Defence starts under Morton's new leadership

Salisbury Journal: Defence starts under Morton's new leadership

6:00am Friday 11th April 2014

REIGNING champions South Wilts begin their preparations for a third defence of the ECB Southern Electric Premier League championship when they entertain Corsham at Bemerton tomorrow (1pm).

Mynott enjoys momentous occasion

Salisbury Journal: Mynott enjoys momentous occasion

5:00am Thursday 12th September 2013

SOUTH Wilts Cricket Club’s young starlet Jack Mynott had a moment to remember last week – as he struck a half century at Lord’s.

Juniors complete clean sweep of league titles

4:00am Thursday 12th September 2013

SOUTH Wilts Cricket Club’s juniors completed a clean sweep of Wiltshire Youth Cricket League titles after their under 15s completed a 121-run win over Wootton Bassett in their final match.

Hayward hails teammates’ commitment

Salisbury Journal: James Hayward

6:00pm Thursday 5th September 2013

COMMITMENT, proper match preparation and consistency were the three of the main factors behind South Wilts’ successful defence of the ECB Southern Electric Premier Cricket League title, according to skipper James Hayward, who led the Bemerton club to a coveted double this summer.

South Wilts complete double

Salisbury Journal: South Wilts are league and cup champions

12:57pm Thursday 29th August 2013

SOUTH Wilts have completed a ECB Southern Electric Premier League and Electric t20 Cup double.

South Wilts hoping to retain title

Salisbury Journal: Abel steals the show

5:09pm Wednesday 21st August 2013

SOUTH Wilts could be crowned ECB Southern Electric Premier League champions for a second consecutive season on Saturday – if results from the penultimate round of fixtures go in their favour.

Weather breaks up cricket pattern

Salisbury Journal: Weather breaks up cricket pattern

4:51pm Wednesday 21st August 2013

RAIN caused the abandonment of all cricket fixtures involving the area’s teams at the weekend.

South Wilts continue title chase

Salisbury Journal: Ryan Burl bowls for South Wilts

1:16pm Thursday 15th August 2013

SOUTH Wilts’ playing resources are being stretched as they chase a second consecutive ECB Southern Electric Premier League title.

Owen is top man

5:21pm Wednesday 14th August 2013

OWEN Alsop shone with bat and ball but was unable to prevent South Wilts from falling to a 35- run defeat by national champions Wimbledon in the ECB Club t20 Cup South finals at Beckenham.

Action man Sargent

Salisbury Journal: Darren Sargent

5:17pm Wednesday 14th August 2013

SCORING a hundred and fielding in two separate matches, Darren Sargent pictured simply couldn’t keep out of the South Wilts action last weekend.

Revenge is sweet for South Wilts

Salisbury Journal: Ryan Burl

5:47pm Wednesday 7th August 2013

REVENGE was sweet for South Wilts, who avenged a surprise early season defeat by Alton by winning their final Time pennant match of the season with a healthy 92- run margin at the Jubilee Ground.

Under ten pair shine for Wiltshire

Salisbury Journal: Edward Wade celebrates his 120 runs for Wiltshire.

5:35pm Wednesday 7th August 2013

SOUTH Wilts under ten pair Edward Wade and Ben Higton had a week to remember representing Wiltshire at the Malvern under ten cricket festival

Hayward's star performance helps South Wilts to cup triumph

Salisbury Journal: James Hayward

5:20pm Thursday 1st August 2013

SOUTH Wilts are two wins away from a September date at the KIA Oval in front of the Sky Sports television cameras after winning the Southern Electric twenty20 Cup under the Ageas Bowl floodlights.

Trophy treble on cards for South Wilts

Salisbury Journal: Trophy treble on cards for South Wilts

11:45am Thursday 1st August 2013

SOUTH Wilts are closing in on a trophy treble after claiming two pieces of silverware in the last seven days.

Advantage South Wilts in top flight’s title race

Salisbury Journal: South Wilts’ Jack Mynott square cuts on his way to a crucial 47 in his side’s win over Havant.

3:42pm Wednesday 24th July 2013

BASHLEY (Rydal) captain Richard Morris is backing South Wilts to repeat last season’s ECB Southern Electric Premier League championship triumph.

Havant's total is too big for South Wilts II

Salisbury Journal: South Wilts’ first team starTom Marton is dropped by a close Havant fielder in his side’s crucial win over title rivals Havant. Morton would go on to get 41. Picture: Rob Franklin

3:33pm Wednesday 24th July 2013

SOUTH Wilts’ second XI have a mountain to climb to resurrect their SEPL Division 3 promotion challenge as they slipped to a 12-run defeat in a run-feast at Lower Bemerton.

