker and Rich James each taking 3 wickets. Penkridge reached their target for the loss of 2 wickets with Alfie Morris (40 not out) and Jack Pope (30) the top scorers.