Monthly Archives: June 2010

Langholm Cashiered by Banks

June has been a sweeter month than May for Selkirk cricket club and Langholm became the latest side to traipse home defeated from Philiphaugh. Selkirk, then, advance to the next round of the National Murgatroyd 20/20 Knock-Out Cup after a … Continue reading

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Fenton Brothers Doom Kelso

Selkirk’s improved form continued with an excellent victoy over Kelso in the first Border 20/20 League fixture of the year. Bowling first, Selkirk were indebted to the brothers Fenton who took two wickets each for a combined cost of just … Continue reading

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Almost Six of the Best

Kenny Paterson’s team – comprising the skipper, John Everitt, Bob Wilkinson, Rory Banks, Darren Fenton and Greg Fenton – represented the club with distinction in the annual Border League Sixes at St Boswells on Saturday. Alas, although they reached the … Continue reading

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Melrose Come Close. But Not Close Enough.

Selkirk’s Border League campaign – hitherto generously described as faltering – took a turn for the better on June 12th when a much-improved batting display at last gave the bowlers a competitive total to defend. Even then it was a … Continue reading

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Winning Streak!

Full reports to come soon, but Selkirk earned their first Border League victory of the season against Melrose the Saturday before the annual Common Riding break and, this evening, continued their winning ways with an eight wicket triumph against Kelso … Continue reading

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Composure = Victory, Carelessness = Defeat

File this in the folder marked Ones That Got Away That Shouldn’t Have. Winless at Kelso since 1999, Selkirk spurned a splendid opportunity to defeat the Tweedsiders at Shedden Park on Saturday. Chasing 161 on a good track and assisted … Continue reading

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Victory!

May came and went without Selkirk’s 1st XI registering a victory. June, however, got off to a splendid start as, at long last, the club found some form to defeat Melrose in the first round of the Muragtroyd National 20/20 … Continue reading

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