CRICKET: Park claims Dorset places are still up for grabs

Dorset Echo: SKIPPER: Chris Park in action against Hampshire Seconds

6:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

CHRIS Park claimed places are still available in his eventual starting XI, as Dorset make two changes to their squad to take on Wiltshire in a pre-season contest at South Wilts CC on Easter Monday (11am).

CRICKET: Dorset's great start after Hampshire beaten

Dorset Echo: CLOSE CALL: Dorset's Mark Wolstenholme, right, escapes an lbw appeal

5:00pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

DORSET kicked off their new campaign with a bang as they defeated Hampshire Seconds in a pre-season friendly at the Ageas Bowl.

CRICKET: Seasiders muck in at Redlands

Dorset Echo: GETTING READY: From left, Weymouth president John Cake, second XI captain Peter Gordon,

5:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

WEYMOUTH Cricket Club are gearing up for the new season and have been hard at work preparing the facilities at Redlands in time for the start of their Dorset League campaign.

CRICKET: Dorset face Hampshire Seconds

Dorset Echo: IN TEAM: Ed Denham

4:00am Thursday 10th April 2014

DORSET have named a 12-man squad for their first pre-season friendly of the summer against Hampshire Seconds XI at the Ageas Bowl on Sunday (11am).

CRICKET: Payne in the spotlight with Trott scalp

Dorset Echo: WICKET-TAKER: Dorset-born David Payne

5:30am Saturday 5th April 2014

WITH the county cricket season getting underway this weekend, Dorset-born pace bowler David Payne put himself in the national spotlight this week, when he dismissed England batsman Jonathan Trott on his eagerly-awaited return.

CRICKET: Ugandan charity trip a success for Neven

Dorset Echo: FRIENDLY WELCOME: Youngsters at Agijado Primary School in Lira welcome Grant Neven

7:00pm Monday 31st March 2014

PORTLAND Red Triangle’s Grant Neven has returned from Uganda after his trip wih the Cricket Without Boundaries charity. Here he tells Echo readers how the trip panned out.

CRICKET: Grant's busy start in Uganda

Dorset Echo: LEADING BY EXAMPLE: Grant Neven, right, leads a coaching session at Arua Girls Secondary

6:00pm Tuesday 4th March 2014

PORTLAND Red Triangle’s Grant Neven is currently in Uganda with the Cricket Without Boundaries charity. Here, he gives Echo readers an update on his trek.

CRICKET: Martinstown ready to make a big hit

Dorset Echo: DIFFICULT ACT TO FOLLOW: Danny Dancer

6:00pm Friday 28th February 2014

MARTINSTOWN Cricket Club is looking forward to hosting Premier Two cricket this season at their Lower Ashton ground.

CRICKET: New Weymouth chairman encouraged by pre-season work

Dorset Echo: BACK IN ACTION: Weymouth Cricket Club training is up and running

5:00pm Wednesday 12th February 2014

JOHN Ryan is delighted with the way things are shaping up at Weymouth Cricket Club this year.

CRICKET: Opening fixtures unveiled

Dorset Echo: STAND-IN SKIPPER: Paul Payne

12:48pm Friday 31st January 2014

WEYMOUTH and Dorchester both face tricky away trips when the new Dorset Saturday Cricket League starts on May 3.

CRICKET: Open training for Dorchester

Dorset Echo: SKIPPER: Dan Belt

5:00am Tuesday 28th January 2014

DORCHESTER will hold open training sessions next month in a bid to boost their ranks ahead of the summer.

CRICKET: Dorchester Evening League on lookout for new teams

Dorset Echo: FIXTURE SECRETARY: Paula King

3:11pm Monday 30th December 2013

THE Dorchester & District Evening League is on the lookout for new teams to enter the 2014 campaign.