Hayward fires South Wilts to cup final win

10:07pm Wednesday 24th July 2013

James Hayward stole the show with a superb 130 as South Wilts beat Burridge by 72 runs to win the Southern Electric t20 Cup at the Ageas Bowl.

South Wilts' win dented by Abel injury

Salisbury Journal: Abel steals the show

5:15pm Wednesday 3rd July 2013

EDDIE Abel will be out of action for at least the next month after fracturing a finger fielding in South Wilts’ 60-run ECB Southern Electric Premier Division victory over second-placed Ventnor at Bemerton.

Life couldn’t be better for high-flying South Wilts

Salisbury Journal: Tom Morton

4:57pm Wednesday 26th June 2013

BACK at the top of the ECB Southern Electric Premier League and into the semi-finals of the Southern Electric twenty20 Cup – life could scarcely be better for South Wilts.

South Wilts keep up title charge

Salisbury Journal: Eddie Abel hits a great shot

5:11pm Wednesday 19th June 2013

SOUTH Wilts are ramping up their ECB Southern Electric Premier Division title defence and closing the gap on Ventnor at the top of the table, writes MIKE VIMPANY.

South Wilts leapfrog into third after Lymington victory

Salisbury Journal: South Wilts leapfrog into third after Lymington victory

3:55pm Wednesday 12th June 2013

SOUTH Wilts re-booted their ECB Southern Electric Premier Division title defence with a key 37-run victory at Lymington – a result which left Whiteparish-based Matt Metcalfe a crestfallen loser, despite producing careerbest bowling figures.

South Wilts forced to play catch-up

Salisbury Journal: South Wilts in need of result at Lymington

3:11pm Wednesday 5th June 2013

SOUTH Wilts are being forced to play an unwanted game of catch-up in their defence of the ECB Southern Electric Premier League championship, writes MIKE VIMPANY.

Draper keeps busy over May half term

Salisbury Journal: Ben Draper

3:32pm Wednesday 5th June 2013

SOUTH Wilts starlet Ben Draper didn't get bored over the May half term holiday as he spent two days at the crease scoring back-to-back centuries for the under 15s.

Batting double act flatten St Cross

Salisbury Journal: Tom Morton collects plenty of runs for South Wilts

12:50pm Thursday 30th May 2013

TOM Morton and Steve Riddle pounded 14 boundaries off the initial eight overs of the South Wilts innings to set up a comprehensive 106-run victory over much fancied ECB Southern Electric Premier League rivals St Cross Symondians at the Green Jackets Ground, Winchester, writes Mike Vimpany.

South Wilts into t20 second round

Salisbury Journal: Rob Pitman in action for South Wilts

12:29pm Thursday 30th May 2013

SOUTH Wilts staved off a determined Hampshire Academy comeback to secure a narrow six-run Southern Electric t20 Cup first round victory over the Young Royals at Bemerton, writes MIKE VIMPANY.

Junior cricket roundup

5:03pm Wednesday 8th May 2013

SOUTH Wilts' junior sides gave an array of good performances over the bank holiday weekend.

South Wilts ready for annual Lashings clash

5:00pm Wednesday 8th May 2013

FORMER Hampshire and West Indies opener Gordon Greenidge, pictured below, heads a star-studded Lashings World XI side against South Wilts at Bemerton on Sunday (2.30pm).

Abel steals the show

Salisbury Journal: Abel steals the show

12:41pm Wednesday 8th May 2013

EDDIE Abel’s stunning display helped open South Wilts’ ECB Southern Electric Premier League championship account with a 79-run victory over Bournemouth at Chapel Gate.

Hayward’s expecting “tough” season

Salisbury Journal: Picture of South Wilts skipper James Hayward in action

12:00am Thursday 2nd May 2013

LEADER James Hayward reckons it will be a “tough challenge” for South Wilts to retain the ECB Southern Electric Premier League championship they won so comfortably last season, writes Mike Vimpany.

Young cricketers excel in league

Salisbury Journal: South Wilts under 16s, pictured, make a top four finish.

12:06pm Thursday 14th March 2013

SOUTH Wilts Cricket Club’s under 16s, pictured, have finished in the top four of the NatWest sponsored Ageas Bowl league for the first time in ten years.

Salisbury cricketers reach indoor finals

11:53am Friday 1st March 2013

SOUTH Wilts are through to the NatWest Under 16 Indoor Cricket Championship finals at the Ageas Bowl, writes Mike Vimpany.

South Wilts prepare to defend title

Salisbury Journal: Picture of South Wilts skipper James Hayward in action

11:40am Friday 25th January 2013

Snow may be lying on the ground and the temperatures at freezing point, but South Wilts are already preparing for the new cricket season, which begins in ten weeks time, writes Mike Vimpany.

