CRICKET: Sabin and Shirazi on song in Oxon victory

Oxford Mail: Oxfordshire seamer Karl Penhale (left) sends the bails flying as he bowls Bedfordshire’s George Thurstance

8:00am Monday 14th April 2014

Openers Damian Shirazi and Lloyd Sabin shared a century partnership to set Oxfordshire up for a two-wicket win over Bedfordshire in their warm-up match at Aston Rowant yesterday.

CRICKET: Oxford women claim second

Oxford Mail: cricket generic

6:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

OXFORD secured the runners-up spot in the Oxfordshire Indoor Women’s Competition with a one-wicket win over Freeland at St Gregory the Great School, Oxford.

CRICKET: Trott's return delayed by wash-out in The Parks

Oxford Mail: It was only weather fit for ducks in The Parks

7:00am Tuesday 8th April 2014

Joanthan Trott’s eagerly-awaited first-class return was put on hold as rain washed out the opening day of Warwickshire’s match against Oxford MCCU in The Parks yesterday.

CRICKET: Warners in Kingston run spree

Oxford Mail: cricket generic

7:00am Saturday 5th April 2014

Kingston Bagpuize’s Matt and David Warner gave a superb display of batting to set up a 27-run win over Sunningwell in the Oxfordshire Indoor competition.

CRICKET: Notts field ex-Test trio in The Parks

Oxford Mail: TARGET CHALLENGE: Notts Outlaws batsman Samit Patel in action against the Durham Dynamos during the Friends Provident t20 at the Emirates Durham ICG

8:00am Tuesday 1st April 2014

NOTTS include three former England Test players in the side to face Oxford MCCU in the opening first-class fixture of the season in The Parks, starting today (11).

CRICKET: Dale given a new role at the OCB

Oxford Mail: cricket generic

8:00am Thursday 20th March 2014

Joe Dale has been appointed as the school and club development officer by the Oxfordshire Cricket Board.

CRICKET: Oxford aiming for first-class delivery

Oxford Mail: Oxford MCCU’s Lloyd Sabin is up for the challenge

7:00am Thursday 20th March 2014

Excitement is building as Oxford MCCU’s season draws nearer and with it first-class matches against Nottinghamshire, Warwickshire and Middlesex.

CRICKET: Banbury are handed title

Oxford Mail: cricket generic

6:00am Saturday 15th March 2014

BANBURY secured the Banbury Indoor League Division 1 title with a match to spare after Cropredy handed them a walkover.

CRICKET: Oxford duo go on tour in UAE

Oxford Mail: Karl Penhale in full flow during his spell of 3-44 on his first appearance for Oxfordshire

8:00am Thursday 13th March 2014

Oxford MCCU’s Karl Penhale and Wilf Marriot have been selected for the Combined MCC Universities squad, which flies out today for a pre-season tour to the United Arab Emirates.

CRICKET: Smith's haul sends Tew crashing

Oxford Mail: cricket generic

7:30am Saturday 8th March 2014

DAN Smith ripped through the Great & Little Tew batting line-up to take 4-18 and give Sandford St Martin a crushing 76-run win in Division 1 of the Banbury Indoor League.

CRICKET: Brock leads Tew to win

Oxford Mail: cricket generic

8:00am Saturday 1st March 2014

Lloyd Brock hit 47 not out as Great & Little Tew recorded a one-wicket win over Cropredy A in Division 1 of the Banbury Indoor League.

CRICKET: Nondies get off to a flier

Oxford Mail: cricket generic

8:00am Saturday 22nd February 2014

Oxford & Bletchingdon Nondescripts beat Wootton & Boars Hill by 51 runs in the opening game of the Oxfordshire Indoor Competition at St Gregory the Great School, Oxford.

CRICKET: Hussain and Smith shine for Banbury

Oxford Mail: cricket generic

8:00am Saturday 22nd February 2014

Banbury maintained their 100 per cent record in Division 1 of the Banbury Indoor League with a 31-run win over Sandford St Martin.

CRICKET: Taylor's relief after ECB lift bowling ban

Oxford Mail: Jack Taylor, seen bowling for Oxfordshire against Wiltshire three years ago, has been given the all-clear by the ECB to bowl again

8:00am Tuesday 11th February 2014

Jack Taylor said it was a “massive relief” to have his suspension from bowling lifted after passing an England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) assessment.

CRICKET: Hammond in the wickets

Oxford Mail: Miles Hammond during an England Under 19 training session at the National Cricket Performance Centre

7:00am Tuesday 11th February 2014

Oxfordshire teenager Miles Hammond picked up 2-28 as England Under 19s thrashed Scotland by 153 runs in their opening ICC World Cup warm-up game at the ICC Academy, Dubai.

