NEIL SHARDLOW: A good way to begin

Wiltshire Times: Wiltshire skipper Michael Coles hits out on his way to an unbeaten 70 during his side’s Marlborough Cup victory over Berkshire on Sunday

2:30pm Friday 18th April 2014

Our summer column with Wiltshire team boss Neil Shardlow returns

CRICKET: Wiltshire win opener as Vince shines for Hampshire

Wiltshire Times: JAMES VINCE

9:26pm Monday 14th April 2014

WILTSHIRE started their season by retaining the Marlborough Cup by beating Berkshire by 58 runs at South Wilts CC on Sunday.

CRICKET: County start is firing up Coles

Wiltshire Times: Michael Coles

12:00pm Friday 11th April 2014

WILTSHIRE skipper Mike Coles is looking forward to blowing out the cobwebs when the county side grab their first action of the year against Berkshire on Sunday.

CRICKET: Wiltshire match switched

Wiltshire Times: Michael Coles

10:31am Tuesday 8th April 2014

WILTSHIRE'S Marlborough Cup friendly against Berkshire this Sunday (April 13) will now be played at Salisbury's South Wilts Cricket Club.

CRICKET: Wiltshire must wait to get started

Wiltshire Times: Michael Coles

10:26am Monday 7th April 2014

WILTSHIRE'S hopes of starting their new season were foiled by the weather yesterday.

CRICKET: Wiltshire bring in Young

Wiltshire Times: Ed Young

3:14pm Monday 31st March 2014

WILTSHIRE have included Potterne's summer signing Ed Young in their line-up as they begin their preparations for the 2014 season with a 50-over friendly clash against a Gloucestershire 2nd XI at South Wilts CC on Sunday (11am).

CRICKET: Vince century in Hampshire friendly

Wiltshire Times: JAMES VINCE

12:36pm Friday 14th March 2014

WILTSHIRE ace James Vince scored an unbeaten century as Hampshire's first pre-season friendly in Barbados ended in a draw.

CRICKET: Vince made Hampshire vice-captain

Wiltshire Times: James Vince

3:55pm Monday 3rd March 2014

STEEPLE Ashton cricketer James Vince has been named as Hampshire's vice-captain for the 2014 summer season.

CRICKET: Corsham snap up duo

Wiltshire Times: Simon Crampton will join Corsham this season

5:08pm Wednesday 26th February 2014

CORSHAM have revealed two more signings ahead of their Wadworth 6X West of England League Premier One campaign this summer.

CRICKET: Vince included in provision England T20 squad

Wiltshire Times: James Vince

12:55pm Wednesday 15th January 2014

STEEPLE Ashton cricketer James Vince has been included in England's provisional 30-man World Twenty20 squad in Bangladesh in March:

CRICKET: The future's bright at Corsham

Wiltshire Times: Corsham’s Tom Foley has made his mark in the first team

11:00am Friday 13th December 2013

CHAIRMAN Neville Dennett is predicting a bright future at Corsham cricket club and hailed the achievements of his young players as the greatest in the club's history.

CRICKET: Robbins capture a boost for Corsham

Wiltshire Times: Paul Robbins

3:40pm Friday 6th December 2013

CORSHAM have continued their strong off season by completing the signing of batting all-rounder Paul Robbins, from Keynsham.

CRICKET: Corsham snap up Robbins

Wiltshire Times: Paul Robbins

2:44pm Monday 2nd December 2013

CORSHAM have continued their strong off season by completing the signing of batting all-rounder Paul Robbins, from Keynsham.

CRICKET: Captain Coles eyes county revival

Wiltshire Times: Michael Coles

3:00pm Thursday 28th November 2013

MICHAEL Coles hopes his wealth of cricketing experience can help to lead a revival of the Wiltshire team after being reappointed county skipper for 2014.

CRICKET: Coles appointed Wiltshire skipper

Wiltshire Times: Wiltshire's Michael Coles

2:37pm Tuesday 26th November 2013

WILTSHIRE  have appointed Michael Coles as captain for the 2014 season.

CRICKET: Trowbridge club to host Jack

1:00pm Saturday 23rd November 2013

FORMER England wicketkeeper Jack Russell will sign copies of his book at Trowbridge Cricket Club next month.

CRICKET: Coles returns to Corsham

Wiltshire Times: Michael Coles

4:00pm Thursday 7th November 2013

ALL-ROUNDER Michael Coles will return to Corsham for the 2014 season.

