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Check out some photographs of Pillaton 25 years ago. Click here
Extra 4th XI fixtures added.
Sportsmans Dinner announced - click here for the details
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 22nd July

Birmingham League

1st XI

The 1st XI lost to Pershore by 158 runs. Set 293 to win they were bowled out for 134 with Rana Hassan (41) the top scorer.

2nd XI

The 2nd XI kept up their promotion challenge with a 5 wicket win over Newport. Batting first, Newport were bowled out for 169. Penkridge reached their target for the loss of 5 wickets in the 40th over. More details to follow.

Staffs Clubs League

3rd XI

The 3rd XI beat Codsall 1st XI by 5 wickets. Batting first, Codsall were bowled out for 92 with 3 wickets each for Tom Porter, Nadeem Tariq and Vickas Maher. Vickas completed a fine day by scoring 49 not out as Penkridge reached their target for the loss of 5 wickets in the 23rd over.

4th XI

The 4th XI also had a fine win beating Himley by 9 wickets. Having bowled Himley out for 51 with Ian Turnbull (4 for 5) including a hat-trick. His son Harry (22 not out) then completed a fine victory.

Sunday 23rd July

Lichfield League

1st XI

The 1st XI match was cancelled due to the weather.

2nd XI

In the 2nd XI match, an opening stand between Kev Baker (105) and Tom Axcell with his maiden half century (55) paved the way for an 8 wicket win over Four Oaks Saints in the 29th over. Earlier Four Oaks had been restricted to 177 for 7 in their 40 overs thanks to skipper Rich James taking 5 for 34 from his 8 overs.