Berkshire v Shropshire team news
Berkshire v Shropshire team news

Berkshire make two changes to the side for their key game with Shropshire

Cheshire draw with Berkshire at Alderley Edge
Cheshire draw with Berkshire at Alderley Edge

Berkshire made full use of a very flat wicket at the delightful Alderley Edge ground, batting to the 100 over 1st innings closure for a total of 466 - 5 wickets

Berkshire knocked out of Minor Counties Knock Out
Berkshire knocked out of Minor Counties Knock Out

Berkshire failed to make use of first knock on a rain-affected wicket at Thatcham

Minor Counties v Northamptonshire 2nd XI, Match Report
Minor Counties v Northamptonshire 2nd XI, Match Report

Dropped catches cost Minor Counties dearly, together with some wayward seam bowling on a pitch of variable bounce and slow pace, enabling Northants to score 271 for 8 in their 50 overs

Middlesex 2nd XI v Minor Counties, Match Report
Middlesex 2nd XI v Minor Counties, Match Report

Minor Counties failed to take advantage of first use of a wicket offering the bowlers variable bounce and were bowled out for 130 in just 42.5 overs, thanks to some poor shot selection and fine pace bowling by Sri Lankan overseas player Mohamed

Convincing win for Berkshire over Oxfordshire
Convincing win for Berkshire over Oxfordshire

Berkshire's seamers dominated the match throughout to secure a ten-wicket win over Oxfordshire in the opening Minor Counties Championship match of the season, and this despite losing half of the allotted overs due to the wet conditions

Minor Counties XI beat Sir Paul Getty's XI by 2 wickets
Minor Counties XI beat Sir Paul Getty's XI by 2 wickets

In a tense finish, Minor Counties won a remarkable match by two wickets, with five balls to spare

MCCA team to play Sir Paul Getty's X1 on 28th August 2002
MCCA team to play Sir Paul Getty's X1 on 28th August 2002

The team selected to represent MCCA in this match is shown below

Minor Counties U25 v Northants 2nd X1 - Thursday, 18th July
Minor Counties U25 v Northants 2nd X1 - Thursday, 18th July

Choosing to bat first on a good batting strip, Minor Counties scored a competitive 242-9 in their 50 overs

Middlesex 2nd X1 v Minor Counties U25 - Wednesday, 17th July
Middlesex 2nd X1 v Minor Counties U25 - Wednesday, 17th July

Middlesex made a bright start with openers Alleyne and Hutton putting on 74 in 13.3 overs before off-spinner Martyn Dobson pegged them back with three quick wickets

Minor Counties v Leicestershire 2nd X1 - Milton Keynes, 12th July
Minor Counties v Leicestershire 2nd X1 - Milton Keynes, 12th July

Leicestershire won the toss and batted first on a wicket that gave the spinners some assistance

Minor Counties v Middlesex 2nd X1-Milton Keynes, 11th July
Minor Counties v Middlesex 2nd X1-Milton Keynes, 11th July

Minor Counties started brightly having been inserted by Middlesex, the opening partnership of Dawson and Dobson putting on 53 for the first wicket in 10 overs

Northamptonshire 2nd XI v Minor Counties at Isham CC, Friday, 5th July
Northamptonshire 2nd XI v Minor Counties at Isham CC, Friday, 5th July

On a miserable, wet day at Isham only five overs were possible

Warwickshire 2nd XI v Minor Counties at Studley CC - Thursday, 4th July
Warwickshire 2nd XI v Minor Counties at Studley CC - Thursday, 4th July

A superb exhibition of swing bowling on a blameless pitch, reduced Warwickshire to 16-6 wickets off 15 overs

Berkshire thwarted by the elements at Lamphey
Berkshire thwarted by the elements at Lamphey

Berkshire batted positively, Fray (57*) and night watchman Patel (78*), added another 140 runs in 22 overs before declaring at 153-1

Rain affects play on day two at Lamphey
Rain affects play on day two at Lamphey

Rain again on the second day prevented play until 5.30 after tremendous efforts by the groundsmen to clear surface water from the surrounds

Only 44 overs played at Lamphey on Day one in Minor Championship
Only 44 overs played at Lamphey on Day one in Minor Championship

Only 44 overs were possible on the first day of this three-day Minor Counties Championship game at Lamphey, Pembrokeshire, as the rains came in mid-afternoon and ended play for the day with Wales on 185-5 wickets

MCCA lose to  Warwickshire 2nd XI by 6 wickets
MCCA lose to Warwickshire 2nd XI by 6 wickets

Batting first against Warwickshire at the delightful Orleton Park ground, MCCA failed by some 30 odd runs to post a competitive total

Leicestershire 2nd XI beat Minor Counties by 14 runs
Leicestershire 2nd XI beat Minor Counties by 14 runs

Leicestershire, having been put in to bat, made good progress as openers Robert Cunliffe and Ian Flanagan put on 162 for the first wicket off 34 overs

MCCA Under-25 v Warwickshire 2nd XI Match Preview
MCCA Under-25 v Warwickshire 2nd XI Match Preview

MCCA make three changes to the side that lost narrowly to Leicestershire in their opening game