CRICKET: Harris wins top player accolade

Witney Gazette: Andy Harris proudly shows off his player award

4:49pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Great & Little Tew captain Andy Harris pipped clubmate Harry Smith to a player-of-the-season title in Australia.

CRICKET: Ambitious Shipton snap up ace Sanklecha

Witney Gazette: Anupam Sanklecha, seen celebrating a wicket for Maharashta against Mumbai in the Ranji Trophy, has signed for Shipton-under-Wychwood

4:47pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Indian seamer Anupam Sanklecha will join Shipton-under-Wychwood as player-coach for the new Serious Cricket Home Counties Premier League season.

CRICKET: Cup tester

Witney Gazette: cricket generic

1:00pm Wednesday 12th February 2014

Great & Little Tew face a trip to Horspath in the Oxfordshire first round of the Davidstow Village Cup on Sunday, April 27.

CRICKET: Taylor is relieved as ban gets lifted

Witney Gazette: CRICKET: Taylor is relieved as ban gets lifted

10:00am Wednesday 12th February 2014

Jack Taylor said it was a “massive relief” to have his suspension from bowling lifted after passing an England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) assessment, writes Ed Mezzetti.

CRICKET: Harris bags perfect ten

Witney Gazette: Andy Harris celebrates his ten-wicket haul

12:00pm Tuesday 24th December 2013

ANDY Harris is celebrating a memorable ten-wicket haul in Australia after bowling the spell of his life.

CRICKET: Shipton to meet Tew early on

Witney Gazette: cricket generic

2:00pm Wednesday 18th December 2013

Local rivals Shipton-under-Wychwood and Great & Little Tew will clash in the second round of games in next season’s Serious Cricket Home Counties Premier League.

CRICKET: Shipton given green light

5:09pm Wednesday 4th December 2013

Shipton-under-Wychwood have been given the go-ahead to accept promotion to the Serious Cricket Home Counties Premier League.

CRICKET: Eynsham are lauded

Witney Gazette: Kilkenny's Darren Gordon receives his batsman of the year award from former England batsman John Morris at the OCA League annual presentation night

5:59pm Wednesday 13th November 2013

Eynsham skipper Andy Howard collected the Division 4 title at the annual presentation evening at Drayton Golf Club on Friday.

CRICKET: Consistent Eynsham can't be beaten

6:35pm Wednesday 18th September 2013

Eynsham completed an unbeaten season in OCA League Division 4 with a   96-run win at Charlbury 2nd.

CRICKET: Tew made to pay by slick Horspath

Witney Gazette: Great & Little Tew’s Harry Smith is trapped lbw during their Bernard Tollett Oxfordshire Cup final defeat by Horspath at Oxford Downs on Sunday

5:34pm Wednesday 11th September 2013

Great & Little Tew skipper Andy Harris blamed a below-par score for their eight-wicket loss to Horspath in Sunday’s Bernard Tollet Oxfordshire Cup final at Oxford Downs.

CRICKET: Rump century steers Charlbury home

5:40pm Wednesday 11th September 2013

A century from Ashley Rump saw Charlbury seal a 70-run home victory over Oxenford in OCA League Division 1.

CRICKET: Gritty Downs win fight for survival

Witney Gazette: Oxford Downs’ Lester Smart delivers to Robbie Eason during their rain-affected draw at champions Horspath on Saturday which secured their Division 1 status

5:37pm Wednesday 11th September 2013

OXFORD Downs escaped the drop after playing out a rain-affected draw at Division 1 champions Horspath.

CRICKET: Tew edge closer to survival

Witney Gazette: Great & Little Tew’s Matt Woods celebrates after opener Amandeep Dosanjh is caught behind during their home defeat by Reading in Division 2 West on Saturday

4:51pm Wednesday 28th August 2013

Great & Little Tew are still seeking the win that will ensure their Serious Cricket Home Counties Premier League Division 2 West status following a 76-run home defeat by Reading.

