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Gareth Townsend

Congrats to Gareth Townsend

Big congrats to Gareth Townsend as the Surrey CCC Academy was given a 100% mark in its annual ECB review.

Here are extracts from an article posted on the Surrey CCC web-site:

Conducted by former England Chairman of Selectors David Graveney, the review concluded that Academy Director Gareth Townsend “should be commended on running an Outstanding Academy programme, which delivers on its objectives of developing cricketers and people.”

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March Update for Women – Help Needed

Emma and SDCC have received a “March Update” from Vicki Howard, Cricket Participation Officer at Surrey CCC. The following items are applicable to the Stoke Molesey Ladies Section and we ask that you help Emma and Andy where you can:

Insights sessions with Lydia Greenway
We are lucky to have ex-England international Lydia Greenway, (, running insight sessions again this year, following the positive feedback received from last year’s sessions. With three sessions lined up, please don’t miss out in getting involved and taking the knowledge you learn back to your club environment.

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Nat Top Scores in Defeat for the Stars

Still no pattern to the results in this year’s edition of the Women’s Big Bash League as bottom-placed Renegades defeated Nat’s Stars in the Melbourne derby.

Nat top-scored with 37 – including the match’s only six – before being run out, (reports suggest she was left stranded), by England colleague Dani Wyatt. Nat also took a wicket in the fielding effort but the Stars were unable to defend their moderate total.

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