NCU Leagues 2019
Instonians ease relegation fears Instonians ease relegation fears ( ) ZZZZ4:27 pmZZZZ
A second wicket stand of 125 between Nikolai Smith and Murray Commins was the platform for Instonians’ 242-7 and when they bowled out the visitors for 71, the week after posting the lowest Premier League total of the season they had – by a distance – the biggest margin of victory (in runs).
Table topping CIYMS spinning along Table topping CIYMS spinning along ( ) ZZZZ3:20 pmZZZZ
CIYMS maintain their unbeaten record, Waringstown slip up again and Instonians break their duck against fellow strugglers Muckamore.
CIYMS march on but Instonians facing crunch battle CIYMS march on but Instonians facing crunch battle ( ) ZZZZ1:55 pmZZZZ
WHILE CIYMS go marching on at the top of the Robinson Services Premier League table, at the other end Instonians have a week to prepare for one of the most important games in their recent history.
Saturday's NCU League action Saturday's NCU League action ( ) ZZZZ12:13 amZZZZ
Waringstown slip up as the other top sides all win and Lisburn blow away Instonians in a game that the Belfast side were surely targeting as a chance to get their first points of the season.
Simpson Stunner Simpson Stunner ( ) ZZZZ1:06 amZZZZ
Ian Callender's take on Saturday's action in the Premier League.
Ian Callender's NCU weekend review Ian Callender's NCU weekend review ( ) ZZZZ6:25 amZZZZ
Ian looks at the League and Cup action over the weekend - two defeats for Waringstown and two wins for CIYMS.
Sunday's Premier action Sunday's Premier action ( ) ZZZZ11:08 pmZZZZ
CIYMS go clear at the top with a win over Waringstown as Instonians stay rooted to the bottom after defeat by CSNI and a win for Muckamore over Carrickfergus.
Roundup of Saturday's Senior League action Roundup of Saturday's Senior League action ( ) ZZZZ10:00 pmZZZZ
NCU Senior League Saturday roundup of a reduced programme with weather and Cup commitments having an impact.
Derriaghy have chance to atone for poor weekend Derriaghy have chance to atone for poor weekend ( ) ZZZZ7:31 amZZZZ
Having lost the top of the table clash with Woodvale, they surprisingly lost to Bangor on Sunday – only the Seasiders’ second win of the season - to stay four points behind Woodvale after seven games.
NCU Saturday League and Cup action NCU Saturday League and Cup action ( ) ZZZZ3:17 amZZZZ
Roundup of the action in the Robinson Services Senior league and the GMcG Junior Cup where the semi-finalists are now known.
Waringstown and Woodvale both slip up in league bids. Waringstown and Woodvale both slip up in league bids. ( ) ZZZZ1:54 amZZZZ
Waringstown crash to the spin of Eagleson and Snyman at Carrick while in Section 1 Woodvale lose to Ballymena and are joined at the top by Derriaghy who demolish Templepatrick.
Waringstown join CIYMS at top Waringstown join CIYMS at top ( ) ZZZZ7:46 amZZZZ
Waringstown joined champions CIYMS at the top of the Robinson Services Premier League when they beat Lisburn by 10 runs at Wallace Park.
Waringstown edge out Lisburn Waringstown edge out Lisburn ( ) ZZZZ1:18 amZZZZ
Adam Dennison's 87 proved crucial as Waringstown survived a real scare to beat Lisburn by just 10 runs in their rearranged Robinson Services Premier League game at Wallace Park.
Woodvale go top after beating Downpatrick Woodvale go top after beating Downpatrick ( ) ZZZZ10:36 pmZZZZ
Woodvale are clear at the top of Robinson Services Section One after Ferhan Saeed's five wicket haul saw them beat Dowpatrick by eight wickets.
North Down deny Carrick in last over thriller North Down deny Carrick in last over thriller ( ) ZZZZ7:09 pmZZZZ
North Down thwarted Carrickfergus's hopes of a weekend double when they won the postponed Robinson Services Premier League game yesterday by two wickets.
Saturday's League roundup Saturday's League roundup ( ) ZZZZ7:02 amZZZZ
CIYMS take a three-week break from Robinson Services Premier League action with their position at the top of the table secure after easing past Carrickfergus in one of only two top flight games to beat the weather on Saturday.
