Overs cut to attract players

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TOP flight weekend cricket is set to be reduced to 40 overs per side in a measure that is hoped will provide a more attractive product for players.

Jones on board to beef up bowling attack


STEFFAN JONES, the former Somerset and Derbyshire fast bowler, aims to give more firepower to island bowling attacks after being named as the island’s first fast-bowling consultant.

Hove summit looms for GCB


WHEN Guernsey and Sussex league officials sit down at the county ground in Hove next month to discuss the island’s proposed entry into the county league, the Sarnians are sure to get ‘a good hearing’.

Guernsey have the Will to win


WITH injuries having prevented any previous involvement, Will Peatfield is hoping to make the most of a belated inter-insular debut against Jersey tomorrow.

Barker’s 79 the highlight of second loss

Cricket - Carlsberg Trophy 2014, Guernsey v Denmark in SussexOllie Newey

GUERNSEY travelled to the north-east about 70% whole in terms of strength, so although beaten a second time by the Northern Universities, there was encouragement in the performance.

Northern Universities spree

Cricket - Carlsberg Trophy 2014, Guernsey v Denmark in SussexJamie Nussbaumer

JAMIE NUSSBAUMER’S typical belligerence down the order saved Guernsey from a real hiding at the hands of the Northern Universities Students Select yesterday.

Byrne is standout in Evening League


JACK BYRNE’S excellent form for Cannon Irregulars has seen him pick up the KRyS Global Evening League Division Two player of the month award for July.