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First XI: Points Shared in Draw at Home to Rainford

Rainford 173 All Out (Kriek 100*; Usman 3-58)Rainhill CC 81-9 (Usman 23*; Dotters 5-31) Scorecard Sunday 7 th July saw the re-arranged fixture from the weather affected first round of the 2024 season, at home to Rainford CC. Winning the toss and bowling first, Rainhill’s opening bowlers bowled tight and controlled, taking consistent early wickets […]

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Rainhill First XI Secure A 9-Wicket Victory At Home To Newton-le-Willows

Newton-le-Willows 102 All Out (Hughes 35; Usman 5-23, Proctor 4-36)Rainhill CC 104-1 (Godleman 46, Khan 40) Scorecard Rainhill produced a positive home performance to beat Newton-le-Willows by 9 wickets, in a reduced overs game. Winning the toss and bowling Rainhill were met by positive batting from the Newton-le-willows openers, producing an opening stand of 62,

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Rainhill Firsts Progress to the Quarter Finals of the Liverpool Echo T20 Cup

Highfield CC 69-9 (Hargreaves 26; Usman 3-5)Rainhill CC 70-1 (Usman 36, Khan 22; Darbyshire 1-15) Scorecard Rainhill’s first team have progressed to the quatre finals of the Liverpool echo t20 cup with a comprehensive 9 wicket win away to Highfield CC. With Highfield electing to bat, Rainhill got off to a great start with the ball, restricting the home

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Rain Enforces ‘No Result’ Away For First XI Away To Wigan

Rainhill first team’s trip to Wigan away resulted in a no decision following afrustrating Saturday of continuous on / off rain.Starting later due to a combination of persistent rain fall and a wet outfield, Rainhill lost the toss and were put in to bat. A combination of high quality containing bowling from Wigan, alongside tricky

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Rainhill Triumph: Usman and Ullah Shine in Victory over Formby CC

Rainhill 192-8 (Usman 67, Williamson 26; Souness 2-48)Formby 191-9 dec (Cockbain 50, Billington 30; Usman 6-58, Ullah 3-45) Scorecard Rainhill’s first team secured a team-built win against Formby CC, to register their first home win of the season.Winning the toss, Rainhill chose to bowl first against an established Formby batting line up.  Formby’s captain and

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Usman’s Five-for Guides Rainhill to Dominant Victory Over New Brighton

New Brighton 46 All Out (Anders 11; Usman 5-11, Harrison 3-20)Rainhill 50-1 (Khan 27*, Rotheram 22*) Scorecard Rainhill’s first team secured a comprehensive win away to New Brighton, winning by 9 wickets, thanks to overseas professional Khalid Usman’s terrific bowling spell of 5-11.Due to heavy morning rain, the game was delayed, only starting at 2.30pm.Winning

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Rainhill Progress in the Liverpool Echo T20, with Comprehensive Win at Hightown St Marys

Rainhill 132-10 (Harrison 23, Williamson 22; Lees 3-35)Ormskirk 133-3 (Rankin 61, Turner 41; O’Toole 2-25) Scorecard Rainhill progressed through to the second round of the Liverpool Echo T20 competition with a solid team win away to Hightown St Marys. With rain around on a chilly Thursday evening, the game was reduced to 16 overs per

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Rainhill First XI Fall at Home to Reigning Champions Ormskirk

Rainhill 132-10 (Harrison 23, Williamson 22; Lees 3-35)Ormskirk 133-3 (Rankin 61, Turner 41; O’Toole 2-25) Scorecard Rainhill slipped to a comprehensive defeat at the hands of last year’s league winners Ormskirk. Batting first Rainhill fell to 49-5 at the hands of Ormskirk’s bowling attack. Captain Jamie Harrison (23) and Sam Williamson (22) offered some resistance

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First Team Beaten by Birkenhead Park

Rainhill 89-10 (Khan 26, O’Toole 24; Pushpakumara 4-27)Birkehead Park 90-4 (Rowland 34; Usman 3-35) Scorecard Rainhill’s first team was beaten away to Birkenhead Park CC by 6 wickets.On a used pitch, Rainhill won the toss and batted first. Unfortunately, Rainhill got off to the worst start, losing a wicket first ball. Rainhill lost wickets continuously throughout the innings, finally

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Rainhill First XI Fall Against a Tough Northern Side

Rainhill 127-10 (Usman 47, McKeown 38; Sephton 6-25)Northern 128-3 (McGladdery 67, Kennedy 43; Khan 2-25) Scorecard Rainhill’s second home game of the season resulted in a comprehensive defeat to a strong Northern side.   Batting first, Rainhill found themselves reduced to 36-4 at the hand of Northern’s ever-consistent bowling line up. A strong willed, rebuilding, gritty

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