Entries by Stuart Dunn

Ross Aucott proud to be presented with his county cap by Shropshire

Ross Aucott insists he’s proud to have received his Shropshire county cap in recognition of his service to his home county. The Shifnal all-rounder, who made his county debut in 2014, follows in the footsteps of his Shropshire captain Steve Leach, capped by the club earlier this year, in being awarded the honour. James Ralph, […]

Bridgnorth’s Adam Quiney to make his Shropshire debut against Devon

Bridgnorth all-rounder Adam Quiney will make his Shropshire debut at his home ground in the county’s final Unicorns Championship Western Division match of the season against Devon. Quiney has enjoyed an impressive season with bat and ball for the Birmingham League first division promotion contenders, averaging just under 30 batting down the order and taking […]

Shropshire secure a fourth win in five Championship matches by beating Wales

Shropshire ended with a flourish to seal a fourth win in five Unicorns Championship matches this season after completing a six-wicket victory over Wales Minor Counties. Oswestry’s Warrick Fynn, playing at his home club ground, bowled Shropshire into a strong position on the final day by taking four wickets as Wales, 73-2 overnight, were dismissed […]

Warrick Fynn

Warrick, a left-handed batsman and left-arm spinner, made his Shropshire debut in the drawn Championship match against Herefordshire at Whitchurch in June 2017. He returned to the side for the opening match of the 2018 season, taking four wickets in the second innings as Cheshire were beaten at Shifnal. The experienced Oswestry allrounder, a consistent […]

Jack Twigger and Ryan Lockley handed Shropshire recalls

Ryan Lockley and Jack Twigger have been recalled by Shropshire for the Unicorns Championship match against Wales Minor Counties which starts at Oswestry on Sunday. The inclusion of Wellington seamer Twigger, pictured, provides Shropshire with another bowling option while Bridgnorth’s Lockley, who hit a Birmingham League century earlier this month, also returns. Lockley replaces his […]

Shropshire looking forward to heading home again after run of away fixtures

Captain Steve Leach insists Shropshire are looking forward to returning home to face Wales Minor Counties this weekend after three away matches in a row in the Unicorns Championship. Three wins out of four this season has Shropshire well placed in second in the Western Division table, 19 points behind leaders Berkshire, with two matches […]

Warrick Fynn plays starring role as Shropshire wrap up away win against Dorset

Warrick Fynn crowned a magnificent performance by taking seven wickets on the final day as Shropshire wrapped up victory over Dorset by 162 runs at Bournemouth. Having top scored for Shropshire with half centuries in both innings, the Oswestry allrounder followed up claiming four wickets in Dorset’s first innings by helping himself to 7-60 from […]

Oswestry duo called up for Shropshire’s trip to Bournemouth to face Dorset

Shropshire have called up Oswestry duo Joe Carrasco and Warrick Fynn for this weekend’s trip to Bournemouth to face Dorset in the Unicorns Championship. Bryan Jones, Shropshire’s chairman of selectors, hopes the in-form duo can help provide the runs the county struggled to put on the board when they were beaten at Berkshire, the Western […]

Leaders Berkshire inflict first Championship defeat of the season on Shropshire

Shropshire tasted defeat for the first time in the Unicorns Championship this season as they were beaten by 322 runs at Western Division leaders Berkshire. Set an imposing victory target of 416 on the final afternoon, Shropshire, having opened the season with back-to-back Championship wins, were bowled out for 93, with Berkshire’s former Middlesex spinner […]