Site last updated: 25/06/2016
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Please note change of start time for the next committee meeting.
We are fielding an Under 19 team this season under the name of Penkridge Scorchers. Please see their fixtures on the Senior Cricket/Fixtures page.
BDPCL Twenty20 Challenge Cup
In Round 3 we lost to Division One leaders Smethwick by 8 runs. Smethwick were restricted to 110 for 8 thanks to Iresh Saxena (3-16). Despite 37 from Attiq Chishti, Penkridge were unable to reach their target.
Saturday 18th June
The 1st XI's bad run continued as they lost to Old Elizabethans by 74 runs. Having bowled Old Elizabethans out for 220 with Attiq Chishti taking 4-59, they were themselves bowled out for 146 with only Rana Hassan (49) and Mohammed Ishtiaq (38) offering anything with the bat.
The 2nd XI won a tight match at Worfield by 2 wickets. Batting first, Worfield reached 224 for 6 in their 50 overs with Gary Pope (3-36) the main wicket taker. Penkridge reached their target in the 49th over for the loss of 8 wickets thanks to Mo Hassan (61) and Gary Pope (50).
Staffs Club Championship
The 3rd XI lost to Springvale 1st XI by 188 runs. Batting first, Springvale reached 300 for 8 in their 50 overs with Usman Butt (4-45) the main wicket taker. Penkridge were then bowled out for 112.
The 4th XI match was cancelled.
Sunday 13th June
The 2nd XI match were well on their way to a win at Whittington when the match had to be abandoned due to the weather. Whittington batted first and were bowled out for 114 with Will Hinder (5-11) the pick of the bowlers. Penkridge had reached 43 for 1 after 8 overs when the rain put paid to their reply.
For more detailed reports, see the Senior Cricket/Match Reports page.