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Lions exit ECB t20 cup at Regional Semi Finals stage

South Wilts hosted the ECB Regional semi finals and final on Sunday 7th August.  Order of play 10am – Salisbury Lions vs Preston Nomads 1pm – Tunbridge Wells vs Sunbury Final 4pm A very dissapointing day for the lions as they crashed out of the t20 semi finals stage to Preston Nomads.  Winning the toss […]

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Titles hopes all but gone after defeat to Havant

The wheels have fallen off at South Wilts after two nightmare days which Bemerton locals have dubbed ‘Weekendus Horribilis.’In arguably (results-wise) the club’s worst weekend in years, the Lower Bemerton outfit effectively conceded the Southern Premier League championship and were then sent spinning out of the ECB Club T20 tournament – in some embarrassment. South […]

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2nd XI dominant in home win

South Wilts 2nd team secured back to back wins on saturday with a home win against in form Hambledon. With an unchanged 11 for the first time this season, South Wilts were soon on the front foot, Chritian Pain and Rob Pittman again doing early damage with the new ball.  They were to remove the […]

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3’s win crucial tie whilst 4’s maintain push for promotion

The sun came out at Lower Bemerton when the South Wilts 3rd XI played host to Hartley Wintneys 2nd string in Hampshire County Division 3 North last weekend. Returning home captain Jody Everett won the toss and elected to bat on another superbly prepared wicket by groundsman Tom Cowley. The home side stuttered to 79 […]

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Success for girls

The U11 girls stole the show at the recent Basingstoke cricket tournament winning 4 out of 4 games including a 65 run win in the final against Yateleystoke. Other victories came over Rowledge and Odiham & Greywall.

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Excellent bowling display sets up win for 2s

South Wilts 2nd team got back to winning ways on Saturday with an impressive away win at promotion chasing Calmore Sports. Having lost the toss for a fourth successive week, South Wilts were bowling first on what looked a track that would spin.  With that in mind, spin was in play with the new ball […]

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1st XI’s dominance rewarded as Hibberd strikes late

South Wilts are all set for a season-defining visit to table-topping Havant on Saturday (1pm) after a clean-cut century by South Australian teenager Jake Winter climaxed a thrilling 128-run win over Lymington And it was a clash in which the defending Southern Premier League champions clinched with only eight balls to spare. Winter stroked a […]

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3’s defeated in Local derby

South Wilts 3rds have been left nervously looking over their shoulders after another defeat left them struggling in lower mid-table of the Hampshire Cricket League Division 3 North. Batting first, they scored at a pedestrian rate on a good Steeple Langford wicket with fast outfield. Russell Rowe hit a run a ball 30 and Steve […]

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U15’s bounce back in WYCL

South Wilts Under 15s bounced back from their cup and league setbacks to record two WYCL wins and a winning draw to put them clear at the top of the table. Firstly they were held to a draw by plucky Purton.. Charlie Smith (80) and Jack Stearman put on a brilliant 198 for the first […]

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Winter shows his class in t20 win

Salisbury Lions hosted Hook & Newnham Basics in the last 8 of the British Gas SPL t20 cup competition on Sunday.  Having won the toss Hook decided to have a bat and try and post a competitive total against holders.  This however didn’t happen, with wickets from Steve Warner and Tom Pearce (3/27) in the […]

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