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Third 1-Dayer washed out in Bangladesh. Theo Lawson, Mark Donegan and Scott Ruttle are all playing abroad this winter. Matt Engel slams ICC for ruining the game he loves in a Guardian article. Is Craig Young on the move from Bready? Mitchell Thompson is playing in Sydney youth cricket. Burndennett and Dublin University are the latest clubs in the reviews.
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NW Review 16: Burndennett NW Review 16: Burndennett ZZZZ5:40 amZZZZ
A solid if unspectacular season for the 'Dennett boys as they again flirted with relegation before retaining their senior status with a couple of vital late wins.
NW Review 15: Drummond NW Review 15: Drummond ZZZZ2:28 amZZZZ
There will have been no-one more relieved to see the end of the season than Chris Moore after a very difficult summer for the Roe Valley men.
NW Review 14: Ardmore NW Review 14: Ardmore ZZZZ8:52 amZZZZ
After a couple of bold showings in the Premier League over the past few seasons, things were certainly quieter this time as the Bleachgreen boys' batting failed to fire.
NW Review 13: Bonds Glen NW Review 13: Bonds Glen ZZZZ3:00 amZZZZ
The Championship was firmly divided into two sets of four this year and Graham Boyd's men were another team to find things tough, however they had enough about them to avoid a second successive play-off.
NW Review 12: Bready NW Review 12: Bready ZZZZ12:56 amZZZZ
It turned out to be a very decent season for Bready, not least in the T20 arena where they won the Faughan Valley Cup, reached the final of the Ulster Cup and flew the flag for the North West on the All-Ireland stage.
NW Review 11: Ballyspallen NW Review 11: Ballyspallen ZZZZ11:03 amZZZZ
Every so often one team finds itself in that unique situation of being the season's "dark horse" but it's debatable if there has ever been a more dramatic version than Ballyspallen 2017.
NW Umpires and Scorers AGM NW Umpires and Scorers AGM ZZZZ5:38 amZZZZ
The North West Umpires and Scorers Association will hold its AGM at Bready Cricket Club at 2pm on Saturday 7th October.
Macbeth heading Down Under Macbeth heading Down Under ZZZZ8:01 pmZZZZ
Brigade all-rounder Ryan Macbeth is spending the winter in Australia.
Riddles handed 6 match ban Riddles handed 6 match ban ZZZZ8:20 amZZZZ
Donemana's Andrew Riddles has been hit with a six game ban following a Disciplinary Committee hearing into the Holm side's league game with Brigade at the beginning of August.
Maghera deserved league winners Maghera deserved league winners ZZZZ9:11 amZZZZ
There is a new name on the North West Qualifying 4 league trophy this season after Maghera were presented with their winners medals at Rainey Endowed College fields by Union President Connie McAllister.
Burndennett forfeit Q3 cup Burndennett forfeit Q3 cup ZZZZ12:35 amZZZZ
The Tyrone club explained that the final was originally scheduled for last week, however there's a club wedding this weekend and Burndennett don't have the personnel available to compete in the game.
King stars as Ardmore break Midweek Cup hoodoo King stars as Ardmore break Midweek Cup hoodoo ZZZZ3:19 amZZZZ
Glyn King takes four wickets as Ardmore dismiss Fox Lodge for just 41 to win the Midweek Cup.
Donemana beat Newbuildings in thriller Donemana beat Newbuildings in thriller ZZZZ4:10 amZZZZ
Newbuildings were 12 runs adrift when the overs ran out allowing Donemana to pick up yet another vital victory.
Last two finals up for decision Last two finals up for decision ZZZZ10:22 pmZZZZ
THE last two cup finals get under way on Friday with Drummond II meeting Burndennett II at Ballyspallen in the Q 3 decider while Ardmore III have home advantage in the Q4 clash against Fox Lodge III.
Cole man delivers but Coleraine gets points after protest Cole man delivers but Coleraine gets points after protest ZZZZ2:06 amZZZZ
Rennie Cole took three wickets in a dramatic final over as St Johnston seconds beat Coleraine seconds in a thriller but it was all in vain after a successful protest against the Donegal club.
