Coalpit Heath 1st XI crowned champions

September 05 2013
Coalpit Heath 1st XI crowned champions

COALPIT Heath Cricket Club are celebrating as their first team were crowned champions of Bristol and District division two following an impressive 8 wicket win over Pakistani Express. Steve George (4-37) helped pin the home side to 147 which was achieved for loss of just two wickets. Tom Williams top scored with 51 not out.

COALPIT Heath Cricket Club are celebrating as their first team were crowned champions of Bristol and District division two following an impressive 8 wicket win over Pakistani Express. 

Steve George (4-37) helped pin the home side to 147 which was achieved for loss of just two wickets. Tom Williams top scored with 51 not out.

The Sunday team also secured promotion to the in the Village Cricket League. The chance to win the title was taken away as local rivals Frenchay were unable to raise a side.

The second teams challenge washed away with losses in rain affected games to league leaders Portishead and Winterbourne. 

But the third team finished strongly with an 8 wicket win, Ashley Harris helping to secure 4th place with an impressive 63 not out.

WINTERBOURNE had cause to celebrate at the end of the season too.  Their second and third teams won their respective leagues, and the fourth XI were third.