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Shropshire’s near misses, and triumph!

Shropshire made another final in 1957 against Sunday's opponents Yorkshire, and the outcome was much closer than in 1954. We won by 9 away at Batley Carr Mills, but lost by 25 at home on GKN Sankey in Hadley to lose by 16 overall. We reached another final in 1969 after beating Staffordshire by 63, Warwick and Worcester by 22, North …

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Shropshire’s first ever Crosfield Cup final

With only five days remaining to when Shropshire take on Yorkshire we look back at previous key finals Shropshire have been involved in. The first ever final we reached was in 1954 when we took on Lancashire. Lancashire were the kings back then, this was their 19th final compared to our first, even though we had took part since 1925. …

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Amendment

Post code for Elland Cricket and Bowling Club, Hullen Edge Road, Elland, HX5 0QY

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Bus details for Senior County Final

Tom Roden has organised a bus for the Senior County Final to Yorkshire on Sunday 4th September. Bus is leaving Sir John Bayley at 9 a.m. and will be going through Whitchurch for another pick up around 9.40 a.m. £12 a seat depending on numbers (should end up being £10). To book your seat please contact Tom Roden on 07961 179946.

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Juniors beaten by Yorkshire

Shropshire Juniors were beaten by Yorkshire by 85 overall as the holders proved too strong. It was a good start for us though as we led by 23 at home with Joe Killen winning 8 and with one winner in the away front four by Toby Foxall 18 it meant an overall lead of 6. But at home we had …

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Juniors aim to follow Seniors into Final

Shropshire Juniors are looking to follow the Seniors into the Final as they take on holders Yorkshire in the Drakes Pride Junior County Final tomorrow. They have chosen a new green in order to beat Yorkshire, Wrockwardine Wood's famous new green. Selector Phil King explains "the last three times we have played Yorkshire we have used big greens like Allscott …

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Shropshire in repeat of 2009 and 2011 Finals

Shropshire are back in the final of the Crosfield Cup for the first time in 5 years, and ironically will face the same county in Yorkshire, the county they beat in the 2009 final. We didn't have it our own way today, it was only level after 4 and 8 at each venue against North Lancs & Fylde before 3 winners …

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Shropshire one step from Final

The Shropshire Senior County Team are just one game away from the final of the Crosfield Cup for the first time since 2011. They play North Lancs & Fylde, a team vastly improved other the last few years with players moving across from other counties such as Ian Nicholson and Dave Jackson. That is why we have gone to our …

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