Ardmore beat Limavady to win Q2 cup Ardmore beat Limavady to win Q2 cup ZZZZ1:41 amZZZZ
Ardmore clinched the Q2 cup with a thoroughly deserved six-wicket win over Limavady at The Bleachgreen.
North West unveil Hilton Tour squad North West unveil Hilton Tour squad ZZZZ12:54 amZZZZ
Squad of thirteen announced for the Series in Newcastle
Two more Cups to be decided this weekend Two more Cups to be decided this weekend ZZZZ12:47 amZZZZ
The Sam Jeffrey and Qualifying 2 Cup Finals are both scheduled to start tomorrow (Friday)
Donemana beat Killyclooney Donemana beat Killyclooney ZZZZ4:25 pmZZZZ
This past Monday evening we saw Donemana achieve their second victory of the season against local rivals Killyclooney in the ladies league.
Fox Lodge and Ardmore to contest Midweek Cup final Fox Lodge and Ardmore to contest Midweek Cup final ZZZZ5:04 amZZZZ
Fox Lodge will take on Ardmore in the Midweek Cup final after they beat Killyclooney and Bready respectively in the semi-finals.
NW name U11 interpro squad NW name U11 interpro squad ZZZZ9:08 amZZZZ
The squad for the NW Under 11 interpros versus Leinster (15th August - Balbriggan) and NCU (17th August - Glendermott) has been selected.
NW teams selected to play Ireland U13s NW teams selected to play Ireland U13s ZZZZ7:49 amZZZZ
Two NW youth teams will play Ireland Under 13's in development games at Bready next Tuesday.
Fine wine McBrine Fine wine McBrine ZZZZ2:33 amZZZZ
LIKE a good wine, Junior McBrine continues to improve with age. In his 14th Senior Cup final, 32 years after his first, the 53-year-old produced his best match figures in the two-day decider.
Super six for dominant Donemana Super six for dominant Donemana ZZZZ11:14 pmZZZZ
A Junior McBrine-inspired Donemana retained the senior cup with a comfortable win over Ballyspallen and in the process equalled that long-standing record of six cup wins in a row.
Donemana on top against spirited Ballyspallen Donemana on top against spirited Ballyspallen ZZZZ4:08 pmZZZZ
Donemana will take a sizeable advantage into the second segment of the Bank of Ireland senior cup final against Ballyspallen tomorrow after a competitive day's action at Beechgrove.
NW name squad for NCU clash NW name squad for NCU clash ZZZZ4:37 pmZZZZ
The NW have named their squad for Sunday's match in Belfast against the NCU.
Bready and St Johnston claim T20 honours Bready and St Johnston claim T20 honours ZZZZ1:53 pmZZZZ
Bready beat Coleraine by 9 wickets while St Johnston edge out Strabane in last-ball thriller.
T20 finals at Bready T20 finals at Bready ZZZZ12:12 amZZZZ
The Annual T20 finals day takes place at Bready this coming Sunday with a couple of quality matches down for decision in the respective competitions.
Sammy Jeffrey Cup gets under way Sammy Jeffrey Cup gets under way ZZZZ3:24 amZZZZ
It's the start of the Sammy Jeffrey Shield this coming weekend and with a two-innings final now up for grabs there will be no shortage of competition as Championship sides battle it out for a semi-final spot.
Bready hammer Ardmore while Strabane beat Burndennett Bready hammer Ardmore while Strabane beat Burndennett ZZZZ11:20 pmZZZZ
The line-ups for this year T20 finals are all but complete after Bready recorded an emphatic 8-wicket win at home to Ardmore in the Faughan Valley and Strabane beat Burndennett by 19 runs in the Eric Cooke trophy.
Qualifying leagues taking shape Qualifying leagues taking shape ZZZZ8:12 amZZZZ
Bready are the clear leaders in Q1 after two convincing wins at the weekend.