CRICKET: National boost for Craig

Wiltshire Times: Craig Miles has committed his future to Gloucestershire until 2017

6:47pm Wednesday 6th November 2013

FORMER Corsham player Craig Miles will develop his potential as a fast bowler with the Potential England Performance Programme this winter.

CRICKET: Potterne's promotion rubber-stamped

4:27pm Monday 9th September 2013

POTTERNE'S promotion to Premier Two in the Wadworth 6X West of England Premier League has been confirmed.

CRICKET: Oakley planning winter rebuilding

Wiltshire Times: The bails fly as Chipping Sodbury’s Nick Wake is stumped by wicketkeeper Jared Mcdonald, off the bowling of Martin Dolman, in Westbury’s defeat last Saturday

9:30am Friday 6th September 2013

WESTBURY skipper Richard Oakley says his side will be looking to bolster their squad this winter as they aim for a promotion push next season.

WILTSHIRE LEAGUE CRICKET: Perfect end for unbeatable Box

Wiltshire Times: Box, pictured before their win over Lacock

2:14pm Thursday 5th September 2013

BOX completed an unbeaten Division Two campaign, with 15 wins and three abandonments from their 18 matches, as they defeated Lacock by 132 runs.

NEIL SHARDLOW: No reward despite some good performances

10:00am Friday 30th August 2013

Wiltshire’s boss on the cricket scene

WILTSHIRE LEAGUE CRICKET: There's no stopping Purton

Wiltshire Times: Purton celebrate a wicket against Beanacre & Melksham

9:30am Friday 30th August 2013

PURTON cantered to a comfortable victory over Beanacre & Melksham to mathematically ensure promotion back to the West of England Premier League, 12 months after they took the crown but were subsequently removed of it after being found to have fielded an ineligible player.

CRICKET: Foundations in place for Weaver

Wiltshire Times: Jake Hudd bowling for Trowbridge in last weekend's clash with Burbage

9:10am Friday 30th August 2013

TROWBRIDGE captain Tom Weaver says that he’s been given plenty of encouragement that his side can have a successful season next summer.

CRICKET: Joe's heroics in vain

9:00am Friday 30th August 2013

CORSHAM spinner Joe King was on-form as he took five wickets against Downend but it was not enough to prevent Robin D’Souza’s men tasting defeat in their final away game of the season.

CRICKET: Warminster lose out

9:00am Friday 30th August 2013

RELEGATED Warminster missed out on the chance to sign off at Sambourne Road for the season with a win as they were beaten by second-from-bottom Gloucester City Winget last weekend.

NEIL SHARDLOW: Second-innings ruthlessness needed to make us winners

10:00am Friday 23rd August 2013

Wiltshire’s boss on the cricket scene

WILTSHIRE LEAGUE CRICKET: Villagers crowned

Wiltshire Times: Beanacre & Melksham wicketkeeper Russ Collins watches Wootton Bassett batsman Sam Lawro hit out during Saturday’s abandoned Division One match

9:30am Friday 23rd August 2013

BOX were handed the Division Two title as their clash with Beckington was abandoned, meaning the villagers cannot be overhauled in the final two weekends.

CRICKET: Hutton sets sights on league return

9:30am Friday 23rd August 2013

WARMINSTER coach Martyn Hutton says that his relegated side have been fighting an uphill battle all season.

CRICKET: Coles knock in vain as Wiltshire lose out

Wiltshire Times: Wiltshire's Michael Coles

9:16am Wednesday 21st August 2013

A MAGNIFICENT 185 from Michael Coles could not prevent battling Wiltshire from slipping to a 44-run defeat in their final Minor Counties Champions Western Division match of the season at Brockhampton yesterday.

CRICKET: Wiltshire's hopes recede on day two

8:48am Tuesday 20th August 2013

WILTSHIRE faced an uphill task to salvage a draw from their final Minor Counties Championship Western Division clash of the season as hosts Herefordshire moved into a strong position on day two at Brockhampton yesterday.

WADWORTH 6X WEST OF ENGLAND PREMIER LEAGUE CRICKET RESULTS

2:18pm Monday 19th August 2013

SATURDAY, AUGUST 17

CRICKET: Wiltshire set tough target

10:21am Monday 19th August 2013

WILTSHIRE were set an imposing first-innings target in their final Minor Counties Championship Western Division clash of the season against Herefordshire after day one of three in Brockhampton yesterday.

