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02 Oct 2012
England look to Budden

National Selector Geoff Miller today called a press conference to announce that young, off spinning all-rounder, DJ Budden would be a late call up to the squad for the Winter Test Series in India. Due to the spinning conditions on the sub-continent, ... [ Read more ]

30 Jul 2012
Perry-Flu goes Viral

Health professionals are tonight reiterating warnings to young, vulnerable and elderly members of society to ensure that they have received their annual Perry-Flu vaccinations following a recent deadly outbreak of the dreaded disease. The disease, ... [ Read more ]

29 Jul 2012
Taylor given nod ahead of Beech

Bournville's premier allrounder James Beech has missed out on selection for England's 2nd Test Match vs South Africa, with the selectors instead looking to Nottinghamshire's James Taylor to fill the vacant number 6 position in the side. After Ravi ... [ Read more ]

25 Jul 2012

Bournville residents have been advised to stay indoors after several reports, as yet unconfirmed, of hard red spherical objects falling from the sky. Steve Smith, local gardener, claimed he had collected a number of the mysterious objects over the ... [ Read more ]

23 Jul 2012
Sunny Weather Foils Bournville

Bournville 1st XI faced some serious questions last night after their poor performance against Rowland United on Saturday. Bournville, who were expecting to secure 24 points from a win against Rowland, in the end found themselves struggling to hang o... [ Read more ]

15 Jul 2012
Perry on the move?

Rumours were rife on Sky Sports News this evening that Bournville Wicketkeeper Robert Andrew Perry has been scouted out by Warwickshire to provide new competition for former England Keeper Tim Ambrose. After Perry produced a fine performance with the... [ Read more ]

09 Jul 2012
Beech retires from fielding at short-cover

James Beech (pictured) has stunned Bournville CC by retiring from fielding in the short cover position. Beech has been a regular in the position for a number of years but it is believed that injuries have begun to take their toll on the 22 year ol... [ Read more ]

08 Jul 2012
Bullivant storms to 100 wickets

First team captain and right arm fast medium bowler Alex Bullivant became the first man to reach 100 website wickets in the Arden Sunday League Division 1 North fixture versus FWOE today. With a loopy half volley that had some late inswing was hit po... [ Read more ]

13 May 2012
Perry finally scores 50

Aston Sunday 2nd XI were left scratching their heads for the second time in 2 years after Bournville romped to victory this Sunday. After last years performance where Bournville's cultured left arm spin bowler and Chairman Steve De Polo took unheard ... [ Read more ]