1st XI - Yorkshire Academy have drawn level with second placed York as they won for the fifth week in a row. Their latest victory came following a dominant display at home to Scarborough, James Logan taking 5-32 as the visitors crashed from 71-1 to 122 all out. Openers Harry Brook (53no) and Benjamin Ainsley (56no) then swept the hosts to victory off just 23.2 overs, Ainsley having now scored 313 in his last four innings whilst being dismissed just once.
2ND XI - Scarborough II’s promotion hopes look to have evaporated following the worst of a draw at North Marine Road where visitors Londesborough Park posted a first innings 179-9 thanks in main to Greg Drewery’ s 60, whilst David Snowball took 3-20 for Scarborough. The home side were indebted to Matthew Watson (26*) and youngster Charlie Hopper (25*) who hung to salvage some points at 137-8.
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The ECB continues to work with Sport England on the pioneering club accreditation scheme 'Clubmark' to develop a vibrant and healthy club cricket infrastructure.
Cricket clubs can play a key role in the successful delivery of Building Partnerships – cricket's strategic plan for 2006-2009 - by supporting the delivery and implementation of the following programmes:
The ECB Clubmark and community cricket clubs play a central role in all of these programmes and Clubmark will provide the standards that clubs involved in these programmes will aspire to.
In addition, it is expected that clubs who achieve the ECB Clubmark will be recognised and rewarded for their hard work and commitment to club cricket in England and Wales.
By registering to work towards ECB Clubmark, clubs join a growing number of cricket clubs across England and Wales that are prioritising junior development, creating a benchmark for high quality community club cricket.
County Cricket Development Managers can help clubs through the process of achieving ECB Clubmark Accreditation.
ECB Clubmark gives clubs an opportunity to write and implement new procedures as well as acknowledge existing practices. Cricket clubs are required to present evidence and demonstrate implementation across four different themes, culminating in the production of a Club Development Plan.
The four themes are:
For more information see www.ecb.co.uk/clubmark