Champions South Wilts end on defeat

7:32pm Thursday 6th September 2012

HAMPSHIRE prospect Adam Rouse turned party pooper, bringing the curtain down on the ECB Southern Electric Premier League season in style with a superb 161 not out which enabled St Cross Symondians to beat newly crowned champions South Wilts by 50 runs and claim the Premier Division 50-over pennant.

Champs South Wilts have not finished yet

5:20pm Thursday 30th August 2012

SOUTH WILTS will officially be crowned ECB Southern Electric Premier League champions before Saturday’s final match of the season against St Cross Symondians at Bemerton at 1pm.

South Wilts on verge of title win

11:39pm Thursday 23rd August 2012

SOUTH Wilts are within touching distance of their first ECB Southern Electric Premier League championship for nine years after Steve Riddell’s maiden competitive century set up a massive 158-run win at Lymington, writes MIKE VIMPANY.

Havant loss just a blip for James

11:49am Tuesday 14th August 2012

CAPTAIN James Hayward believes South Wilts will shake off the disappointment of losing their unbeaten record to Havant and go on to lift the ECB Southern Electric Premier League championship, writes Mike Vimpany.

Hayward's men one win away from title

10:42am Wednesday 8th August 2012

SOUTH Wilts, Time Pennant winners for the fourth time in five years, can effectively wrap up the ECB Southern Electric Premier League championship if they beat Havant when the 50-over cricket resumes at Bemerton on Saturday, 1pm.

Title in sight after Morton's fireworks

3:42pm Friday 3rd August 2012

SOUTH Wilts go into their final Time Pennant match at Alton on Saturday (11.30am) a commanding 55 points clear at the ECB Southern Electric Premier League summit.

South Wilts 239-7 drew with Bashley (Rydal) 224-8

4:25pm Wednesday 25th July 2012

UNBEATEN South Wilts maintained their stranglehold on the ECB Southern Electric Premier League leadership race when they came out on top in an intriguing drawn match with Bashley (Rydal), their nearest challengers, at Bemerton.

South Wilts to try again at cup tie this weekend

1:47pm Friday 13th July 2012

SOUTH Wilts face a quarter-final away day to either Kent or Essex if they beat Bridgwater in Sunday’s rain delayed ECB Kingfisher Beer Cup fifth round tie at Bemerton, 1pm.

St Cross Symondians 277-7 (16pts) drew with South Wilts 203-8 (9pts)

5:22pm Tuesday 3rd July 2012

SOUTH Wilts captain James Hayward is backing his seam attack to come up trumps again and bring the Salisbury club further ECB Kingfisher Beer Cup glory when Bridgwater visit Bemerton on Sunday (1pm).

Bournemouth 90 (4pts) lost to South Wilts 181-9 (21pts) by 91 runs

3:35pm Wednesday 27th June 2012

SOUTH Wilts will go into Saturday's visit to third-placed St Cross Symondians with an emphatic 49-point advantage at the top of the ECB Southern Electric Premier League.

South Wilts 156-8 bt Sully Centurions 119 by 37 runs (Kingfisher Cup)

5:02pm Tuesday 19th June 2012

THE South Wilts band wagon marches on – and into the last 16 of the ECB Kingfisher Cup national club championship after a 37-run victory over top Welsh side Sully Centurions at Bemerton on Sunday.

Havant 150 (6) lost to South Wilts 158 (21) by eight runs

3:58pm Wednesday 13th June 2012

BIG-HITTING Australian Glenn Maxwell has more to his bow than being an awesome six-smashing IPL style batsman.

South Wilts set for trip to champions

6:49pm Wednesday 6th June 2012

SOUTH Wilts captain James Hayward has identified this weekend’s visit to reigning champions Havant as a ‘significant test’ in the club's pursuit of ECB Southern Electric Premier League glory this season.

Fovant double up

7:50am Saturday 29th August 2009

OLD Sarum League winners Fovant overcame Chalke Valley in the final of the Old Sarum Knockout Cup to complete a memorable double.

South Wilts lose out in title race

12:57pm Thursday 27th August 2009

SOUTH Wilts’ slim hopes of pipping Havant to the Southern Electric League title were dashed last Saturday when they fell to defeat at home to a Hampshire Academy side in their penultimate league match of the 2009 season.

Webb stars for the Army

8:30am Saturday 15th August 2009

SOUTH Wilts’ Dan Webb paved the way for the Army to beat the Royal Navy at Lord’s last week.

Berkshire turn on the style at South Wilts

8:30am Thursday 13th August 2009

SOUTH Wilts Cricket Club hosted a Minor Counties Championship match this week, as Wiltshire played host to reigning champions Berkshire.

County team come to Salisbury

8:30am Friday 7th August 2009

WILTSHIRE’S next match in the Minor Counties Championship is against last year’s champions, Berkshire, at South Wilts Cricket Club, on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday, August 9, 10 and 11.








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