CRICKET: Deadly Dunn does trick for Minster

4:48pm Wednesday 28th August 2013

Left-arm spinner Eddie Dunn was the star as Minster Lovell eased to a six-wicket home victory over Chadlington in OCA League Division 1 on Saturday.

CRICKET: Hollingshead delight after ten-wicket haul

Witney Gazette: Sam Hollingshead shows his delight after his ten-wicket haul

4:45pm Wednesday 28th August 2013

Eynsham's Sam Hollingshead held his nerve to take all ten wickets for Tiddington against Wolverton Town – but still finished on the losing side.

CRICKET: Beer show boosts Downs escape bid

4:39pm Wednesday 28th August 2013

Richard Beer was the toast of Oxford Downs, who edged closer to avoiding the drop from Division 1 after enjoying the better of a draw at local rivals Shipton-under-Wychwood.

CRICKET: Tew victory turns up title heat

Witney Gazette: Great Tew 2nd’s Neil Megson hits a four during his fine knock of 61 in their 116-run win at fellow Division 4 high-fliers Didcot on Saturday, where a win for the home side would have given them the title

4:41pm Wednesday 28th August 2013

The Cherwell League Division 4 title race will almost certainly go down to the final weekend of the season after second-placed Great & Little Tew 2nd thrashed leaders Didcot.

CRICKET: Tew's worries increased by loss

Witney Gazette: Ashley Hubbert top-scored for Great & Little Tew in their defeat at Dinton

6:26pm Wednesday 21st August 2013

Great & Little Tew slipped to a 53-run defeat at the hands of Dinton in Serious Cricket Home Counties Premier League Division 2 West on Saturday.

CRICKET: Shipton's title bid is ended by rain

Witney Gazette: Shipton-under-Wychwood's Sasha Barras gives it some air during their rain-curtailed clash at Banbury 2nd

6:23pm Wednesday 21st August 2013

Shipton-under-Wychwood’s slim Cherwell League Division 1 title chances were washed away by rain at Banbury 2nd just as they were bearing down on victory on Saturday.

CRICKET: Super Chippy close gap on pacesetters

6:19pm Wednesday 21st August 2013

Chipping Norton 2nd closed the gap on OCA League Division 8 leaders Ducklington with a three-wicket win at Chesterton 2nd.

CRICKET: Simpson sizzles with unbeaten ton

6:16pm Wednesday 21st August 2013

Jack Simpson scored an unbeaten century to help Minster Lovell to a 69-run victory at Broughton & Nor-th Newington in Division 1.

CRICKET: Brown in five-star show

6:18pm Wednesday 21st August 2013

Richard Brown turned in a match-winning 5-39 as Hanborough lifted the OCA League's Steve Dixon Memorial Cup for the first time in their history with a seven-wicket victory over Risinghurst at Hook Norton on Sunday.

CRICKET: Brock is hero as Tew grab draw

Witney Gazette: Great & Little Tew’s Lloyd Brock bowled tidily in their home clash with Cove, before his unbeaten 42 helped them to a draw

4:05pm Tuesday 6th August 2013

A gritty innings from Lloyd Brock helped Great & Little Tew hold on for a draw at home to struggling Cove in their Serious Cricket Home Counties Premier League Division 2 West clash on Saturday.

CRICKET: Fantastic Fisher hammers century

Witney Gazette: CRICKET: By George, it's a right shock for leaders

7:19pm Wednesday 24th July 2013

Charlie Fisher smashed a magnificent 144 not out to help Minster Lovell to a massive 294-6 at East & West Hendred in OCA League Division 1.

CRICKET: Shipton's great run halted by Horspath

Witney Gazette: Shipton-under-Wychwood’s Ross Barrett drives one off the square during their eight-wicket defeat at Division 1 pacesetters Horspath on Saturday, while (below) Simon Hole troops off as the home side celebrate

7:16pm Wednesday 24th July 2013

Shipton-under-Wychwood’s winning streak came to an abrupt end as they went down to an eight-wicket defeat at slick leaders Horspath in Cherwell League Division 1 on Saturday.

