Saturday 22nd June Stewart’s Melville CC 208 for 8 (50 overs); Forfarshire 211 for 3 (41.3 overs). Forfarshire won by 7 wickets. Ball sponsor – Dr Ian Adam. The 1st XI took on unbeaten league leaders Forfarshire at Broughty Ferry on a day when the sun shone and in front of a noisy […]
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Saturday 25th May Stewart’s Melville CC 69 all out (33.3 overs); RH Corstorphine 72 for 3 (20.5 overs). RHC won by 7 wickets. Match Ball sponsor – Steve Kerr The 1st XI lost to RH Corstorphine for the second time in a week again being bowled out for a low score. On this occasion […]
The FP Club have been represented by three recent school 1st XV players in the Under 20 World Cup currently being played out in Argentina, Conor Boyle the squad captain, Ross Thompson and Jack Blain. Currently all three play their club rugby in the upper echelons of the leagues but both Conor Boyle and […]
Saturday – EPL. Watsonians 34 for 3 (14 overs) v SMCC (Match abandoned) Sunday – Scottish Cup. RH Corstorphine 142 for 8 (50 overs); SMCC 40 all out. (21.1 overs) Lost by 102 runs. Following recent wins against Heriot’s CC and Grange there was disappointment on Saturday when having removed Watsonians three main run scorers […]
Cricket: Heriot’s CC 152 all out (46.4 overs); Stewart’s Melville CC 153 for 5 (48 overs). Win by 5 wickets. Following their recent win over Watsonians in the T20 Masterton Trophy the 1st XI cricket team secured another rare win against local rivals, this time in the Prenier League […]
Saturday 25th May Cricket: Stewart’s Melville CC 103 all out (37 overs); Arbroath 105 for 2 (17.2 overs). Lost by 8 wickets The week’s good weather did not carry into the weekend and Saturday’s match was played throughout in light rain or worse at times. The miserable […]
Stewart’s Melville CC v Grange – no play due to rain Waiting for play to startHeavy overnight rain and persistent drizzle resulted in the cancellation of Saturday’s match v Grange with the final decision to cancel just after 2pm. Ball sponsor for the day was Ron Scobie, stalwart and former captain of Stewart’s FP […]
Saturday 11th May Stoneywood Dyce CC 169 for 9 (50 overs – innings closed) Stewart’s Melville Cricket Club 172 for 3 (42.1 overs). Win by 7 wickets The 1st XI gave themselves a lift when they decisively defeated previously unbeaten Stoneywood Dyce by seven wickets with time to spare […]
Carlton 284 for 7 (50 overs); Stewart’s Melville CC 98 all out (39.2 overs) After last week’s abandonment the 1st XI’s 2019 league campaign got underway against Carlton at Grange Loan. Unfortunately our attempts to secure an early win were undone by a raft of bank holiday withdrawals and Scotland quick bowler Ali […]
Rugby: Stewart’s Melville RFC 29 Highland 45 The 1st XV’s season finally came to a conclusion on Saturday at temporary “home ground” Raeburn Place. A game full of action saw Stew Mel leading by 17-5 and 24-19 before a Highland revival saw them close out the match […]
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