RH Corstorphine full of eastern promise as Haq bowls over

With the start of the domestic cricket season just days away now the signing that has most caught the eye in the Capital is that of Scotland cap Majid Haq by RH Corstorphine.


Masterton Trophy given facelift for upcoming campaign

The Murgitroyd Masterton Trophy Twenty20 cricket competition has undergone a major facelift ahead of the 2017 season.

Grant Bradburn

Scotland to host Zimbabwe in two ODIs at The Grange

Scotland cricket will host Zimbabwe in two One Day Internationals at The Grange in the Capital this summer giving Grant Bradburn’s team more top level experience.

Kathryn Bryce will hook up with Melbourne Stars

Edinburgh cricketer Kathryn Bryce heads for Aussie Big Bash

Edinburgh cricketer Kathryn Bryce cannot wait to jet off to Australia on Boxing Day to learn from some of the best in the world.

Preston Mommsen is focusing on an "attractive opportunity in the corporate world". Pic: TSPL

Scots captain Preston Mommsen retires from international cricket

Mazars Grange player Preston Mommsen has retired from international cricket.

Kathryn Bryce will join up with the Melbourne Stars

Capital’s Kathryn Bryce wins rookie place at Big Bash in Australia

Edinburgh-based cricketer Kathryn Bryce will soon be heading off to Australia to learn from some of the world’s best.

The jubilant Carlton squad celebrate their Grand Final victory with the trophy. Image courtesy of Cricket Scotland

Carlton skipper praises quiet destroyer Ahmad as Grand Final is won

Carlton skipper Steve Gilmour praised the performance of the ever reliable Omar Ahmad as the Grange Loan men won the Grand Final against Clydesdale on Saturday.

Carlton spinner Chayank Gosain, centre, has taken 27 wickets so far in this campaign

Carlton spinner Chayank Gosain all fired up for Grand Final

Carlton spinner Chayank Gosain has grown up at the Grange Loan club – and as a result he cannot wait for the team to host Clydesdale tomorrow in the Grand Final.

A victorious Carlton team show off their CSL Eastern Premiership shield after being crowned champions

Carlton toast championship success with resounding win

CSL Eastern Premiership champions Carlton ended the regular season on a high while SMRH claimed the Baillie Gifford ESCA Championship title on a busy day of action on Saturday.

Former SMRH captain Brad Moses has returned to boost their title bid

‘Winner takes all’ as city rivals bid for championship

With Carlton having secured the CSL Eastern Premiership title last weekend, attention tomorrow turns to the ‘winner takes all’ clash between SMRH and RH Corstorphine at the top of the Baillie Gifford ESCA Championship.

Carltons players toast their title success

Carlton hailed as they claim Eastern Premiership crown

Carlton president Andy Macpherson and captain Steve Gilmour have paid tribute to the players who helped the Grange Loan club clinch the CSL Eastern Premiership title at the weekend.

Carlton's Rory McCann will face Aberdeenshire tomorrow

Carlton recall McCann as they look to clinch title

Carlton recall the experienced Rory McCann to their side as they head to Aberdeenshire tomorrow knowing that a win would see them crowned CSL Eastern Premiership champions.

Watsonians kept the pressure up on leaders Carlton by beating Grange. Pic: Greg Macvean

Southwell misses century but Carlton title bid comes first

Hugo Southwell admits missing out on a century at the weekend was frustrating but, for the Carlton man, the most important thing was that his team took a step closer to the CSL Eastern Premiership title by beating Arbroath.

Watsonians are hoping to peg back leaders Grange with a victory over Grange this weekend. Pic: Neil Hanna

Watsonians shuffle pack for key clash with Grange

Watsonians have recalled batsman Mike Carson for tomorrow’s crucial CSL Eastern Premiership clash with Mazars Grange at Myreside.

Arun Pillai plays a shot for Carlton. Pic: Ian Georgeson

Boyd hails Carlton battlers after important derby win

Carlton wicketkeeper Fraser Boyd praised the side’s battling qualities after they dug deep to defeat Watsonians on Saturday and take another step towards the CSL Eastern Premiership title.


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Watsonians got off to a flier but once Sean Weeraratna dismissed Brendan OConnell the rot set in

Watt hails the power of Heriot’s as they dent Sonians’ title bid

Heriot’s stand-in skipper Mark Watt hailed the contributions of Sean Weeraratna and Ryan Brown after his team gave him the perfect birthday present by defeating title chasing Watsonians on Saturday.

Gordon Goudie piled on the runs

Goudie smashes seven sixes as Mazars Grange win Murgitroyd Trophy

Gordon Goudie led the way as Mazars Grange were crowned Murgitroyd national Twenty20 champions by defeating Aberdeenshire in the final.

Ally Sadler claimed 3-12 as Watsonians routed Falkland in Fife

Victory at Heriot’s would be a big boost to Sonians’ title push

Two men who played starring roles in their respective team’s wins last weekend cannot wait for tomorrow’s crucial derby encounter when Heriot’s welcome Watsonians to Goldenacre.

Forfarshires Craig Wallace dives in to avoid a run-out as Carlton wicketkeeper Rory McCann waits to pounce. Pic: Toby Williams

Capital clubs win to keep their seasons alive

Three Capital clubs recorded CSL Eastern Premiership victories on Saturday to make sure that all local sides have plenty to play for with five weeks of the campaign remaining.

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