Last Man Standing cricket on offer across the county.

12:47 18 February 2014

Cricket

Cricket

Archant

With a new cricket season on its way there’s an opportunity for East Devon players and clubs to become involved in the last Man Standing (LMS) concept.

This format of the game is on a similar scale to the popular T20. It involves 8-a-side teams playing 20 overs of five ball cricket at organised LMS days.

There is currently room for two more teams to complete the league in Mid Devon and the area organiser is keen to break into East Devon so the possibility is there for a more local league to also be established.

The LMS match days sees teams all play two games at a set venue. The cost per team to enter then league is £80, and that entry fee includes the team shirts which are of various colours.

The winners of each league head into an area and then county finals day competition.

There are currently three venues in the KLMS Mid Devon circuit. Ashbrittle, Cullompton and Bradninch, but the organisers are keen to look at having a venue in the east of the county.

Anyone wanting to know more about the Devon LMS is asked to contact Lee on 07766 073751 or 01823 7674337.

To discover more about all things LMS at www.lastmanstands.com

0 comments

Other Sport Stories

10:38
Dave Jessops puts bat to ball for Tipton St John

Tipton St John were well beaten in an early season fixture at a chilly Yarcombe and Stockland, writes Phil Wright.

Read more
10:31

Honiton captain Rob Ingram is unambiguous about his plans for the season ahead in the E Division East, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Read more
10:29

Feniton’s dressing room will be minus several familiar faces when the new season starts with a visit from Alphington this Saturday, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Read more
10:26
Robbie Prior prepares to bowls Axmister at Clyst St George on Saturday. Photo by Simon Horn. Ref mhsp 3135-28-13SH To order your copy of this photograph go to www.midweekherald.co.uk and click on Photo Orders.

Seaton should be up among the front runners this season in the C Division East thanks to some handy close-season captures, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Read more
Yesterday, 16:45
Seaton Town Under-16s after they had won the Exeter and District Youth League Division Two title

Seaton Town won their final game of the league season 7-0 at home to Witheridge and that was sufficient to see them land the Exeter and District Youth League Under-16 Division Two title.

Read more
Yesterday, 13:41

The Axe Cliff Seniors held their Quarterly Cup, a 15-holes stableford competition followed by the presentations of a numbers of trophies.

Read more
Yesterday, 12:49
Short mat bowls generic picture

The East Devon Short Mat Bowls League is drawing to a conclusion, writes Caroline Pavey.

Read more
Yesterday, 12:47
football generic picture

Honiton Youth Under-12s were unable to end their league campaign with a victory as they went down 2-0 on a visit to North Tawton, writes Stuart Ward

Read more
Yesterday, 12:47

Feniton Bowling Club has made one of its best ever starts to a season, writes Roger Smith.

Read more
Yesterday, 10:40
Upottery's City Farmers and Upottery's Lion Bar, winners of the two pairs/four competitio held at Cloakham Lawns. Organiser Caroline Pavey (centre) presented the trophies

The East Devon Short Mat Bowls League annual Two Pair/ Fours competition was held at Cloakham Lawns, writes Caroline Pavey.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 11°C

min temp: 6°C

Most Read Sport

Family notices
Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Submit a Story
Buy Photos
Competitions
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Family Notices 24

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Midweek Herald e-edition today E-edition



Honiton's trusted business finder