NEIL SHARDLOW: Positives to a tough campaign

10:00am Friday 16th August 2013

Wiltshire’s boss on the cricket scene

WILTSHIRE LEAGUE CRICKET: Urchfont undone by title favourites

Wiltshire Times: Seagry’s Kevin Lewis survives a close shave off the bowling of Sutton Veny’s Graham Kitley

9:30am Friday 16th August 2013

PURTON are within reach of returning to the West of England Premier League after claiming a 55-run triumph over Urchfont last weekend.

CRICKET: Corsham buzzing

Wiltshire Times: Corsham captain Robin D’Souza in action with the bat against Bridgwater

9:20am Friday 16th August 2013

CORSHAM captain Robin D’Souza says that his side are ‘buzzing’ after hauling themselves out of the Premier One relegation zone with a dramatic victory over Bridgwater last weekend.

CRICKET: Woodland extends Warminster woe

Wiltshire Times: Warminster’s Nathan Bond bowling to Cheltenham’s Wade Ridsdale

9:10am Friday 16th August 2013

WARMINSTER were put to the sword by Cheltenham batsman Peter Woodland as they slipped to their eighth defeat in a row last weekend.

CRICKET: Losing run continues for Winsley

9:00am Friday 16th August 2013

WINSLEY slipped to their fourth defeat in a row last weekend as they were hammered by eight wickets at the hands of Devizes.

NEIL SHARDLOW: We were fighting a pitch battle

1:40pm Friday 9th August 2013

Wiltshire’s boss on the cricket scene

WILTSHIRE LEAGUE CRICKET: Purton time it right to beat the weather

Wiltshire Times: Devizes 3rd’s Andy Swinburn hits out during his side’s abandoned Division Seven clash with Boomsbury on Saturday

10:13am Thursday 8th August 2013

LEADERS Purton secured victory in the nick of time over Hinton Charterhouse on Saturday, surpassing their rain-reduced target just two minutes before the heavens opened and the game was brought to an end.

CRICKET: Draw ends the hurt for county

10:07am Thursday 8th August 2013

WILTSHIRE avoided defeat in the Minor Counties Championship Western Division for the first time this season – but were left kicking their heels as the wet weather decimated their clash with Wales.

CRICKET: Wiltshire clash abandoned

3:03pm Tuesday 6th August 2013

WILTSHIRE'S last Minor Counties Championship Western Division match of the season against Wales at Trowbridge ended in a draw earlier today.

CRICKET: Wickets tumble at Trowbridge

9:20am Tuesday 6th August 2013

SIXTEEN wickets fell on an eventful second day of the Minor Counties Championship Western Division clash between Wiltshire and Wales at Trowbridge yesterday.

WADWORTH 6X WEST OF ENGLAND PREMIER LEAGUE CRICKET RESULTS

10:25am Monday 5th August 2013

Saturday, August 3

CRICKET: Future promise helps to convince James

Wiltshire Times: James Vince

4:00pm Friday 2nd August 2013

JAMES Vince reckons the Ageas Bowl provides the perfect setting for him to realise his international ambitions after the Wiltshire ace signed a new contract with Hampshire earlier this week.

NEIL SHARDLOW: Unknown quantities throw up fresh challenge in our quest for a first victory

10:00am Friday 2nd August 2013

Wiltshire’s boss on the cricket scene

WILTSHIRE LEAGUE CRICKET: No change at the top

Wiltshire Times: Chris Fardell bowls for Boomsbury during his side’s abandoned Division Seven match against Devizes 3rd

9:30am Friday 2nd August 2013

IT’S as you were in Division One after all five matches were abandoned on a weather-hit day in the Wiltshire League on Saturday.

CRICKET: Weather to the rescue as Bath bash hosts

Wiltshire Times: Westbury batsman Jared McDonald during his innings of 25 in the abandoned Glos/Wilts Division match against leaders Biddestone

9:30am Friday 2nd August 2013

Corsham were spared the task of a daunting run chase in their Premier One clash with leaders Bath as the weather forced an abandonment.

CRICKET: Morton back in for county

9:08am Tuesday 30th July 2013

WILTSHIRE have made one change to their line-up for this weekend's Minor Counties Championship Western Division clash against Wales at Trowbridge.

CRICKET: Vince agrees extended Hampshire stay

Wiltshire Times: James Vince

2:17pm Monday 29th July 2013

WILTSHIRE cricket ace James Vince has signed a three-year extension to his deal with Hampshire, which will keep him at The Ageas Bowl until the end of the 2016 season.




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