CRICKET: Tew slide to third defeat on the spin

Witney Gazette: Great & Little Tew’s Harry Smith plays into the off side during their Oxfordshire derby defeat at home to Aston Rowant in Division 2 West on Saturday

7:09pm Wednesday 24th July 2013

Great & Little Tew found Aston Rowant’s batsman Damian Shirazi too hot to handle as they went down to a seven-wicket defeat in their all-Oxfordshire Serious Cricket Home Counties Premier League Division 2 West match at Great & Little Tew on Saturday.

CRICKET: Deadly Darren makes it three tons in a row

Witney Gazette: Darren Gordon pictured after scoring his third successive century

7:16pm Wednesday 17th July 2013

Kilkenny batsmen Darren Gordon said there is more to come after he hit his third century in a row.

CRICKET: Sizzling Sandford crush sad Shipton

Witney Gazette: Thomas Goffe is run out by Shipton-under-Wychwood 2nd’s Anthony Prior-Wandesforde during their 70-run defeat at Sandford-St-Martin

7:22pm Wednesday 17th July 2013

Sandford St Martin overcame a middle-order collapse to set Shipton-under-Wychwood 2nd what turned out to be an unassailable target in Cherwell League Division 3 on Saturday.

CRICKET: Battling Tew can't halt leaders

6:53pm Wednesday 10th July 2013

Great & Little Tew suffered their second defeat of the season when losing by four wickets away to Serious Cricket Home Counties Premier League Division 2 West leaders Gerrards Cross in a close contest on Saturday.

CRICKET: Beer's haul helps Downs hold leaders

6:48pm Wednesday 10th July 2013

Richard Beer bagged season’s best figures of 5-65 as Oxford Downs held Cherwell League Division 1 leaders Horspath to a draw on Saturday.

CRICKET: It's a family affair for Jarvis's

Witney Gazette: CRICKET: Shrivenham's deadly duo too hot for Hooky

6:46pm Wednesday 10th July 2013

Father and son Tim and Zak Jarvis have broken Minster Lovell’s all-time record partnership. The duo shared a 254-run stand in their second team’s 61-run win at home to Hook Norton 2nd in OCA League Division 6 on Saturday.

CRICKET: Gordon hits two tons

6:45pm Wednesday 10th July 2013

Darren Gordon helped himself to two centuries for leaders Kilkenny in Division 5 of the OCA League.

CRICKET: Dominant Tew can't force a win

Witney Gazette: Curtly Slatter top-scored for Great Tew

6:16pm Wednesday 3rd July 2013

Great & Little Tew dominated their Serious Cricket Home Counties Premeir League Division 2 West match at home to Falkland, but could not quite force home a victory.

CRICKET: Norris slams century

6:04pm Wednesday 3rd July 2013

Josh Norris was the star of the show for Bampton as he claimed 5-27 to help his side to a 41-run home victory against Kidlington 2nd in OCA League Division 7.

CRICKET: Hunt's heroics are the key for Shipton

Witney Gazette: Jason Hunt smashed a quick-fire 85 as Shipton-under-Wychwood defeated Thame Town in Division 1

5:55pm Wednesday 3rd July 2013

Jason Hunt hammered a quick-fire 85 to set up Shipton-under-Wychwood’s impressive run chase at home to Thame Town in Cherwell League Division 1.

CRICKET: Chadlington sizzle in Oxenford rout

6:01pm Wednesday 3rd July 2013

Chadlington continued their move up the table after crushing visitors Oxenford by 95 runs in OCA League Division 1.

CRICKET: Tew's seamers destroy Dinton

Witney Gazette: Great & Little Tew captain Andy Harris finished off Dinton with a five-wicket haul

9:30am Wednesday 19th June 2013

Great & Little Tew’s brilliant first season in Division 2 West continued with a convincing seven-wicket home defeat of Dinton on Saturday.

