Rain stoppages lead to draw

In common with most local cricket last weekend, Firwood Bootle’s Premier League match with Ormskirk at Wadham Road was seriously rain affected and petered out into a slightly tame draw.  The visitors chose to bat first, openers Andy Baybutt and Ian Robinson...

Comedy Bingo – final reminder

Do not forget that Firwood Bootle CC presents a COMEDY BINGO evening this coming Friday (July 27th) hosted by Brendan Riley.  No need to purchase tickets in advance, you can pay when you arrive.  Excellent value at £12 which includes our usual high quality fish &...

Bowl-out success sends Bootle into final

Firwood Bootle reached the final of the delayed 2017 Ray Digman Trophy by beating Ormskirk at Wadham Road last Saturday in a bowl-out after the umpires had declared the ground unfit to stage a normal match.  Five players from each side were nominated to bowl two...

Noon start on Saturday

Bootle members and supporters might like to know that the Ray Digman Trophy (2017) semi-final with Ormskirk at Wadham Road on Saturday next (April 14th) will begin at 12 noon.  New recruits Will Hale, Sam Kershaw and Bharat Tripathi are not eligible to play but will...

Sunday’s friendly is off

Would members and supporters please note that the friendly match against Norden scheduled for Sunday next (April 8th) has been cancelled.  The ground is saturated following the recent heavy rain and, with more rain forecast for both tomorrow and Sunday, a cancellation...