Match Reports

Barber bags a trick in 4s victory

In another weekend that brought more firsts players representing our sides, none was more spectacular than Mark Barber’s hat-trick in the 4s narrow win over Loughborough Carillon 3s. Barber, who’d not bagged a hat-trick before in his career, returned match winning figures of 7 wickets for 8 runs as the...
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Threes bow out in Challenge Cup

A meek batting display came at the worst time of the season as Sileby bowed out of the Challenge Cup at the semi final stage with Asian Sports progressing to the final. Having been asked to bat first wickets fell regularly and only three of┬áSileby’s order made it to double...
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Firsts claim spoils in local derby

Sileby kept up the pressure at the top of the Everards Premier League with a massive winning draw against local rivals Barrow Town at Nottingham Road. The result was set up by an exemplary batting performance first up having been asked to bat first with Jigar Naik notching a century...
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Willcocks leads 3s to Cosby win

Team3 entertained bottom of the table Cosby 1st XI on a very, very damp day at Mill Lane and emerged victorious thanks to a solid all round performance in far from ideal conditions. With the match reduced to 37 overs per side and a later than usual 2pm start agreed...
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Under 11s avenge early season defeat

The last ball of this match summed up the Sileby performance. Dom had just hit a four, on the off-side. The ball was short and Dom moved back and across to play a textbook pull shot. The ball went sailing 20+ metres over the boundary for six. A dominant, but...
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Sileby shine against Barrow, after the rain

At last, the rain subsided and skirted around Mill Lane, enabling the first under 11 cricket for three weeks. The groundsmen have worked a herculaean task to enable us to play, after the huge amount of rain of the past few weeks. An inevitably slow pitch and outfield was always...
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Gale & Chamberlain star as 2s stay at the helm

A tail end revival, spearheaded by Sam Gale and Phil Chamberlain, inspired Sileby’s Seconds to an ultimately comfortable 41 run win over Cropston at Mill Lane. Not for the first time this season the Sileby upper order was as fragile as bone china as they slipped to 67 for 6...
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Threes edge local derby thriller

A late order collapse saw Sileby’s Thirds do their very best to lose a clash that they’d been on top in throughout in their local derby with Barrow Town’s Seconds at Mill Lane. The home side lost four wickets for two runs in four overs as a position of strength...
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1s bow out of league cup

A man oft he match performance with bat and ball from Michael Turns  proved pivotal as Lutterworth avenged their Premier League mauling with a six wicket win in the League Cup. Having lost the toss and being asked to bat first Sileby struggled to set the pace as Turns bagged...
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