Eglinton presentation night
Eglinton presentation night ©CricketEurope
North West Warriors
Warriors championship woes Warriors championship woes ZZZZ4:34 amZZZZ
North West Warriors’ two-day defeat at Bready last week continued Leinster Lightning’s dominance of the inter-provincial championship
Scanlon inspires Warriors fightback Scanlon inspires Warriors fightback ZZZZ1:30 pmZZZZ
Wickets tumbled on a bowler-dominated first day of the Inter-Provincial Championship clash between the North-West Warriors and Leinster Lightning at Bready.
Warriors give youth a chance Warriors give youth a chance ZZZZ11:22 pmZZZZ
The Warriors have named a mixture of youth and experience in their squad for their final Interprovincial fixture of the season- a 3-day match against Leinster Lightning starting at Bready this week.
Warriors name squad for crunch T20 finale Warriors name squad for crunch T20 finale ZZZZ10:12 amZZZZ
The North West Warriors have named their squad for Friday night's T20 game against the Northern Knights at CIYMS; the concluding round of matches in the 2017 Trophy series.
Thompson stars as Warriors edge out Knights Thompson stars as Warriors edge out Knights ZZZZ12:53 amZZZZ
The Warriors won an enthralling clash against the Northern Knights at the Lawn - a result which means that Leinster Lighting retain the trophy with their final match against James Shannon's team still to play.
Porterfield joins Warriors ranks Porterfield joins Warriors ranks ZZZZ5:02 amZZZZ
William Porterfield returns to the ranks at Waringstown when Andy McBrine captains the North West Warriors in their 50 overs inter-provincial Cup match against the Northern Knights.
Andrew McBrine presents Warriors cap to William Porterfield
Andrew McBrine presents Warriors cap to William Porterfield ©CricketEurope

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Youth Interprovincials
NCU retain U11 title with victory over North West NCU retain U11 title with victory over North West ZZZZ12:12 amZZZZ
A nine wicket victory over the North West in the final game of the series seals the title for the NCU.
NCU defeat Leinster in first 'Indoor' Interpro NCU defeat Leinster in first 'Indoor' Interpro ZZZZ11:07 amZZZZ
NCU win over LCU sets up what should be a decider versus North West.
Emphatic win for Leinster U11's Emphatic win for Leinster U11's ZZZZ1:08 amZZZZ
Leinster Under 11's started their interpro series with an emphatic 128-run win against the NW at Balbriggan.
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Every seat taken as parents watch NCU v Leinster U11
Every seat taken as parents watch NCU v Leinster U11 'Indoor" Interprovincial at UU. ©CricketEurope
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NCU                     2    4         
North West              2    0         
                                       
Women's Cricket
Donemana beat Newbuildings in thriller Donemana beat Newbuildings in thriller ZZZZ4:10 amZZZZ
Newbuildings were 12 runs adrift when the overs ran out allowing Donemana to pick up yet another vital victory.
Donemana beat Killyclooney Donemana beat Killyclooney ZZZZ4:25 pmZZZZ
This past Monday evening we saw Donemana achieve their second victory of the season against local rivals Killyclooney in the ladies league.
NW name squad for NCU clash NW name squad for NCU clash ZZZZ4:37 pmZZZZ
The NW have named their squad for Sunday's match in Belfast against the NCU.
Britton stars as Strabane Saints beat Newbuildings Britton stars as Strabane Saints beat Newbuildings ZZZZ4:06 amZZZZ
Only one game went ahead this week in the ladies league with Strabane picking up a crucial win against Newbuildings.
Kennedy stars as Bready win cup Kennedy stars as Bready win cup ZZZZ1:06 amZZZZ
Jill Kennedy's excellent all-round performance inspired holders Bready to a second consecutive ladies' cup success in front of a sizeable crowd at the Holm.
Bready win again Bready win again ZZZZ12:03 amZZZZ
Only one game went ahead in the Ladies League games this week, in which Newbuildings played host to local rivals Bready, which was sure to be an interesting contest between the two.
Joint league winners Bready
Joint league winners Bready ©CricketEurope

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