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U13s & U15s Both Reach County Cup T20 Finals

South Wilts youngsters had double celebrations as both the U13s and U15s won their Wiltshire Cup semi-finals. The Under 15s emerged from a terrifically fought match with Biddestone. The visitors who have merged with Malmesbury at U15 level had stunned Corsham in the previous round to get through to play South Wilts, who beat Potterne. […]

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Evans & Holland Bowl 1st XI to Victory 

New Milton crashed to 42 all out after dismissing Fernhill visitors South Wilts for 97 in one of the lowest scoring ECB British Gas Southern Premier Division matches on record. All 20 wickets fell for 139 runs on a low bounce surface before South Wilts emerged somewhat surprised 55-run winners. A diplomatic South Wilts captain […]

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Below Par Batting Cost 2nd XI

On the back of a disappointing display last week, South Wilts 2nd XI were looking to bounce back with immediate affect against an OT & Romsey side going well in Southern Premier Division 2. Having won the toss, it was an easy call to have a bat first from South Wilts captain Rob Pittman, however […]

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South Wilts 3rd XI Bowling Attack Rescues the Day

A long trip to Jane Austen country for the Thirds saw 20 wickets fall for just 181 runs. On a pitch with very few demons the bowling attacks for both sides dominated some poor batting performances, but it was the fast bowling quartet of Bolam, Wade, Fisher and Huntley that are fast proving to be […]

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4th XI Win Again

Matt Anderson-Emm won the toss and decided to have a bat first. Charlie Gent and Ben Higton open up. But with ben higton falling in the 2nd over things looked to be a shakey start. In came Sam Litchfield who didnt hang about scoring his runs who eventually ended up on 94. With everyone inbetween […]

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Ladies Interested in Cricket…?

South Wilts Cricket Club are looking at getting more ladies into play cricket. Locally in Salisbury we currently have a thriving girls section but would like to see more ladies playing and enjoying the game.  The sessions will be held on Monday’s between 6-7pm running for 6 weeks from Monday 26th June at South Wilts […]

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Lions Rawr on into Second Round of SPL T20 Cup

James Hayward smashed a typically cavalier half-century as South Wilts chalked up a comfortable Southern Premier League T20 Cup first round victory over Langley Manor at Bemerton. He hit three sixes and six fours in a 28-ball 50, sharing a rapid 71-run stand with Joe Cranch (27) as the Manor bowlers were put to the […]

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Burridge Bowlers too Good for 1st XI

South Wilts expect to be boosted by the return of Hampshire’s Australian all-rounder Ian Holland, left-hander Tom Cowley and spin all-rounder Jack Mynott for Saturday’s testing ECB British Gas Southern Premier League visit to New Milton, 11am. It will be Holland’s only second competitive outing for South Wilts – the Victorian having been on Hampshire […]

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Wylie Hits Amport for Six!!

The 4th XI visited Amport 2nd XI on Saturday, after winning the toss captain Matt Anderson-Emm decided to bat first on what was a good wicket.  Young Max Allen was the main stay of the South Wilts innings with 54 opening the batting. Useful contributions from Ben Higton (26) and Max’s older brother Brett Allen […]

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South Wilts 3rd XI Resurgence Continues

South Wilts 3rd XI continued their winning run with a complete bowling, fielding and batting performance against Hook and Newnham Basics 3rd XI when they hosted them at the Academy Ground last Saturday (10th June). All six bowlers put in a solid economic display with Ben Fisher (3 for 28 from 10 overs) leading the […]

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