Frank Smith Trophy

Clydesdale CC and Glasgow Accies CC have progressed to the final of the Frank Smith Trophy after semi-final wins tonight over Stenhousemuir CC and Greenock CC, respectively.  The Titwood club’s win saw them restrict Stenhousemuir CC to 82 for 9 after posting 123 for 4.  David Sturgess top-scored for Clydesdale CC, with 31, with Daniel Cairns chipping in with 23 not out.  For the Larbert club, Lucas Laing took 2 for 25.  In the Stenhousemuir CC reply, only Laing, again, with 24, threatened to lead a successful run-chase, with Faizan Rauf (3 for 15) and Abhishek Sinha (2 for 16) returning the stand-out bowling figures.

Updated draw.

Frank Smith Trophy

Glasgow Accies CC have progressed to the semi-finals of the Frank Smith Trophy after an independent coin toss decided the quarter-final tie with Ayr CC in the favour of the Glasgow West End club.

Updated draw.

Frank Smith Trophy

Stenhousemuir CC saw off the challenge of Uddingston CC tonight in the third of the Frank Smith Trophy quarter-final ties to join Clydesdale CC and Greenock CC in the semi-finals, and where they will face the Glasgow southside club.

Updated draw.

Frank Smith Trophy

In this evening’s first two Frank Smith Trophy ties there were wins for Greenock CC over Poloc CC, the Glenpark club winning by seven wickets in Greenock.  Batting first Poloc CC posted 142 for 9 with Hassaan Mehmood (43) and Hasan Malik (35) top-scoring.  The home side’s successful run-chase – completed with two overs to spare – was built around opener Tom Forrest’s 64 (38), an innings that included eight 4s and three 6s.  Clydesdale CC were the other winners on the night, and, like Greenock CC, progress to the semi-finals.  The Titwood youngsters saw off the challenge of Renfrew CC, winning by nine wickets.  Rafay Khan (25) scored almost half of his side’s runs as Renfrew CC mustered 56 for 8 batting first, before David Sturgess (29*) successfully steered Clydesdale CC across the finish line inside seven overs.

Updated draw.

Ferguslie CC Under 13s

WDJCU Secretary Ann Hargie writes, “The WDJCU congratulate Ferguslie Under 13s for a tremendous effort in the Scottish Cup, making it all the way to Finals Day and finishing runners-up based on wickets lost – a fantastic showcase for west junior cricket!”

“Kwik Cricket”, Sunday 29 July 2018

Sunday’s scheduled Under 10 “Kwik Cricket” festival at Ferguslie CC’s Meikleriggs ground will now not take place, the ground being already utilised for an inter-regional women’s T20 tournament.

Under 11 League fixtures

WDJCU Secretary Ann Hargie has published the Under 11 League fixtures for the remainder of the season.  These are:

20 July 2018

Clydesdale CC versus Drumpellier CC
Glasgow Accies CC versus Irvine CC
Greenock CC versus East Kilbride|Weirs

27 July 2018

Irvine CC versus Greenock CC
Glasgow Accies CC versus Clydesdale CC
Drumpellier CC versus East Kilbride|Weirs

3 August 2018

Irvine CC versus Clydesdale CC
East Kilbride|Weirs CC versus Glasgow Accies CC
Greenock CC versus Drumpellier CC

10 August 2018

Clydesdale CC versus Greenock CC
East Kilbride|Weirs versus Irvine CC
Glasgow Accies CC versus Drumpellier CC

17 August 2018

Clydesdale CC versus East Kilbride|Weirs
Greenock CC versus Glasgow Accies CC
Drumpellier CC versus Irvine CC

 

20 July 2018

East Renfrewshire CC versus Hillhead|Renfrew
Ferguslie|Kelburne versus Victoria CC
Bye week: Uddingston CC

27 July 2018

Victoria CC versus Uddingston CC
Ferguslie|Kelburne versus East Renfrewshire CC
Bye week: Hillhead|Renfrew

3 August 2018

Victoria CC versus East Renfrewshire CC
Uddingston CC versus Hillhead|Renfrew
Bye week: Ferguslie|Kelburne

10 August 2018

East Renfrewshire CC versus Uddingston CC
Ferguslie|Kelburne versus Hillhead|Renfrew
Bye week: Victoria CC

17 August 2018

Uddingston CC versus Ferguslie|Kelburne
Hillhead|Renfrew versus Victoria CC
Bye week: East Renfrewshire CC

 

Match returns

WDJCU Secretary Ann Hargie writes, “Can all clubs please ensure that match scores are submitted as soon as possible after games please to allow for fixture scheduling.  Any queries with score issues please contact me for assistance.”