News Index 2012

Made it ma: top of the world!

Last Friday's Quiz Night @ the Movies was a huge success for both the BBC Scotland CC and hosts, Clydesdale CC. A packed bar was treated to a difficult but entertaining movie quiz, ...

Parish News: Quiz Night, Annual Dinner, Children in Need Charity Shield and AGM...

Friday 19th October is the BBC Scotland CC quiz night at Clydesdale. The quiz, compiled and hosted by Jack McGill begins at 8pm. £2 per person and a maximum of six per team. There ...

Andy Parkin Memorial Sixes

Here is the all star squad for this Sunday's Six-a-side tournament at Garscube and their tunes... Kamran "Kammy" Butt - Sweet Spot, Duckworth Lewis Method Tom "I am Cara" Cara ...

TEAM NEWS: Thurs 30th Aug, GEL v Moorcroft, Titwood

T Boyd K Butt S Collins + W Cory M di Paola S Edwards M Hines D Holmes * A Leithead (12) P Mellis M Stanger H Tauro ...

TEAM NEWS: Wed 29th Aug v Clydesdale Dev. XI, Titwood

Here's the team for this season's final league fixture. K Butt W Cory J Dismore + S Edwards M Hines D Holmes * A Leithead P Mellis ZA Qayyum D Rawling H Tauro ...

And on the 20th day of the eighth month in the year of our lord 2012, was born...another ginger

Congratulations to Tom and Cathy Cara on the birth of their son, Rory Robin Michael Cara. Baby Cara was announced to the world at 1214h on Monday and so has to face virtually an ...

TEAM NEWS: Wed 22nd Aug v Clydesdale Dev. XI, Titwood

Here is the team for this week's crunch "away" league tie at home! D Blane K Butt S Collins + W Cory M di Paola M Hines D Holmes * A Lawson (12) A Leithead S McGuigan P Mellis ...

TEAM NEWS: Clyde, Wed 15th Aug, Titwood

Here is the team for this week's Glasgow Evening League fixture at home versus Clyde. D Blane K Butt T Cara S Collins+ W Cory M di Paola (12) D Holmes* A Leithead S McGuigan P ...

Battling spirit not enough as BBC flirt with relegation

Queen's Park 2nd XI v BBC BBC:145-5 QP2: 149-2 QP2 wins by 8 wickets BBC v GHK BBC: 101-8 GHK: 106-1 GHK wins by 9 wickets Two defeats in two days for an under-strength BBC Scotland ...

TEAM NEWS: GHK, Wed 8th Aug, Old Anniesland

Here is the team for Wednesday's league fixture v GHK at Old Anniesland. Still need two. T Boyd K Butt T Cara W Cory E Crawford A Leithead J McGill * + ZA Qayyum H Tauro ...

TEAM NEWS: Queen's Park 2nd XI, Tues 7th Aug, Uddingston CC

Below is the team for Tuesday's league fixture v Queen's Park at Uddingston CC. T Boyd K Butt W Cory E Crawford M di Paola M Hines D Holmes * A Leithead J McGill + ZA Qayyum H ...

TEAM NEWS: GHK, Wed 1st August, Titwood, 6pm

Here is the team news for this week's home league fixture versus GHK. K Butt T Cara S Collins J Dismore + M Hines D Holmes (12) A Leithead J McGill P Mellis * C Moffat ZA Qayyum ...

Team Dismore snatches defeat from the jaws of victory

With three overs to go and 24 runs to win, victory for Team Dismore seemed certain. But then Slider Hines started his approach… Tuesday’s scheduled match against Clyde had been ...

TEAM NEWS: Glasgow Evening League v Clyde, Nether Pollok, Tuesday, 6pm

D Blane K Butt S Collins J Dismore + S Edwards M Hines * A Leithead P Mellis C Moffat ZA Qayyum H Tauro W Cory (12) ...

BBC Scotland CC's Freak Injuries

The very sad news of Mark Boucher's retirement from international cricket after being hit in the eye by a flying bail, prompted me to consider this club's litany of unfortunate ...

