News archive for May 2013

  1. Pakistan name squad to face Scotland

    01 May

    Pakistan has named their squad to face Scotland and Ireland in May before competing in the Champions Trophy.

  2. Wildcats XI v Japan Report

    01 May

    Glasgow Academicals hosted the eagerly anticipated visit of the Japan women’s cricket team as they fought out two T20s against a Wildcats XI.

  3. Gordon Drummond steps down as Scotland Captain

    02 May

    Gordon Drummond has today announced that he is to step down as captain of the Scotland cricket team.

  4. Scotswatch | Cross v Sadler

    02 May

    Scottish starlets Matthew Cross and Paddy Sadler came up against each other on the 1st of May in a high-profile 50 over University match.

  5. West District Cricket Union v Japan

    03 May

    Hamilton Crescent was bathed in warm sunshine when the last wicket fell in the WDCU v Japan match on Wednesday.

  6. Saltires head to Hampshire

    03 May

    The Scottish Saltires squad to compete in the first 2013 Yorkshire Bank 40 fixture against Hampshire on Sunday 5 May has been announced.

  7. 10 Years Ago We Triumphed

    03 May

    Renowned writer and passionate cricket supporter, Neil Drysdale, gives us his first Cricket Scotland exclusive.

  8. Cricket Brings Smiles to the Tsunami Survivors

    03 May

    On Friday 3 May the tour arrived at George Watson’s College where the women’s international team met the Girls’ 1st XI who had raised £1570 for Cricket for Smiles.

  9. Scottish Cup Preview - Week 3

    04 May

    The Scottish Cup reaches it's mid-way point before the commencement of the Cricket Scotland League.

  10. Hampshire v Saltires Match Report

    05 May

    The Scottish Saltires fought hard in their opening 2013 Yorkshire Bank 40 campaign at the Ageas Bowl

  11. Scottish Cup Round Up - Week 3

    06 May

    The Scottish Cup week 3 round up by Cricket Media.

  12. Women's President's Report v Japan

    07 May

    History was made on Thursday 2 May at New Williamfield as the first ever women's President XI took on Japan.

  13. Squads named for first Pro Series Match

    07 May

    Highlanders and Reivers name their initial squads for first Pro Series Match.

  14. Pro Series Preview

    07 May

    Neil Drysdale looks ahead to the start of the Pro Series that gets underway tomorrow at Titwood.

  15. Wildcats open their ECB Championship account

    09 May

    The Wildcats headed south on Saturday (4th May) to play a double header against Leicestershire and Derbyshire

  16. Saltires to face Essex

    09 May

    The Saltires will take on Essex in their first home YB40 match of the season at the Grange on Sunday.

  17. Kwik Off the Mark

    09 May

    More than 170 Clackmannanshire schoolchildren will be going batty this week at the annual Kwik Cricket Festival.

  18. President Elect

    09 May

    Following the call for nominations for the position of President Elect, three nominations were received.

  19. Shahid Aslam Interview

    10 May

    Exclusive interview with Pakistan Assistant coach, Shahid Aslam, by renowned cricket writer Neil Drysdale.

  20. Saltires v Essex Preview

    10 May

    Essex travel up to the Grange for the second of the Saltire’s YB40 games this Sunday.

  21. CSL Preview

    11 May

    CSL League Preview week 1

  22. Gavin Hamilton Interview v Pakistan 1999

    12 May

    Gavin Hamilton reflects on the 1999 World Cup match against Pakistan.

  23. Essex overcome the Saltires

    12 May

    Essex overcame the Scottish Saltires at the Grange on Sunday by 59 runs.

  24. CSL Week 1 Round Up

    13 May

    The Cricket Scotland League got underway at the weekend although no fixtures were possible in the Western divisions.

  25. Pakistan Snapshots - Part 2

    13 May

    Craig Wright still remembers the afternoon when he and his fellow Saltires collided with the Rawalpindi Express, Shoaib Akhtar.

  26. Scottish grounds exposed

    13 May

    Fantasy Bob has a look at some of the most exposed cricket grounds in Scotland.

  27. Development XI v Durham Academy

    13 May

    A Scotland Development XI will take on Durham Academy at New Williamfield this week.

  28. Kyle Coetzer Named Scotland Captain

    14 May

    Cricket Scotland has today announced that Kyle Coetzer has been appointed as the new Scotland cricket captain.

  29. Gary Heatly’s ESCA column

    14 May

    Over the course of the 2013 season I will be writing a twice monthly column for the Cricket Scotland website on all the goings on in the East Leagues.

  30. WDCU Update - Rowan Cup and rain

    14 May

    A miserably wet and dismal Saturday led to the cancellation of 21 matches in the WDCU as the league’s got off to a familiar start under leaden skies.

  31. Kyle Coetzer Interview

    14 May

    Cricket Scotland writer Neil Drysdale interviews the new captain of Scotland, Kyle Coetzer.

  32. Shaun Maloney wishes Kyle Coetzer 'Good Luck'

    15 May

    FA Cup hero Shaun Maloney yesterday sent a message of giant-killing hope to his old chum Kyle Coetzer after he was rubber-stamped as new Scotland cricket skipper.

  33. Scotland squad for Pakistan fixtures

    15 May

    The Scotland squad has been announced for the two upcoming One Day Internationals against Pakistan on Friday 17th and Sunday 19th of May.

