Old Crocks give young guns a good running

21 05 2008

The annual game between the past and present members of Dumfries Men’s Hockey Club was played last week at the town’s KGV Park.

The present team had a real age advantage with an average of only 25 while the Old Crocks averaged 41. Read the rest of this entry »





Club on Radio Scotland

19 04 2008

The oxygen of publicity – on the BBC Radio Scotland Sportsweekly sports round-up today: “Cricket clubs round Scotland are warming-up for the league season with fixtures this weekend.  Dumfries play their first match of the season against Premiership side Ferguslie on Saturday and play Western Union Division One side Hillhead on Sunday.





Awards herald new cricket season

31 03 2008

The Annual Dumfries Cricket Club Awards were held at the Dumfries Sports Club at Nunholm last weekend. A big turnout, including major sponsors APD and JMS, saw the four main club awards presented.

2008 Cricket AwardsThe winner of the First Eleven Player of the Year award went to Davie Davidson for a season which saw him the club’s top run scorer in the Scottish National League with 424 runs at an average of just over 30, backed up with 19 wickets with the side’s best bowling strike rate and average.  Read the rest of this entry »