Entries by Stuart Dunn

First Academy fixture this year ends in defeat – but Ian Roe encouraged about the future for Shropshire’s promising cricketers

Shropshire’s Head of Academy Ian Roe insists the county’s talented group of young cricketers have the ability to challenge for regular first-team places. Shropshire played what will be their only Academy fixture this year when they met Herefordshire’s 2nd XI in a 50-over friendly at Shifnal on Sunday. The visitors ultimately ran out winners by […]

Academy fixture provides Shropshire’s promising young cricketers with another chance to impress

Head of Academy Ian Roe believes Sunday’s 50-over friendly against Herefordshire’s 2nd XI at Shifnal (11am start) is another opportunity for the county’s talented group of young cricketers to underline their potential. This weekend’s match is the first of two Academy fixtures to be arranged this season, with Shrewsbury School to provide the opposition later […]

Shropshire chase well to secure victory over Shropshire County Cricket League representative side

Shropshire produced an impressive run chase to gain an eight-wicket victory against the Shropshire County Cricket League representative side in their latest 50-over friendly. Three wickets from Sam Whitney helped dismiss the League side for 174 at Whitchurch’s Heath Road ground. Half centuries from Will Parton and Harry Chandler then steered Shropshire to their target. […]