CRICKET: Ryan ready to fire Weymouth

Dorset Echo: NEW ROLE: Chairman John Ryan, right

6:00pm Sunday 22nd December 2013

NEW chairman John Ryan believes Weymouth Cricket Club is on the up again.

CRICKET: Awards night bonanza for Funeral Plan League

Dorset Echo: PRIZE WINNERS: Bridport's Liam Toohill with sponsor Shane Watson

4:00pm Sunday 17th November 2013

DORSET Funeral Plan League chairman John Ridout has hailed this summer’s campaign a triumph at the annual presentation evening.

CRICKET: Dedicated Chant earns top Dorset award

Dorset Echo: HOWZAT: Tom Best (player of match v Hampshire), Michael Chant (player of the year), club president Les Phillips, Nick Green (player of the match v Somerset) and Josh Courtenay (improver of the year 2013)

7:00pm Friday 8th November 2013

DORSET Disabled Cricket Club held their annual presentation in the lounge at Dorchester Town FC.

UPDATE WITH VIDEO - CRICKET: Weymouth sign off season with Thorpe visit

Dorset Echo: STAR GUEST: Graham Thorpe with Paul Payne

6:00pm Sunday 13th October 2013

THIS summer may have been a largely forgettable one for Weymouth Cricket Club on the field, but the 2013 season was certainly brought to a close in style at the Riviera Hotel.

CRICKET: Thorpe tickets still up for grabs

Dorset Echo: STAR GUEST: Graham Thorpe

5:00am Wednesday 9th October 2013

TICKETS are still available for Weymouth Cricket Club’s first-ever sports and social evening, which takes place at the Riviera Hotel on Friday.

VIDEO: Dorchester batsman faces an over from Jimmy Anderson

Dorset Echo: PACE: Pete Moxom and Jimmy Anderson

10:19am Tuesday 8th October 2013

A DORCHESTER cricketer has succeeded where Australia's finest struggled by holding his own against the pace of England star Jimmy Anderson.

CRICKET: Neven set for another African adventure

Dorset Echo: AFRICAN ADVENTURE: Grant Neven

7:10am Wednesday 25th September 2013

GRANT Neven is set to return to Uganda next year as a volunteer with Cricket Without Boundaries.

CRICKET: Portland Legends thwart the Pirates

Dorset Echo: BIG HIT: Jan Davey hits out

3:28pm Monday 23rd September 2013

THE Portland Red Triangle Legends XI and Pirates Select faced off to help raise funds towards Macmillan Nurses, the chosen charity of former Triangle player Melvyn Tremlin.

CRICKET: Saints alive after evening league double is secured

Dorset Echo: SIMPLY THE BEST: Division One and Knockout Cup winners St George’s

7:00pm Tuesday 17th September 2013

THIS season in the Read Woodruff Dorchester & District Evening League largely belonged to St George’s and their achievements, along with those of other teams and individuals, who have been recognised.

CRICKET: Pirates take on Red Triangle Legends at Reforne

Dorset Echo: LEGENDS CAPTAIN: Gary Randell

6:00pm Friday 13th September 2013

A CHARITY cricket match will be held at Reforne on Sunday between the Portland Pirates and the Legends of Portland Red Triangle (2pm).

CRICKET: Invincible show from Portland Red Triangle

Dorset Echo: SUNDAY SUCCESS: Portland Red Triangle, front row: Simon Barrett, Chris Leake, Gareth Price, Tim Forshaw and Dr John Walker. Back: Richard Stewkesbury, Matt Randall, Oliver Whisker, George Munro, Simon Proffitt, Ryan Price, Scott Males and Matt Barrett

6:00pm Wednesday 4th September 2013

PORTLAND Red Triangle sealed the Dorset Sunday League Division Two title with an 18th consecutive win of the season helped by a century from Chris Leake and a five-wicket haul for Simon Proffitt.

