Cricket

South Africa's lower-order batters had best be on their guard tomorrow (Sunday) as Dom Bess has some more of them in his sights after bagging his first five-wicket haul for England, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

The former Sidmouth spinner bowled 60 overs as England levelled the four-match series in Cape Town.

As England head into day four of the second Test match in Cape Town, South Africa, former Sidmouth CC player Dom Bess will be contemplating what more lies in store for him.

Somerset bowlers Dominic Bess and Craig Overton are joining up with the England tour party in South Africa.

The fixtures for the 2020 Sidmouth Indoor Cricket League have been released ahead of the first ball in January.

Either Sidmouth or Upottery will be crowned 2019 champions as the two table-toppers square off in the final game of the season.

The Sidmouth Indoor Cricket League season is set for a grandstand finish and, potentially a winner-takes-all meeting between Upottery and Sidmouth on Sunday week (December 22).

More games and Sunday fixtures were among the regulation changes put in place by member clubs and the Bradleys East Devon Youth League annual meeting.

Sidbury marked their return to the Tolchards Devon League after an absence of 16 years by winning their division with a 100 per cent record, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

A Devon 'dream team' will be running the London Spirit women's team in next summer's new The Hundred competition, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Seaton captain Ben Morgan finally got his hands on the silverware when the Tolchards Devon Cricket League held its Annual General Meeting in Exeter, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Devon's cricketers could play up to five games at Sidmouth next season if the county progresses in the two National Counties knockout competitions.

Upottery share the leadership of the Sidmouth Leisure Centre Indoor Cricket League with just three games remaining.

Discussions about player eligibility are likely to dominate the Tolchards Devon Cricket League annual meeting in Exeter on Friday night, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Ottery St Mary will have a new 1st XI captain for next summer's campaign in the Tolchards Devon League C Division East, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Following a hugely successful return to league cricket which saw Sidbury Cricket Club win the H Division East title with an unblemished record of 14 wins from a possible 14, it was only fitting that the club celebrated their marvellous year in some style, writes Simon Rowe.

Tipton St John Cricket Club held its annual dinner and awards evening at Woodbury Park, writes Phil Wright.

Matchday four of the Sidmouth Leisure Centre Indoor Cricket League saw four matches played and witnessed the highest score of the campaign to date and the end of the last remaining unbeaten record.

Uplyme & Lyme Regis Cricket Club has a new chairman.

Two cricketers who grew up in the ranks of Ottery Cricket Club have been selected for a Devon Cricket Under 15s tour to South Africa.

Former Devon players Lewis Gregory and Craig Overton will be taking part in The Hundred next year.

The former Devon players are included in Sunday's draft for the inaugural season of The Hundred which will take place next year.

The Sidmouth Leisure Centre Indoor cricket League is back underway and all six teams taking part have now played one game each.

The Bradleys East Devon Youth League is in line for a facelift before the 2020 season starts, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

The Tolchards Devon Cricket League have embarked on a major piece of work to better understand the health of club cricket within its member clubs, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

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