A win!

Enville Over 40s v Bedouins at Envile – Thursday, 28 July 2011 Beds win by 87 runs Bedouins finally got back to winning ways with a comfortable victory against Enville Over 40s. Was it a coincidence that there was also a change in skipper? George is now promoted from Vice to Captain for the rest … [Read more…]

Er, oh dear…..

Bedouins v Kinlet at Enville – Wednesday, 29 June 2011 Beds lost by 109 runs Spratters writes: The evening began with a sky reminiscent of the one depicted in John Constable’s ‘Chain Pier’ which soon gave way to a mixture of Cummulo Nimbus and Cirrus clouds emerging from over Enville Hall. But anyway that’s quite … [Read more…]

Dos cervezas, por favor

Bedouins v Wilkes Tranter at Enville – Wednesday, 22 June 2011 Beds win by 9 wickets As this is being written, the skipper is packing his budgie smugglers and heading for sunnier climes so just a few brief notes from the game versus Wilkes Tranter. Team news: Hill A was still sidelined but Johnston made … [Read more…]

Beds go back to school

Kinlet v Bedouins at Moffatt School – Wednesday, 15 June 2011 Beds lost by 4 runs The Beds travelled over the water (the River Severn that is) to play Kinlet in the picturesque grounds of Moffat School. The usual conundrum of trying to get a team together for an away fixture and as a result … [Read more…]

Bedouins Dig Deep

Bedouins v Open GI at Enville – Wednesday, 8 June 2011 Bedouins won by 14 runs The Bedouins were made to dig deep last night to secure a victory against a highly determined but extremely sporting OpenGI team at Enville. For the Beds, Currie was still side-lined and Hill A. was struggling with injury although … [Read more…]

Lift off

Bedouins v Karl Aston XI at Enville – Wednesday, 25 May 2011 Bedouins win by 14 run The Bedouins finally got their 2011 season kick-started after two false starts. Higgs were supposed to be the opening fixture but pulled out too late in the day for us to find a replacement fixture. The second fixture … [Read more…]

It’s chilli oop narth

North Park v Bedouins at Brighouse – Sunday, 15 August 2010 Bedouins lost by 16 runs Bedouins packed their bags with the usual tour essentials (lagging, deep heat, fake sick – hang on, who forgot the fake sick?) and headed for Yorkshire to play North Park for the coveted Rasche Shield. It’s been a good … [Read more…]

Local Knowledge

Bedouins v Enville at Enville – Wednesday, 4 August 2010 Bedouins lost by 6 wickets Bedouins finished the last of their Wednesday night fixtures with a disappointing six wicket defeat against an experienced Enville side, skippered by none other than Bedouins opening bat Branch. Bedouins were forced to make a couple of late signings due … [Read more…]

Catches win matches II

Bedouins v Kinlet at Enville – Sunday, 25 July 2010 Bedouins won by 6 wickets Something strange and inexplicable is happening within Bedouins Cricket Club. All of a sudden after a few seasons of ham-fistedness of the first degree, the team has started to hold catches. After the six catches in the last game, another … [Read more…]