TEAM NEWS: Friendly v Inverclyde, Gourock Park, Thurs 12th July, 6pm

Below is the team for Thursday's match away to Inverclyde. The forecast looks not bad for Thursday. 'Not bad' is a relative term. S Collins J Dismore+ S Edwards M Hines D Holmes ...

TEAM NEWS: Moorcroft (League), Titwood, July 4, 6pm

Below is the team for Wednesday's league fixture at home to Moorcroft. Really tough decisions this week, but we think this is about as fair as we can make it. K Butt S Collins ...

TEAM NEWS: Vale of Leven, Lesser Milburn Park, Alexandria, July 2, 1pm

Still waiting for a couple more to confirm, but the following nine players are in the team for Sunday's visit to Vale of Leven. Please note that it is a 1pm start time. With the ...

TEAM NEWS: Glasgow University, Titwood, Thursday 28th June

Below is the team for this week's Glasgow Cup fixture at home to GU. K Butt T Cara S Collins W Cory (12) E Crawford J Dismore M Hines D Holmes J McGill P Mellis ZA Qayyum H Tauro ...

And Another Two Fixtures

Last week's Glasgow Cup fixture against Glasgow University which was lost to rain has been rescheduled for this Thursday 28 June at Titwood. Hot on its heels next Sunday 1st July ...

New fixtures added

The Club are pleased to announce that after the success of this week's friendly at home to Torrance, we have added a return 40-over match on August 5, at Torrance's new home ground ...

TEAM NEWS: Glasgow University, Titwood, Thursday 21st June

Below is the team for Thursday's Glasgow Cup fixture at home to GU. T Cara M di Paola J Dismore J Godolphin M Hines J McGill P Mellis C Moffat ZA Qayyum S McGuigan ...

TEAM NEWS: Queen's Park 2nd XI, Titwood, Wed 20th June

Below is the team for this week's league fixture at home to QP2's. E Crawford M di Paola (12) J Dismore S Edwards A Leithead J McGill S McGuigan P Mellis C Moffat ZA Qayyum D Rawling ...

Beeb rediscovers winning ways

BBC: 134 Torrance: 103-7 BBC wins by 31 runs Sunday afternoon surprised everyone by being a good deal drier and sunnier than everyone expected. The BBC Scotland cricket team provided ...

Rawls plugs gap in lower order

The Club is delighted to welcome back Danny Rawling after a two year absence from the team. Danny, who joined the squad at training last week and played at old Anniesland v GHK, ...

1000 up for skipper

Congratulations to BBC Scotland skipper, David Holmes, whose 24 at home to Clydesdale this week pushed him over 1000 runs for the club. David who has been the anchor of many a ...

TEAM NEWS: 40 over friendly v Torrance, Titwood, June 17

Below is the team for Sunday's home fixture against Torrance. Everyone will play at some point, although only 11 will bat. B Balani K Butt T Cara S Collins W Cory M di Paola S ...

Back-to-back defeats as Beeb crash out of Greenwood Cup

Two defeats in a week for the BBC have been blamed on poor batting. The top order in the league fixture away to GHK and the Greenwood Cup 2nd Round tie at home to Cavaliers failed ...

TEAM NEWS: Glasgow Cup v Clyde, Titwood, Thursday 14th June

Here is the team for Thursday Glasgow Cup fixture at home to Clyde: B Balani T Cara S Collins S Edwards J Godolphin M Hines D Holmes +* A Lawson J McGill ZA Qayyum D Rawling ...

TEAM NEWS: Greenwood Cup v Clydesdale Cavaliers, Titwood, Tues 12th June

After much handwringing, here is the team for Tuesday's match v Clydesdale's better team: B Balani D Blane S. Collins E Crawford J Dismore S Edwards M Hines D Holmes A. Lawson ...

TEAM NEWS: Tuesday 5th June & Sunday 10th June

Below are the squads for this week's matches: Tuesday v GHK, Old Anniesland D Blane K Butt S Collins W Cory E Crawford M di Paola S Edwards D Holmes A Leithead J McGill ZA Qayyum ...

