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Extra 4th XI fixtures added.
 
Sportsmans Dinner announced - click here for the details
 
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 15th July

Birmingham League

1st XI

The 1st XI's poor season continued with an 82 run defeat at the hands of Fordhouses. Batting first, Fordhouses were bowled out for 190 with Arslan Shahid (4-58) the main wicket taker. Penkridge were bowled out for 108 with Mohammed Ishtiaq (64) the top scorer.

2nd XI

The 2nd XI had a winning draw against Fordhouses. Batting first, Penkridge reached 278 for 7 in their 50 overs thanks to Simon Parnaby who top scored with 135 from 120 balls with 11 4's and 11 6's. However, they were unable to get the victory as Fordhouses finished on 201 for 8 despite the efforts of Jon Price (5-38).

Staffs Clubs League

3rd XI

The 3rd XI beat Whittington 2nd XI by 6 wickets. Batting first, Whittington were bowled out for 145 with Nadeem Tariq taking 6 for 34. Penkridge reached their target for the loss of 4 wickets in the 26th over with Alfie Morris (45 not out) and Adam Butt (37) the main run scorers.

4th XI

The 4th XI beat Brewood 4th XI by 3 wickets. Batting first, Brewood were bowled out for 122 with Will Hinder and Rich Birch each taking 3 wickets. Penkridge reached their target for the loss of 7 wickets with Harry Turnbull (27) Joe Hinder (22 not out) and Will Hinder (21) the main scorers.

Sunday 16th July

Lichfield League

1st XI

The 1st XI lost to C&R Hawks by 7 wickets. Batting first, Penkridge were bowled out for 138 with Jacob Ratcliffe (43) the top scorer. C&R Hawks reached their target for the loss of 3 wickets.

2nd XI

The 2nd XI had another excellent win this time over Alrewas by 12 runs. Batting first, Penkridge were bowled out for 231 with Mohammed Shafiq (68), Tom Axcell (40), Rich James (30) and Rob Lawrence (27) the main scorers.. Alrewas were well positioned at 185 for 1 to win the game but again the fielding and attitude of this young Penkridge team helped to bowl Alrewas out for 219 with the pick of the bowlers being Benji Lawrence with 4 for 57.