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A Bloody Sunday for Selkirk

After two rain-outs and an afternoon spent waiting – in vain – for Biggar to arrive at Philiphaugh, Selkirk’s Sunday season finally began at the weekend. Unfortunately, as matters transpired, it would have been no bad thing if Sunday’s fixture … Continue reading

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Selkirk Too Big for The Wee County

Played three, won three is the message from Philiphaugh and Selkirk sit atop Division Six of the East of Scotland league after a commanding 97 run victory over Clackmannan County’s 2nd XI on Saturday. The visitors from the Wee County, … Continue reading

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KP Nuts West Lothian; Selkirk Cruise to Victory.

Despite missing skipper John Everitt and vice-captain Rory Banks, Selkirk proved much too strong for West Lothian 3rd XI at Beeslack School in Penicuik on Saturday. Stand-in skipper Kenny Paterson led the way as West Lothian were dimissed for just … Continue reading

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Special K Wins Falkland War in a Rout

If medium-pace bowlers have a heaven they play cricket on a pitch like that produced at Philiphaugh on Saturday: soft, green, mildly damp and guaranteed to discomfort even the cockiest brand of batsman. In seamer-heaven it is always three-jumper April … Continue reading

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A Black, Humbling Day

Selkirk’s 2nd XI were humbled by Melrose at Philiphaugh on Sunday, a result which severely damages the Philiphaugh outfit’s hopes of retaining the Border Reserve League title. Realistically Selkirk must win each of their final three fixtures, starting with Sunday’s … Continue reading

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A Gala Day for Irvine; A Bleak Day for Selkirk

Gala have had much the better of their encounters with Selkirk in recent years and history repeated itself at Meigle Park on Saturday as the home side crushed their oldest rivals by 196 runs. By doing so they took the … Continue reading

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Selkirk Men Embarrassed By Kelso Swingers

The old saw says success has a hundred fathers but failure is an orphan. Perhaps so but not at Philiphaugh on Saturday where responsibility for Selkirk’s capitulation against Kelso must be shared by John Everitt’s players. Kelso will reflect upon … Continue reading

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