CUP WINNERS OF 1992

CUP WINNERS OF 1992

The latest in our photographic collection features our cup-winning side of 1992. Prestwich 3rd XI lifted the Stokes Cup under the captaincy of Ray Austin. Pictured (back, from left to right) are: A Battersby, H Palfreyman, D Palfreyman, P Bamber, B Ahern, A Bradley, E...
HIGHLIGHTS ON THIS DAY OVER THE PAST 10 YEARS

HIGHLIGHTS ON THIS DAY OVER THE PAST 10 YEARS

The first team were due to make the short trip to Roe Green today. Best Prestwich performances at their Greenleach Lane ground are Ryan Stanbury’s 140 not out in a T20 game last year, while former pro Amal Dalugoda is top of the bowling charts with an amazing...
FIRST TEAM RUN FEAST ON THIS DAY IN 1983

FIRST TEAM RUN FEAST ON THIS DAY IN 1983

Exactly 37 years ago today, Prestwich 1sts were peppering the boundary boards in a high-scoring victory over East Lancs. Featuring in the opposing side was the highly talented Andy Goram, who went on to become Rangers and Scotland goalkeeper. The following report...
HULME TROPHY NEAR MISS

HULME TROPHY NEAR MISS

Hulme Trophy success for Prestwich 2nds hit the heights in the early 2000s with successive victories in the finals from 2002 to 2005. However, there have been previous valiant efforts to lift the cup – including in 1972 when they were runners-up and this...
LATEST UPDATE FROM ECB

LATEST UPDATE FROM ECB

The English Cricket Board (ECB) issued a further statement yesterday afternoon on the safe return of cricket at recreational level. The statement reads: “The ECB along with the nation’s cricket players are keen to see the imminent and safe return of our sport at...
GMCL REVEAL RESTART PLANS

GMCL REVEAL RESTART PLANS

Following the latest ECB update, the GMCL have released a statement about their preparations to start the season, in a shortened format, if club cricket is given the go-ahead at any stage in the coming weeks. The full statement can be viewed on the GMCL (Greater...