CRICKET: Horspath to host Tew in Village Cup

Oxford Mail: cricket generic

8:00am Saturday 8th February 2014

Horspath have been drawn at home to Great & Little Tew in the stand-out tie in the Oxfordshire first round of the Davidstow Village Cup on Sunday, April 27.

CRICKET: Sandford off to flying start

Oxford Mail: cricket generic

8:00am Saturday 8th February 2014

Sandford St Martin opened their Division 1 campaign in the Banbury Indoor League with a 37-run victory over Charlbury.

CRICKET: Hammond ready to take on the world

Oxford Mail: Miles Hammond during an England Under 19 training session at the National Cricket Performance Centre

8:00am Thursday 6th February 2014

Oxfordshire teenager Miles Hammond says England are in confident mood as they go for glory in the ICC Under 19 World Cup in the United Arab Emirates.

CRICKET: Cross leads Cheney to narrow win

Oxford Mail: cricket generic

7:00am Saturday 25th January 2014

An unbeaten half-century by Andy Cross earned Middleton Cheney an exciting one-wicket victory over Sandford St Martin A in Division 2 of the Banbury League.

CRICKET: Pupils boosted by Stewart's masterclass

Oxford Mail: Alec Stewart (centre) ‘keeps wicket’ alongside pupils (from left) Bethany Lovegrove, Samanta Mitenberga, Liam Smith and Brandon Campbell during the Clydesdale Bank Ambassador session at The Oxford Academy

8:00am Saturday 11th January 2014

FORMER England captain Alec Stewart proved a star teacher at The Oxford Academy.

CRICKET: Harris wows Aussies with spell of 10-32

Oxford Mail: Andy Harris celebrates his ten-wicket haul

6:00am Tuesday 24th December 2013

Andy Harris is celebrating a memorable ten-wicket haul in Australia after bowling the spell of his life.

CRICKET: Hook Norton claim top spot

Oxford Mail: cricket generic

8:00am Saturday 21st December 2013

Hook Norton went top of Banbury Indoor League Division 2 with a four-wicket win over unbeaten Broughton & North Newington.

SPORTS AWARDS: We were all made to feel like winners, says Cumnor's Mitty

Oxford Mail: Roger Mitty with the BBC South unsung hero award at his beloved Cumnor Cricket Club

8:00am Thursday 19th December 2013

Roger Mitty said he had unforgettable time when attending the BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards ceremony in Leeds on Sunday.

CRICKET: Abingdon Vale and Oxford Downs look for scorers

Oxford Mail: cricket generic

10:00am Saturday 30th November 2013

Abingdon Vale are looking for a 1st XI scorer ahead of next season.

CRICKET: White stars for Hook Norton

Oxford Mail: cricket generic

5:00am Saturday 30th November 2013

DAN White took 4-26 as Hook Norton got off to a flying start in Division 2 of the Banbury Indoor League.

CRICKET: Widdows on song

11:00am Saturday 9th November 2013

CHIPPING Norton returned to winning ways in Banbury Indoor League Division 3 with a 35-run defeat of Radway.

CRICKET: Chippy are in a big hurry

10:00am Saturday 19th October 2013

Chipping Norton took only 3.4 overs without loss to speed past Hinton’s total of 48 in Division 3 of the Banbury & District Indoor League.

CRICKET: It's been one big party at end of the season

Oxford Mail: England star Tim Bresnan organised Yorkshire teammate Richard Pyrah’s stag do, which didn’t go without a few hiccups

6:00pm Thursday 17th October 2013


CRICKET: Taylor focused on making impact in first-class game

Oxford Mail: Matt Taylor made his first-class debut for Gloucestershire against Leicestershire in September                                                Picture: Dan Regan

10:00am Thursday 17th October 2013

Matt Taylor is determined to build on a promising season that culminated in his first-class debut for Gloucestershire.

CRICKET: Symington's effort in vain

11:00am Saturday 12th October 2013

Dedington's Paul Symington made a rare half-century in the Banbury Indoor League but still finished on the losing side in their Division 3 game against Chippng Norton.

JACK BROOKS COLUMN: Celebrating a season that's just flown by

Oxford Mail: Phil Jaques will be greatly missed at Yorkshire

6:00pm Thursday 3rd October 2013

THE season is now officially over and I just can’t believe how quickly it has gone.

CRICKET: Taylor is set for surgery

Oxford Mail: Jack Taylor bowling for Oxfordshire against Wiltshire in 2011

10:00am Thursday 3rd October 2013

Suspended Gloucestershire bowler Jack Taylor will have shoulder surgery after suffering an injury in practice.

