SACHIN Tendulkar’s final farewell last week brought back vivid memories of the one and only time that Bobby Rao played against the man affectionately known as the ‘Little Master’.
The North West Cricket Union held its annual presentation dinner in the White Horse Hotel on Friday night and upwards of 160 guests gathered to celebrate another successful season for the local region.
IRELAND pace bowler Graeme McCarter is en route to Brisbane to work with Australian Test legend Craig McDermott this winter.
THERE was more good news for North West cricket on the international stage this week following the announcement of the Ireland squad for next month’s World T20 Qualifiers in the UAE
FROM Bready to Brisbane, Boyd Rankin took another huge step towards his ultimate ambition of one day playing Test cricket for England after being named in the Ashes squad to face Australia this winter.
BOYD Rankin has been named in the England squad for the forthcoming tour to Australia.
It will be a busy weekend at Strabane Park upcoming as a protracted final phase of the North West cricket season finally draws to a close on Sunday with a second try at the promotion/relegation play-off.
THE only Strabane teenager picked to play on this summer’s Ulster Schools cricket side has this week spoken of his honour at representing the province.
There was better news for Newbuildings Cricket Club who were celebrating a remarkable achievement on Sunday evening after claiming the Faughan Valley Sperrin Springs trophy.
A couple of Newtownstewart ‘Warriors’ have helped Ireland retain their Australian Rules Football European Championship.