Upottery batsman Oli Rice playing against Whimple. Ref mhsp 30-16TI 4783. Picture: Terry Ife

Whimple enjoyed a super Saturday with wins for both the 1st and 2nd XIs.

Axminster were beaten by four wickets on their visit to Barnstaple and Pilton for the meeting between the C Division East’s bottom two sides.

Seaton suffered a second successive defeat when beaten by 22 runs at Filleigh, but the Court Lane side remain top of the C Division East table.

Phil Wright alongside the score board that shows his appearances, wickets and runs for Tipton St John Cricket Club

Tipton St John welcomed Plymouth Civil Service and Roborough on the hottest day of the year so far.

With Uplyme 1st XI having to endure a long journey to Barnstaple only to find their game rained off without a ball being it bowled it was left to the 2nd XI and the Baker family to produce a positive performance and enhance their position in C Division East, writes Eddie Clarke.

Honiton 2nd XI ended a miserable sequence of successive defeats to power back to winning ways with a 66-run win at Westleigh over North Devon III.

Ben Kidson bowling for Honiton at home to Tiverton whilst the umpire keeps his eye on the ball. Ref mhsp 29-16TI 4215. Picture: Terry Ife

Honiton bagged a second successive D Division East success, beating visiting Tiverton by an empathic margin of eight wickets in a contest that last just over 50 overs in total.

Kilmington 2nd XI went down by 51 runs in their meeting with Exmouth III.

Upottery won by 13 runs in their D Division East game at Culmstock.

Devon and Exeter duo Dom Bess and Ben Green have both been named in the England U19 squad for the forthcoming one-day series against Sri Lanka, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Having been hammered by Cullompton by over 100 runs in the first league game of the season Uplyme showed how far they have come and why they are now lying second in the C Division league table with a convincing victory over their third place rivals, writes Eddie Clarke.

Honiton 2ndX humbled by Uplyme

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Honiton 2nd XI suffered a second successive defeat of the league season when beaten by three wickets in their East Devon derby meeting with Uplyme and Lyme Regis 2nds

Having endured a heavy defeat last week to the bottom club Axminster Uplyme Seconds bounced back with a fine win over promotion chasing Honiton, writes Eddie Clarke

Honiton batsman Mike Docherty playing at Woodbury on Saturday. Ref mhsp 28-16SH 1924. Picture: Simon Horn.

Honiton returned to winning ways in emphatic style, crushing 10-man Woodbury by 198 runs in a Tolchards Devon League D Division East meeting.

Seaton II batsman Will Mudd who was in great form at Bradninch

Seaton II held their nerve to deservedly win their Tolchards Devon League 2nd XI B Division East game at Bradninch.

Budleigh bowler Scott Barlow in action at the Ottermouth againgst North Devon on Saturday. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref exsp 7662-36-11SH To order your copy of this photograph visit and click on myphotos24

Three Sidmouth players and two of their former team-mates are in Devon’s side for Sunday’s Unicorns Trophy semi-final against Herefordshire on the Fortfield (11am), writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Sidmouth 1sts played Torquay on Saturday. Matt Cooke keeps his eye on the ball. Ref shsp 26-16AW 1556. Picture: Alex Walton

Sidmouth are starting to pull clear at the top of the Premier Division table after reaching the halfway stage with a 43-run win over Exeter on the County Ground, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Duncan Bradshaw-Smith bowling for Ottery 2nds at home to Plymstock. Ref shsp 27-16TI 3519. Picture: Terry Ife

Last weekend’s trip to face promotion chasing Plymstock saw Ottery St Mary 1st XI suffer only their second defeat of the Tolchard’s Devon League season, writes Ian Townsend.

Ottery 2nds fielding against Lewdown. Ref shsp 23-16TI 1568. Picture: Terry Ife

Another week, another disappointing result for Ottery 2nd XI as they fell by 18 runs to visiting Plymstock, writes Alex Clements

Seaton sit 22 points clear at the top of the C Division East after a 30-run win in a low scoring affair at Acland Park, Feniton.

Ottery 2nds against Lewdown. Ref shsp 23-16TI 1621. Picture: Terry Ife

Uplyme 2nds lost their East Devon derby meeting with Axminster II, going down by 97 runs, writes Eddie Clark.


Honiton II were beaten by two wickets in a close encounter with Halberton and Sampford Peverell II.

Kilmington II claimed a superb six wicket win in a rain hit meeting with Countess Wear II.


Uplyme recorded a comfortable success in their East Devon derby meeting with Axminster, winning the D Division East meeting by six wickets with overs to spare, writes Edie Clark.

Whimple II claimed an emphatic 10-wicket win in their meeting with Ottery St Mary III.

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