Isle of Wight Cricket

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If you’re a cricket fan, then you may well be interested in reading the regular updates we receive from Isle of Wight cricket clubs. If your cricket club is not featured, get in touch and see what we can do.

Two wicket win for Ventnor in British Gas Southern Premier League

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Neil Westhorpe was the Ventnor hero, hitting a crucial unbeaten 56, including a match winning six over the midwicket boundary with just three balls remaining.

Wednesday, 24th May, 2017 10:54am

By Graeme Burnett

Outstanding Premier League performance by teenage cricketer, Zeph Wells

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In only his second Premier League appearance, Zeph Wells, recorded the third best bowling figures ever in Division 1, putting him into the top ten all time performances throughout the Premier League

Wednesday, 17th May, 2017 7:41am

By Graeme Burnett

Do you remember this 1945 Isle of Wight cricket match?

1940s cricket match

We realise it's a long shot, but do you know anyone that took part in or spectated at cricket matches in Cowes after the war ended in 1945?

Monday, 13th March, 2017 6:44pm

By Sally Perry

Brambles Bank hosts annual cricket match and tug of war (photos) (updated)

Tug of War at Brambles

As well as the sailing club's annual cricket match, Bramble Bank played host to a tug of war on Sunday morning.

Monday, 19th September, 2016 12:34pm

By Sally Perry

Cricket: Cup success for Under 11s

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Congratulations are in order for the Ventnor Blues, the Ventnor Cricket Club under 11 team, who won the County Press Cup at Newclose, defeating Newport in an exciting final at the weekend.

Tuesday, 6th September, 2016 3:53pm

By Graeme Burnett

Cricket: First defeated, second triumphs, third rained off

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Another defeat for the first team, but the second team had their third consecutive win at the weekend.

Friday, 26th August, 2016 8:58am

By Graeme Burnett

All Star cast at Sunday’s T20 entertainment

Lashings match

Great fun for all on Sunday as the Lashing All-Stars brought their team of international cricketers and unique brand of T20 entertainment back to Steephill.

Wednesday, 17th August, 2016 6:28pm

By Graeme Burnett

Service to celebrate life of cricket champion, John Hilsum

John Hilsum

Those who knew John Hilsum are invited to a service to celebrate his life next month.

Friday, 12th August, 2016 12:13pm

By Sally Perry

Ventnor to take on the Lashings All Stars

Lashings match

The Club is gearing up for a great occasion on Sunday 14 August when the famous Lashings All Stars visit Steephill for a T20 encounter.

Thursday, 4th August, 2016 6:57am

By Graeme Burnett

Ventnor Cricket Club: All welcome to Open Day

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Head to Ventnor Cricket Club at Steephill this Sunday for its annual Open Day from 10am.

Thursday, 28th July, 2016 8:38am

By Graeme Burnett

The Lashings All Stars return to Ventnor

Lashings match

Don't miss the world class Lashings when they return to Ventnor next month. Book your table in the hospitality marquee and you can have a Lashings player sit with you.

Wednesday, 20th July, 2016 7:36am

By Graeme Burnett

Cricket: Positive play despite defeat

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The first team were deafeted, the second team secured an important four wicket win, the under 19s lost but there was a win in the T20 League.

Friday, 15th July, 2016 9:05am

By Graeme Burnett