Scorecard for Bushmen versus Great Missenden Pelicans, Sunday 21st June 2015

Published June 22, 2015

Result Bushmen versus Great Missenden Pelicans 2015

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Scorecard for Bushmen versus Hooke & Powerstock, 31st May 2015

Published June 20, 2015

Result Bushmen versus Hooke & Powerstock 2015

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Scorecard for Bushmen versus Fernhurst, 24th May 2015

Published June 20, 2015

Result Bushmen versus Fernhurst 2015

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Scorecard for Bushmen versus Ballinger Waggoners, 7th June 2015

Published June 8, 2015

The Ballinger umpire scored the entire game on his telephone – and the results are impressive, unlike the Bushmen performance.  The result stated, however, is incorrect: the match was drawn as it was a time game and we weren’t all out.  Apparently our ninth-wicket pair of Michael Cockerell and Clyde Jeavons contributed 5 runs from 52 balls while saving the draw.   20150607-Ballinger Sun 1st XI-BBC Bushmen

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Team Sheet for Bushmen versus Ballinger Waggonners, Sunday 7th June 2015

Published June 1, 2015

Ballinger 2015

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An engineer writes…

Published May 12, 2015

John Whitehead now has more ironmongery in his arm than is generally good for airport scanners, and his enforced non-cricketing leisure time leaves him able to keep up with his reading.  He tells us that he found this debate in the Engineering & Technology magazine to which he subscribes: The Motion: This house believes that decision-making technology in professional cricket is against the spirit of the game and creates more problems than it solves: http://eandt.theiet.org/magazine/2015/04/debate.cfm Comments, please!

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Team Sheet for Bushmen versus Cobham, Sunday 17th May 2015

Published May 10, 2015

It’s the Cobham in Kent, not the one in Surrey.  And 17th May happens to be Norwegian Independence Day.  I hope Michael Kaye can add some comments about Richard Dadd. Cobham 2015

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Team Sheet for Bushmen versus Frieth, Sunday 10th May 2015

Published May 4, 2015

All supporters will be welcome – pub details are on the sheet.   Frieth 2015

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Bushmen Cricket Fixtures 2015

Published April 25, 2015

THE BUSHMEN …nec tamen consumebatur     Sun 03 May    Farleigh Wallop 1400         (Near Basingstoke)   Sun 10 May    Frieth                         (Bucks; between High Wycombe & Maidenhead)   Sun 17 May    Cobham                                (Kent)   Thu 22 May    Billericay Veterans             (Essex, east of Brentwood)   Sun 24 May    Fernhurst                             (near Guildford, south of Haslemere)   Sat 30 May    Thornford                             ) Dorset Sun 31 May    Hooke & Powerstock        ) weekend   Sun 07 June   Ballinger Waggoners 1400 (Bucks; near Great Missenden)   Sun 14 June   Ashwell                                 (Herts; near Baldock)   Sun 21 June   Great Missenden                (Bucks)   Sun […]

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Brutal stats from the De Villiers innings

Published January 19, 2015

We’ve had an amusing email correspondence today following that extraordinary de Villiers innings.  It goes like this: David Morley: What’s the fastest Bushmen 100?? Probably a record held by Bobby?? Steven Crossley:  Yes, and more to the point – Bobby wasn’t wearing pink with black trimmings.  And I wonder who has the Busmen (sic) record for smallest number of runs against highest number of balls? Will Cockerell: I’ll be up there with circa 2 off 36 balls in Laurence and mine’s epic 10th wicket stand of 45 against Cockfield in ’91 (which I believe remains the club record for last digs).  […]

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