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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 24th June

Birmingham League

1st XI

The 1st XI had a winning draw against Old Hill. Batting first, Penkridge had an opening stand of 95 between Mohammed Ishtiaq (48) and Ishaq Mohammed (46) before being reduced to 183 for 7. However, Attiq Chishti (107 not out) and Shafiq Ahmed (62 not out) shared a club record unbroken stand of 127 for the 8th wicket, that had stood since 2000, to finish on 310 for 7 from their 55 overs. Old Hill hung on at 208 for 7 with Laeq Chishti (3-56) the main wicket taker.

2nd XI

The 2nd XI lost to Brewood by 36 runs. Put in to bat Brewood reached 199 for 9 from their 50 overs. Penkridge were bowled out for 163 with Rich James (55) and Ross Parker (36) the top scorers.

Staffs Clubs League

3rd XI

The 3rd XI lost to West Bromwich Dartmouth by 6 wickets. Batting first, Penkridge were bowled out for 233 in the 48th over with top scorer Mohammed Shafiq (61) supported by Liam Kettle (36) and Steve Jones (35). West Bromwich Dartmouth reached their target in the 43rd over.

4th XI

The 4th XI had no game.

Sunday 15th June

Lichfield League

1st XI

The 1st XI beat Four Oaks Saints by 76 runs. Batting first, Penkridge scored 256 for 7 from their 40 overs with Michael Hartwell (67) and Ross Parker (61) the main run scorers. Four Oaks were then bowled out for 180 with the wickets being shared around.

2nd XI

The 2nd XI had a return friendly match against Lichfield Nomads however the weather ended the game after 19 overs with Lichfield on 83 for 0.