Beyond the Premier World Beyond the Premier World ( ) ZZZZ10:16 pmZZZZ
Woodvale beat Donaghcloney Mill, while Ballymena tie with Downpatrick.
CIYMS make it four from four CIYMS make it four from four ( ) ZZZZ8:15 pmZZZZ
Defending champions CIYMS went clear at the top of the Robinson Services Premier League with a five-wicket win at home to Carrick, while CSNI won at Muckamore in the two games to survive the weather.
CIYMS maintain 100% record CIYMS maintain 100% record ( ) ZZZZ8:09 pmZZZZ
Even the rain couldn’t stop CIYMS yesterday as the defending Robinson Services Premier League Champions maintained their 100 per cent start.
Thompson hits another ton as Waringstown win again Thompson hits another ton as Waringstown win again ( ) ZZZZ7:32 pmZZZZ
When you're hot, you're hot. Greg Thompson and James McCollum hit hundreds as Waringstown beat CSNI in high scoring affair. Good weekend too for CIYMS and Lisburn who registered back-to-back victories.
NCU Weekend Round-up NCU Weekend Round-up ( ) ZZZZ4:42 amZZZZ
James McCollum returned to club duty with Waringstown yesterday and batting at No 3, plundered the Civil Service North attack for 140 as the Villagers made it back to back Robinson Services Premier League wins with a 50 runs success at Stormont.
Familiar look at top of the table Familiar look at top of the table ( ) ZZZZ2:00 amZZZZ
JUST two games into the Robinson Services Premier League season and it’s a familiar looking league table with CIYMS and Waringstown the only teams to have won their opening games.
CIYMS, Waringstown, CSNI and Lisburn win CIYMS, Waringstown, CSNI and Lisburn win ( ) ZZZZ10:02 pmZZZZ
Greg Thompson and Faiz Fazal take the batting honours on an other exciting day in the Robinson Services Premier League.
Beyond the Premier world Beyond the Premier world ( ) ZZZZ5:39 amZZZZ
A look at the action in the NCU in the lower leagues as Craig Lewis took six wickets to bowl Derriaghy to victory against Holywood, while Stephen Bunting also took six for Woodvale.
Kennedy blows away Armagh Kennedy blows away Armagh ( ) ZZZZ2:03 amZZZZ
David Kennedy's career best figures helped Holywood to the top of the table with an emphatic win over Armagh, while a fine batting display saw Woodvale win easily at Bangor.
Weekend round-up Weekend round-up ( ) ZZZZ7:20 amZZZZ
It didn’t take long for the overseas professionals to make an impression in the Robinson Services Premier League, with three of them scoring centuries on the opening day of the delayed start to the season.
Section One round-up Section One round-up ( ) ZZZZ10:18 pmZZZZ
It was a good weekend for the Adair family with Mark making his Ireland debut and Ross inspiring Holywood to victory against Woodvale in the East Belfast derby.
Waringstown, CIYMS, North Down and Carrick start with wins Waringstown, CIYMS, North Down and Carrick start with wins ( ) ZZZZ8:38 pmZZZZ
The Robinson Services Premier League started with victories for Waringstown, CIYMS, North Down and Carrickfergus.
CIYMS forced to shuffle pack CIYMS forced to shuffle pack ( ) ZZZZ3:08 pmZZZZ
Mark Adair's elevation to the international side means he will miss CI's upcoming matches against Lisburn.
NCU Premier League programme gets underway NCU Premier League programme gets underway ( ) ZZZZ10:31 amZZZZ
A repeat of last year’s Challenge Cup final is the stand-out match on the opening day of the new Robinson Services Premier League season.
Plenty of quality on display in Premier League Plenty of quality on display in Premier League ( ) ZZZZ3:21 amZZZZ
THERE will be four current Ireland players in the Robinson Services Premier League for the first time since 2010 and with a former India international one of five new overseas players involved, expectations have rarely been higher going into the new season.
NCU change Premier League dates NCU change Premier League dates ( ) ZZZZ12:19 amZZZZ
The NCU have switched the Premier League fixtures due to be played on June 22/23rd and 17th August.
Opening Premier League fixtures. Opening Premier League fixtures. ( ) ZZZZ12:07 amZZZZ
Premier League champions CIYMS will begin their defence at Muckamore when the NCU season gets under way on April 27.