Gloucestershire


Gloucestershire under-13s won the ESCA Festival for the second year in a row after winning all three of their matches. The 2017 squad opened their campaign with a convincing 118 run victory over Guernsey. Gloucestershire posted a total of 186-4 from their 25 overs. Praneel Choughule (32) (Thornbury), Nick Shubach (35) (Dumbleton), Rhys Price (36) …

RICHARD Dawson is set to ring the changes in Gloucestershire’s under-performing batting line-up for the Specsavers County Championship clash with Leicestershire at Grace Road, starting on Tuesday. That could mean a first appearance in the competition this season for Benny Howell and only a second for Ian Cockbain. Young wicketkeeper-batsman James Bracey is also pushing …

FIVE WINS in as many days gave Gloucestershire un- der-12s victory in their age group for the first time at the ESCA Festival in Taunton. Festival week started with a 45-over match against St Stithians College from South Africa. Having won the toss Gloucestershire bowled well with three wickets for Jack Studley (3-18) (Winterbourne) and …

GLOUCESTERSHIRE’S top order batsmen must take responsibility for the dramatic dip in form that ensured elimination from the NatWest T20 Blast at the group stage. Well placed to reach the quarter-finals at one stage, the county ended their campaign with four straight losses, which condemned them to bottom spot in the South Group. Having reached …

GLOUCESTERSHIRE take on Essex at Bristol this afternoon with their hopes of qualifying for the knock-out stages of the NatWest T20 Blast in the balance. A five-wicket defeat by Sussex at Hove on Friday night left the team with 12 points from 11 South Group matches and probably needing to win two of their last …

MICHAEL Klinger reflected on one of the finest twenty20 innings ever played at Bristol and insisted: ‘I would have preferred to make a duck and win the game.’ The Gloucestershire captain was speaking after hitting an unbeaten 101 against Hampshire on Friday evening, only to see the visitors win a rain affected NatWest Blast South …