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Shropshire to start NCCA Championship season at Wiltshire this weekend

Sam Whitney wants Shropshire to take confidence from how they performed in the National Counties Cricket Association Championship last season ahead of this weekend’s three-day opener against Wiltshire. After losing their first Championship match last season, Shropshire responded impressively to win two and draw one of their next three games to finish second in Western […]

Shropshire’s NCCA Trophy campaign ends with eight-wicket defeat at Norfolk

Shropshire’s National Counties Cricket Association One Day Trophy campaign ended with an eight-wicket defeat at Norfolk in their final group game. It proved a tough day for Shropshire at Horsford CC’s Manor Park ground, near Norwich, with the result meaning Shropshire finished bottom of Group 3, with Cambridgeshire and Suffolk, the group’s top two, progressing […]

It’s Cheshire at Wem next for Shropshire in the NCCA Trophy on Sunday

Shropshire face Cheshire in their next group game in the National Counties Cricket Association Trophy at Wem CC on Sunday (11am). Coach Dave Nock said the county will be looking for a positive response following last weekend’s eight-wicket defeat at Group Three leaders Cambridgeshire in the 50-over competition. That was Shropshire’s first appearance in the […]

Shropshire’s NCCA Trophy opener against Suffolk abandoned without a ball bowled

Shropshire’s opening group game in the National Counties Cricket Association Trophy against Suffolk was abandoned without a ball bowled at Oswestry owing to the wet weather. Both teams received one point for today’s abandonment. Continual rain meant the covers stayed on at Morda Road, with the umpires making their decision just after 1pm. Shropshire CCC […]

Academy game postponed

Shropshire Academy’s friendly against Staffordshire’s Development team at Ellesmere College tomorrow (Sunday) has been postponed. It is hoped the game may be able to be rearranged for later in the season.