The Law of the Land

Bedouins v Enville at Enville July 17th 2019 – Bedouins lost by 30 runs It is a basic principle of the ageless and immutable law of landlord and tenant that the landlord should always win in the end. It would be taxing the memories of Bedouins cricketers to recall the last time that we (the … [Read more…]

England swings

Bedouins v Fossils at Birlingham July 14th, 2019 – Bedouins won by 111 runs “Engerland swings like a pendulum do; Bobbies on bicycles two by two” – shows how long ago those were the words of a current pop song (a major prize for anyone who can name the perpetrator of this 1960s hit, without … [Read more…]

“How very Bedouin”

Bedouins v Oldswinford at Oldswinford July 10th 2019 – Bedouins lost by 2 runs The title for this report is taken from words uttered by Rich Ferguson as Bedouins clapped their victorious opponents off the pitch. He was right. Bedouins lost by 2 runs when with four overs to go in their innings, they looked … [Read more…]

Win for England …… and the Beds

July 3rd 2019 – Bedouins won by 6 wickets Just as the Bedouins were keeping an eye on the score from Chester-le-Street as England took on New Zealand for a place in the World Cup semi-finals, so the England players were being regularly updated on the Bedouins’ performance against Pedmore at Enville. They will not … [Read more…]