The 1st XI have boosted their squad with the capture of 2 fine cricketers ahead of the new season.
Former Esholt man Dave Hester rejoins the club after a number of seasons with Pudsey St. Lawrence and more recently Otley where he got into the habit of winning trophies.
Dave is a high quality batter who's scored consistent runs in the A Division of the Aire Wharfe over the last 6 seasons, has a great pair of hands in the field and we're looking forward to seeing some heat with the ball in winter nets!
Dave takes over as 1st XI vice-captain for 2020 and we' can't wait to see what he can do in TPE colours.
We are delighted to bring another consistent run-scorer to the club in the shape of Imran Patel from New Rover. Imran is an experienced cricketer following a number of years in Bradford League cricket before a move to New Rover where he's impressed with big runs.
562 runs last term, impressing our 1st team scouts along the way. Imran also gives us another bowling option with some useful medium pace.
2 fantastic signings, providing us with a powerful looking middle order and addressing an area where we fell a little short in 2019.
Welcome to Dave and Imran, we are looking forward to seeing you both in action.
The club is saddened to have to report the death of former treasurer, secretary and programme editor Peter Taylor. Peter was involved at both Esholt and Tong Park CC prior to the merger and performed many roles at both clubs. He suffered a stroke some years ago but still continued to watch most home games during the season. Peter was a true cricket lover and will be...
Outdoor Nets available to book. Following an easing of government exercise restrictions people are now able to use cricket nets to practice and exercise. Nets must be booked online in advance using our new booking system - book here. Only one net can be used at any one time and are free to use for those who've paid their 2020 annual subscriptions. They are open for public use and we are...
The ECB updated us on their response to the Covid-19 crisis yesterday although the exact details in terms of dates remain unconfirmed. At this moment in time all forms of recreational cricket are suspended. We have cancelled our remaining indoor net sessions for seniors and coaching for our junior section. At this moment in time it looks unlikely that our season will begin on...
A great night had by all. Thanks to everyone who made it to our first hobby horse race night on Saturday 22nd February. It was a fun night, enjoyed by all in attendance. Big thanks to Louis Morton for organizing the night, his first as social secretary, and everyone else who got involved from Janet and Di running the tote to all our race and horse sponsors. We raised some...
Winter practice underway ahead of new season Our indoor nets are now underway ahead of the 2020 season. Senior nets take place on a Monday evening from 6-7.30pm at St Mary's School in Menston. Junior nets take place on a Wednesday evening from 6-7pm. New players to the club are always welcome at any level, age or ability.