QuipuTV dominates Pairs Challenge

The partners of Glasgow production company, QuipuTV dominated proceedings at Tuesday night's Pairs. Teams picked by Michael Hines, using the time-honoured method of turning one's ...

MATCH REPORT: Clydesdale pay for slow start as BBC walk the winning runs

Clydesdale Dev. XI: 96-6 BBC Scotland: 98-6 (16 overs) BBC win by 4 wickets Given the long-standing relationship between the BBC and her parent club, Clydesdale, it is perhaps ...

TEAM NEWS: GEL V Clydesdale, Wed 23rd May, Titwood

Below is the team for this week's match v Clydesdale. D Blane S Collins (12) E Crawford S Edwards M Hines D Holmes* J McGill+ S McGuigan P Mellis C Moffat ZA Qayyum A Vaidya ...

TEAM NEWS: Glasgow Cup v Inverclyde, Gourock, Thurs 17th May

The team for Thursday's match is as follows. It is expected that gammy fingers be strapped up and colds dealt with in the usual way of "manning up". We only have ten, so everyone ...

Clyde sinks without trace*

Wednesday's league fixture at home to Clyde was cancelled after the opposition failed to raise a team. Clyde, who's membership has fallen significantly this season, has now conceded ...

Wee man returns with big intentions

Julian Dismore, who introduced himself to the Club last season with a half century on his debut, is poised to make a dramatic return this summer after a spell with the Rajasthan ...

TEAM NEWS: GEL v Clyde, Titwood, Wednesday 9th May

Below is the team for tomorrow's home league fixture v Clyde. B Balani D Blane T Cara M Hines A Lawson A Leithead J McGill S McGuigan ZA Qayyum A Vaidya ...

MATCH REPORT: BBC drop like flies at Garscube

Glasgow Cup v Biologists, Garscube Biologists: 142 BBC: 120-7 Biologists win by 22 runs The BBC Scotland CC is well used to dealing with a variety of injuries, but rarely do so ...

MATCH REPORT: BBC couldn't catch a cold

Glasgow Evening League Division 2: Moorcroft v BBC Scotland, Tues 1st May, 2012. Moorcroft: 164-6 BBC: 93-7 Moorcroft win by 71 runs. BBC Scotland CC opened their league account ...

TEAM NEWS: Glasgow Cup v Biologists, Garscube, Thurs 3rd May

Here is the team for this Thursday's match: B Balani K Butt D Holmes A Leithead J McGill S McGuigan P Mellis C Moffat ZA Qayyum H Tauro A Vaidya ...

TEAM NEWS: GEL fixture v Moorcroft, King George V Playing Fields, Tues 1st May

Below is the team for this week's opening league fixture. Please do your best to be ready for the match to start at 6pm. B Balani D Blane T Cara M di Paola D Holmes A Lawson A ...

TEAM NEWS: Friendly v Langside, Wed 25th April, Titwood

Here is the team for Wednesday's match at home to Langside. Please arrive promptly for a 6pm start. Z Ali T Cara W Cory M di Paola S Edwards M Hines D Holmes A Leithead J McGill ...

TEAM NEWS: Friendly v GU, Titwood, April 22, 1100am

Here is the team for Sunday's 40-over friendly at home to GU: Please remember your spikes and two pairs of pants: Z Ali B Balani K Butt W Cory M di Paola D Holmes A Lawson A Leithead ...

Friendly v GU Biologists, Titwood, Tuesday 17th April - TEAM NEWS

Here is the team for tomorrow evening's match at home to GU Biologists. B Balani W Cory M Hines D Holmes A Lawson A Leithead J McGill C Moffat A Vaidya The remaining two players ...

Parish News - April

With only two weeks until the first match of the season, a remarkable number of players finally emerged from hibernation at the first outdoor nets session of the year. It can only ...

Parish News - March

It has been a mercifully short and mild winter and I say now with confidence that spring is truly in the air. The hardcore of the squad - Peter Mellis - has been working hard at ...