CRICKET: Depleted Bridport sunk on final day

Dorset Echo: DYNAMIC DUO: Liam Toohill and Alex Lee

5:00pm Monday 2nd September 2013

WITH second place and promotion already secured the pressure was off Bridport in their final Division Four outing of the summer.

CRICKET: Weymouth end season on a high

Dorset Echo: GREAT KNOCK: Jim Ryall

11:53am Sunday 1st September 2013

JIM Ryall and Harry Tucker were the stars of the show as Weymouth wrapped up their Dorset Premier League campaign with a fantastic home victory over Wimborne & Colehill.

CRICKET: Future is bright for Dorchester

Dorset Echo: SUPERB BATTING: Sam Goodhew

11:56am Sunday 1st September 2013

DAN Belt reckons his side’s final-day victory over Broadstone just goes to prove what a bright future the county town could have. And for skipper Belt the perf-ormance was a clear indication of just what his side are capable of.

CRICKET: Portland Red Triangle in Sunday success

Dorset Echo: SUNDAY GLORY: Simon Proffitt

3:01pm Friday 30th August 2013

PORTLAND Red Triangle have sealed the Dorset Sunday League Division Two title and gained promotion for a second successive season.

Key players back to boost Dorchester

Dorset Echo: IN CONTENTION: Steve Gerety

7:10am Friday 30th August 2013

DAN Belt is expecting to welcome back several key players for tomorrow’s clash against Broadstone at the Rec (1.30pm).

Matt eyes a gloss finish for Weymouth

Dorset Echo: COMING IN: Harry Mitchell

7:00am Friday 30th August 2013

MATT Lawes will be after more of the same at Redlands tomorrow when Weymouth sign off for the year with a home clash against Wimborne & Colehill (1.30pm).

Relieved Bridport see off Blandford

Dorset Echo: SIBLING SHOW: Alex and Ollie Lee

6:00pm Wednesday 28th August 2013

BRIDPORT made hard work of disposing of a depleted Blandford side in their penultimate game of the season at Brewery Field.

Terrific Triangle rock the leaders

Dorset Echo: ISLAND JIG: Scott Males claimed three late wickets

5:00pm Wednesday 28th August 2013

PORTLAND achieved a memorable victory on Saturday, inflicting just the second defeat this season on Dorset League Division Three leaders Cerne Valley.

CRICKET: Derby day joy for Weymouth

Dorset Echo: HITTING OUT: Dorchester's Tony Foot

4:50pm Tuesday 27th August 2013

WEYMOUTH romped to an emphatic derby day trouncing of rivals Dorchester at Redlands.

CRICKET: Beaminster falter in pursuit of target

Dorset Echo: THREE WICKETS: Beaminster's Simon Jones

4:40pm Tuesday 27th August 2013

BEAMINSTER failed to take advantage of a superb start with the ball at Compton House in Dorset League Division Two.

CRICKET: Delph delight for 10-man Weymouth

Dorset Echo: EAGER TO BOUNCE BACK: Matt Lawes

12:56pm Sunday 25th August 2013

TEN-MAN Weymouth defied all the odds to pick up a superb victory at Broadstone on Satur-day in the Dorset Premier League.

CRICKET: Baptism of fire for Dorchester young guns

Dorset Echo: BETTER TIMES AHEAD: Dan Belt

12:55pm Sunday 25th August 2013

DORCHESTER’S young guns were given a real baptism of fire on Saturday as Parley showed just why they are the Dorset Premier League champions this season.

CRICKET: Trio return for Seasiders' penultimate clash

Dorset Echo: EAGER TO BOUNCE BACK: Matt Lawes

7:40am Friday 23rd August 2013

WEYMOUTH welcome back Dean Janaway, Jim Ryall and Matt Batchelor for tomorrow’s last away game of the season at Broadstone.

CRICKET: Belt hopes for player boost

Dorset Echo: BETTER TIMES AHEAD: Dan Belt

7:20am Friday 23rd August 2013

DROPPING down a division could boost playing numbers at Dorchester next season, according to captain Dan Belt.