CRICKET: Hook's first-ball six seals victory

10:00am Wednesday 19th June 2013

Tim Hook hit his first ball into the sightscreen for six to clinch a three-wicket victory for Oxford Downs 2nd in the Cherwell |League Division 3 game at Sandford St Martin.

Downs crash to heavy defeat

Witney Gazette: Oxford Downs's top scorer West Bartlett is stumped for 45

9:00am Wednesday 19th June 2013

Oxford Downs’ troubled start to the Cherwell League Division 1 season continued on Saturday when they suffered a heavy defeat at the hands of Thame Town.

CRICKET: Tew advance in county cup

6:12pm Wednesday 12th June 2013

Great & Little Tew beat local rivals Oxford Downs in the second round of the Bernard Tollett Oxfordshire Knockout Cup on Tuesday night.

CRICKET: DeFreitas is guest of honour at OCA's big night

Witney Gazette: Chadlington’s captain Mark Lambert is presented with the Airey Cup by former England ace Phillip DeFreitas

4:52pm Wednesday 14th November 2012

Chadlington collected the Division 2 trophy and the Airey Cup from former England bowler Phillip DeFreitas at the league’s annual presentation evening at Drayton Park Golf Club.

CRICKET: Slatter secures the top award - again

Witney Gazette: OCB 14-17 boys winners plus officials. Back (from left: Andrew Tolson, Joe Barrett, Rupert Evans, Ian Hawtin, Jack Brooks, James Fitzjohn, George Jeacock, Matthew Brown, Leo Bethell. Front: Miles Hammond, Curtly Slatter, Adam Samiullah, A

4:00pm Wednesday 24th October 2012

Curtly Slatter won the under 17 boys’ player-of-the-year award for the second year in a row at the Oxfordshire Cricket Board’s annual youth presentation night at Hawkwell House in Oxford.

CRICKET: Marlborough are winners

5:46pm Wednesday 19th September 2012

Marlborough, Woodstock, cruised to an easy nine-wicket win over Warriner, Bloxham, in the Oxfordshire Under 13 Schools’ League final held over from earlier in the summer.

CRICKET: Tew lift the cup

5:44pm Wednesday 19th September 2012

Great & Little Tew won the Oxfordshire Under 17 Club Championship final with victory against Aston Rowant at Horspath on Sunday.

CRICKET: Chadlington finale is a damp squib

5:43pm Wednesday 19th September 2012

Newly-crowned champions Chadlington said farewell to Division 2 with a disappointing 170-run defeat at home to Tetsworth side, who rattled up 251 all out.

CRICKET: Tew are on the up

Witney Gazette: Great & Little Tew cannot hide their delight at winning the Division 1 title

5:56pm Wednesday 12th September 2012

Proud skipper Andy Harris expressed his immense pride after Great & Little Tew won the championship for the first time.

CRICKET: Watkins's six-wicket heroics boost Downs

6:12pm Wednesday 12th September 2012

Simon Watkins bagged six wickets as Oxford Downs beat relegated Bletchley Town in Cherwell League Division 1 at home.

CRICKET: Terrific Tew are history-makers

Witney Gazette: Ian Bryan, who took 5-42, Curtly Slatter who hit 48, Ashley Herbert (68) and Kevin Taylor (3-38) who helped Great & Little Tew win the league title

6:10pm Wednesday 12th September 2012

Great & Little Tew became Cherwell League Division 1 champions for the first time when they beat Banbury 2nd by 58 runs.

CRICKET: Shipton are relegated despite win

6:08pm Wednesday 12th September 2012

A convincing seven-wicket victory over Cove was not enough to save Shipton-under-Wychwood from relegation in their first season in to Serious Cricket Home Counties Premier League Division 2 West – and an immediate return to the Cherwell League.

CRICKET: Chippy storm home for title triumph

6:05pm Wednesday 12th September 2012

Chipping Norton wrapped up the OCA League Division 3 title with an eight-wicket win over West Ilsley.






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