CRICKET: Hammond in England call

Oxford Mail: Miles Hammond hopes to gain experience from the tri-nation series

10:00am Thursday 3rd October 2013

Oxfordshire teenager Miles Hammond has been named in the England Under 19s’ squad for the winter tour of the United Arab Emirates.

JACK BROOKS COLUMN: Fair play if Durham seal title

6:00pm Thursday 19th September 2013

AS I write this waiting to go out to bat against Middlesex, it looks like it’s only a matter of time before our rivals Durham win the County Championship.

Live CRICKET: ECB National Club Twenty20 finals day

11:54am Friday 13th September 2013

Live action from the Kia Oval where Banbury are one of four teams competing on national finals day

CRICKET: Banbury ready for their big day

Oxford Mail: Banbury’s cricketers. Back (from left): Chris Thompson, Ashley Blanchard, Nathan Hawkes, Richard West, Luke Ryan, Craig Haupt. Front: Ollie Wright, Jimmy Phillips, Justin Lambden, Jonny Cater and Lloyd Sabin. Missing: Ed Phillips and Ian Tew

10:20am Thursday 12th September 2013

OXFORDSHIRE will be cheering on Banbury’s cricketers tomorrow when they compete in ECB National Club Twenty20 finals day at the Kia Oval.

CRICKET: Tiddington toppled by rampant Oxford

Oxford Mail: Tiddington’s Will Goodman is bowled by Oxford’s Adam Price

10:30am Tuesday 10th September 2013


CRICKET: Horspath double up as Skelton slays Tew

Oxford Mail: Horspath’s 14-year-old spinner Lloyd Belcher celebrates after umpire Don Brooks gives Matt Woods out lbw using his jumper

10:00am Tuesday 10th September 2013


CRICKET: We shone when pressure was off, says Eason

Oxford Mail: Horspath captain Will Eason receives the cup from Oxfordshire Cricket Board chairman Chris Clements after his side’s victory over Great & Little Tew

10:00am Tuesday 10th September 2013

HORSPATH captain Will Eason felt his side had thrived as slight underdogs in the Bernard Tollett Oxfordshire Cup final.

CRICKET: Horspath are cup kings

10:00am Monday 9th September 2013

Horspath lifted the Bernard Tollett Oxfordshire Cup for the first time with an eight-wicket win over Great & Little Tew in the final at Oxford Downs yesterday.

Results: September 7

11:24pm Sunday 8th September 2013

Cricket finals

CRICKET: Horspath hope to end season on a high

10:00am Saturday 7th September 2013

There will be a new name on the trophy when Horspath face Great & Little Tew at Oxford Downs tomorrow (2.30).

CRICKET: Green's tour de force for South Oxfordshire Amateurs

6:53pm Tuesday 3rd September 2013

STEVE Green was the star as South Oxfordshire Amateurs enjoyed a successful tour of the West Country.

CRICKET: Gardner century inspires victory

11:00am Saturday 31st August 2013

A CENTURY from Juliet Gardner helped Charlbury hammer Oxford by 81 runs in their ECB Women’s Midlands League Division 1 East derby.

CRICKET: Oxon trio are rewarded

Oxford Mail: Oxford CC’s Rupert Evans receives his certificate from former England captain Andrew Strauss at the Kia Oval

10:00am Saturday 31st August 2013


CRICKET: Dowling's love of cricket is driving his cancer fight

Oxford Mail: Dave Dowling is promoting his charity Cricket for Cancer

10:30am Wednesday 28th August 2013

CRICKET-MAD Dave Dowling has arranged a charity match to raise funds for cancer care after winning his fight with the killer disease.

CRICKET: Banbury edge thriller to secure dream Oval trip

Oxford Mail: Nathan Hawkes made 28 to set Banbury on the way to a three-wicket victory at Peterborough Town

10:00am Monday 26th August 2013

ECB National Club Twenty20

CRICKET: Banbury secure spot at Oval

5:53pm Sunday 25th August 2013

Banbury are through to the ECB National Club Twenty20 final at the Kia Oval after victory away to Peterborough Town.

CRICKET: Hill shines as Banbury clinch title

Oxford Mail: Banbury’s women celebrate

10:30am Saturday 24th August 2013


CRICKET: Phillips eyes up Oval trip as spur for Banbury bid

Oxford Mail: Banbury skipper Jimmy Phillips has set his sights on beating Peterborough Town to earn a trip to the Kia Oval for the national final

10:00am Friday 23rd August 2013

ECB National Club Twenty20

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