CRICKET: Special tribute day for ex-Portland skipper

Dorset Echo: SPECIAL DAY: Family, friends and colleagues came out in force to honour the memory of Martin Hewson

4:29pm Wednesday 21st August 2013

FAMILY, friends and former work colleagues paid a fitting tribute to the late Martin Hewson with a memorial cricket day at Redlands.

CRICKET: Dorset crushed by Wales in 10-wicket hammering

9:07am Tuesday 20th August 2013

DORSET’S miserable season came to an abrupt end at Dean Park yesterday with a 10-wicket thrashing by Wales.

CRICKET: Lawes looking for quick response

Dorset Echo: EAGER TO BOUNCE BACK: Matt Lawes

2:17pm Sunday 18th August 2013

MATT Lawes has admitted the quicker the first team bounces back from this season’s disappointments the better it will be for Weymouth Cricket Club as a whole.

CRICKET: Commitment the key for Dorchester

Dorset Echo: LOOKING AHEAD: Pete Moxom

2:13pm Sunday 18th August 2013

DORCHESTER’S relegation from the Dorset Premier League has been down to player availability, according to Pete Moxom.

Young duo get Dorset chance

Dorset Echo: COUNTY CHANCE: Lewis McManus

7:00am Saturday 17th August 2013

DORSET will blood two up-and-coming youngsters in their final Minor Counties Championship game of the season at Dean Park.

CRICKET: Weymouth and Dorchester desperate for derby consolation

Dorset Echo: UNAVAILABLE: Weymouth bowler David Trotter, right

6:40am Friday 16th August 2013

WEYMOUTH and Dorchester can salvage some pride from a largely forgettable Premier League campaign at Redlands tomorrow.

CRICKET: Bridport aim to take massive stride

Dorset Echo: FIRST-TEAM OPPORTUNITY: Portland's Chris Leake

6:30am Friday 16th August 2013

BRIDPORT can take a big stride towards securing second place in Division Four tomorrow when they go to Pimperne.

CRICKET: Memorial match for ex-Portland skipper Hewson

Dorset Echo: IN MEMORY: Martin Hewson

8:30am Thursday 15th August 2013

A SPECIAL cricket match in memory of ex-Portland Red Triangle captain Martin Hewson is being staged at Redlands tomorrow.

CRICKET: Beaminster give leaders a fright

Dorset Echo: FOUR WICKETS: Simon Jones

4:30pm Tuesday 13th August 2013

A ONE-WICKET loss to Division Two leaders Shillingstone almost felt like a victory for Beaminster captain Will Everitt as his nine men gave the title chasers a huge fright on their own patch.

CRICKET: Bridport fight back for amazing win

Dorset Echo: DYNAMIC DUO: Liam Toohill and Alex Lee

5:10pm Monday 12th August 2013

SOME inspired Bridport bowling saw the visitors suffer a remarkable batting collapse at Brewery Field on Saturday.

CRICKET: Lucky seven for teenager Sam

Dorset Echo: SPIN KING: Sam Roles took 7-7 and scored 55 for Charlton Down

5:00pm Monday 12th August 2013

TEENAGE sensation Sam Roles put Bere Regis Seconds in a spin as Charlton Down returned to winning ways in Dorset League Division Six.

CRICKET: Skipper concedes fight is up

Dorset Echo: LOOKING TO THE FUTURE: Dan Belt

4:30pm Sunday 11th August 2013

DAN Belt has conceded that his Dorchester team must start rebuilding for next season after the county town side were all but condemned to relegation on Saturday.

CRICKET: Weymouth to fight to the end

Dorset Echo: FORWARD DEFENSIVE: Weymouth's Paul Payne

4:30pm Sunday 11th August 2013

PAUL Payne has vowed that Weymouth will keep fighting despite looking all but doomed in the Dorset Premier League.



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