Sidmouth skipper quits!

Friday, November 13, 2015
Sidmouth bowler Will Murray in action against Exmouth at the Maer ground on Saturday. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref shsp 2492-34-14SH To order your copy of this photograph go to and click on Photo Orders

Sidmouth skipper Will Murray – the most successful captain in Devon League history – has left the club with a headache after announcing he is standing down from the job, writes Conrad Sutcliffe

Bess joins Somerset

Monday, October 26, 2015
Zac Bess

Zak Bess has joined Somerset CCC as a strength and conditioning intern and for the next 12 months he will be working alongside Darren Veness the head of strength and conditioning at Taunton, writes Richard Walsh.

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Topsham St James Cricket Club are holding a Quiz Night in the Clubhouse at Bonfire Field, Exeter Road on Thursday, October.

Officers of the Bradleys East Devon League together with the league sponsor

The Bradleys East Devon Youth League award evening took place at Exmouth Pavilion and 300 players and family members were present as the honours were handed out.

Cricket legend David Lloyd

Whimple CC are hosting a very special evening with a cricketing legend.

Budleigh CC club vice chairman Barry Real (centre) presenting the clubman trophy to joint winners Chris Gore and Carole Spalding.

Budleigh CC held a well-attended senior awards evening at the clubs Ottermouth home.

The Robins, winners of the 2015 Budleigh Community League

There was a thrilling and astonishing finish to the 2015 Budleigh Salterton Cricket Club’s Community League, writes Kevin Tyrell.

The Budleigh Under-8s

Budleigh CC held their 2015 Colts Presentation Evening at Ottermouth with club president Lord Clinton in attendance to hand out the awards.

Topsham completed their Tolchards Devon League season with a trip to newly crowned D Division West champions Countess Wear.

Exmouth skipper Gary Chappell (second left) being interviewd by SKY TVs Mark Butcher before the ECB Club Finals Day at Cardiff

Exmouth skipper Gary Chappell said there was nothing to be embarrassed about by the eight-wicket defeat at the hands of Ealing in the NatWest Clubs T20

final on Tuesday night.

Exmouth CC line up before the start of the ECB Club T20 Finals Day

Exmouth suffered ECB T20 National Club heartache when they went down in the final to Ealing by a margin of eight wickets.

Exmouth skipper Gary Chappell (second left) being interviewd by SKY TVs Mark Butcher before the ECB Club Finals Day at Cardiff

Exmouth booked an ECB T20 Cup final berth at the Swalec Stadium, Cardiff as they defeated Pudsey Congs who hail from West Riding, Yorkshire, in the first of the days two semi-finals

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The final league game of the season for Topsham St James was perhaps a little fortunate not to fall victim to the weather and the Saints were able to see off Buckland Monachorum and complete the double over the South West Devon side.

Budleigh Salterton Cricket Club bring the curtain down on their season with a number of activities this weekend.

Budleigh’s Tolchards League A Division promotion hopes were finally ended on the penultimate Saturday of the season as they were beaten by 81 runs at Sandford while rivals Cornwood were winning with something to spare at Bradninch.

The weather had the final say in determining the qualifiers for this weekend’s Budleigh Cricket Club Community League Finals Day, writes Kevin Tyrell.

Exmouth CC Pavilion

Exmouth were beaten by two wickets in a low scoring game at Plymouth.

Exmouth toppled at Torquay

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Exmouth suffered a sixth defeat of the Tolchards Devon League Premier Division season when beaten by champions-in-waiting Torquay by a margin of 148-runs.

Mare men ready to rock Cardiff

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Exmouth will carry the hopes of the South West when they travel to Cardiff on the first day of September to contest Finals Day in the ECB Club T20 national Finals, writes Stephen Birley.

Budleigh kept alive their slim Tolchards Devon League A Division promotion hopes with a six wicket win at Bideford.

Whilst Exmouth’s senior side were setting up a day out at Cardiff, the next generation of Maer men were lifting silverware at Knightshayes, Tiverton.

Exmouth target Wimbledon win

Thursday, August 13, 2015
Exmouth's Marques Clarke prepares to send a delivery against Plymton at the Maer ground on Saturday. Ref exsp 7165-33-15SH. Picture: Simon Horn

This coming Sunday (August 16), Exmouth will play their Southern Regional Final of the Nat West T20 Club Championship against Wimbledon at the home of Cranleigh Cricket Club, near Guildford, Surrey.

Exmouth CC Pavilion

Exmouth skipper Gary Chappell was left to lament losing the toss as his team won handsomely at home to a Plympton side who will now make a swift return to the A Division.

Andy Proctor in action

Budleigh continued their pursuit of a top two finish in the Tolchards League A Division with a four wicket win at Tavistock.

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With just seven games remaining in the Budleigh CC Community League Group stages the competition for the four places on Finals Day has intensified in recent weeks, writes Kevin Tyrrell

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