  34. Scotland v Pakistan Information

    15 May

    The Pakistan team have been acclimatising themselves with the Scottish climate following their arrival at Glasgow yesterday.

  35. Pakistan's Training Session in Edinburgh

    16 May

    PakPassion's Talha Syed came along to Pakistan's first training session in Edinburgh.

  36. Scotland v Pakistan 17 May 2013

    17 May

    Pakistan defeated Scotland by 96 runs at the Grange in Edinburgh in the first ODI of the series.

  37. Bowling an organ donor drive

    18 May

    Cricket team urges South Asian communities to join NHS Register.

  38. Scotland v Pakistan - Abandoned

    19 May

    Cricket Scotland can confirm that the start time for the second One Day International against Pakistan was abandoned without a ball being bowled.

  39. Freuchie and Dundee HSFP beat the weather

    20 May

    Freuchie skipper Scott Birrell hailed the killer instinct of his side after their precious cross-Tay triumph over Dundee HSFP.

  40. Colin Neill Elected as President Elect

    21 May

    Cricket Scotland is delighted to announce that Colin Neill has been elected as President Elect.

  41. The Main Man from Meigle

    21 May

    Gordon Drummond stood down from the Scotland captaincy earlier this month following a successful period at the helm of the Scottish cricket team.

  42. Pro Series Squads for second fixture

    21 May

    The Pro Series will see the Reivers and the Highlanders battle it out for the first win in the 2013 competition.

  43. Ali Evans Interview with Neil Drysdale

    21 May

    Cricket Scotland writer Neil Drysdale delivers an excellent interview with Derbyshire and Saltire seamer Ali Evans.

  44. Your County Memories

    22 May

    We are calling for your memories from the last 23 years of Scottish involvement in English competitions.

  45. Wildcats squad travel to Oxford

    22 May

    The Scottish Wildcats will be hitting the road again this week as they travel down to play Oxford in the ECB County Championships.

  46. Saltires squad for YB40 double header

    23 May

    Cricket Scotland has announced their 13 man squad for the upcoming double header against Derbyshire on Sunday and Surrey on Monday.

  47. First blood to Reivers in Pro Series

    23 May

    The Pro 50 Series kicked off in earnest yesterday, as the Reivers completed a three wicket win over the Highlanders in Ayr.

  48. 2013 ASDA National Primary Schools’ Cup

    23 May

    The 2013 ASDA National Primary Schools’ Cup will culminate with a National Finals’ Day at the picturesque Doo’Cot Park in Perth, on Tuesday 18th June.

  49. Falkland up against old friends Freuchie

    24 May

    Much has been written about Freuchie over the last 28 years, since they won the National Village Cup at Lord's, that it is sometimes easy to forget another Fife club.

  50. Scotswatch | Post Pakistan

    24 May

    Following the series against Pakistan last weekend a number of Scotland and Saltires players have been in action with their respective counties and universities this week.

  51. Age-group Inter-Regional Championships 2013

    24 May

    This Sunday (26th May) will see the first U15 inter-regional match of 2013 take place between the Eastern Knights and Western Warriors.

  52. CSL week 3 previews

    24 May

    Cricket Media previews this weekend’s fixtures in the top flight of the Scottish divisions in the East and West of the country.

  53. The Saltires welcome Derbyshire and Surrey

    26 May

    The Scottish Saltires will resume their Yorkshire Bank 40 campaign this weekend as they welcome Derbyshire and Surrey to the Grange in Edinburgh.

  54. CSL Round Up - Week 3

    27 May

    As the country basked in glorious sunshine, the CSL entered into the third round of fixtures.

  55. Saltires v Derbyshire

    27 May

    The Scottish Saltires welcomed Derbyshire to the Grange in Edinburgh for the first of their bank holiday double header in the Yorkshire Bank 40.

  56. Wildcats beat Oxfordshire

    27 May

    The Wildcats were on their travels again as they took on Oxfordshire, at Bicester Cricket Club on Sunday 26th May

  57. Saltires v Surrey Report

    27 May

    Surrey came to the Grange for the second match of the Saltires Bank Holiday double-header.

  58. Scotland A travel to Leicestershire

    28 May

    The Cricket Scotland selectors have announced a squad to playa 3-day fixture for Scotland A against Leicestershire 2nd XI at Ratcliffe College.

  59. John Wilson of Ayr CC

    29 May

    Tributes have been paid to John Wilson, the former Ayr cricketer, who has died at the age of 69.

  60. Australia A - free entry for U18s

    29 May

    A number of Australia’s Ashes stars will be heading north of the border to take on Scotland as they prepare for their big series against England this summer.

  61. Eastern Knights Win First Regional Encounter

    30 May

    The Eastern Knights beat Western Warriors in first match by 155 runs at Myreside.

  62. Compete For The CricHQ T20 Cup at La Manga Club

    30 May

    Sign up to the CricHQ Twenty 20 club competition at La Manga Club in Spain.

  63. Coaching Disabled Athletes

    30 May

    Live Active Coach Development will be delivering a Coaching Disabled Athletes workshop in partnership with Richard Brickley from Scottish Disability Sport.

  64. Saltires squad traveling to Essex

    31 May

    The Scottish Saltires head to Chelmsford this weekend to take on Essex for their fifth Yorkshire Bank 40 clash of 2013.

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