Newton Poppleford Cricket Club

Newton Poppleford Cricket Club - Champagne Moments

Champagne Moment Award Winners

Winner of Champagne Moment 2019:
Andrew (Macca) March plays one game and takes five wickets -- 15 September vs Mount Ambrose. (On the flattest deck you’ll find anywhere).

Winner of Champagne Moment 2018:
Tom Moore 200 (not out) (24 x4’s 10x 6’s) -- 19 August vs Old Leightonians. His maiden century as well as the clubs first double hundred. Becoming the clubs highest individual score.

Winner of Champagne Moment 2017:
Tom Clay scoring 34 off an over against: 11th June Vs Bridford (Home)

Champagne Moments 2019

.28th April  2019
Louise Adey takes 5 wickets versus Tipton.

16th June 2019
Antony Cox maiden 100 for the club versus Geriatrics.

16th June 2019
A. Cox and I. Thomas setting the clubs record batting partnership of 224 verses Geriatrics. Opening the batting both scored 100’s. Isaac making his 8th hundred for the club. And Antony his first of course!

.25th July 2019

Kieran Phillips 3 for 10 on 20Twenty debut verses Bakers.

18th August 2019
Tom Clay 138 vs Old Leightonians made the very rapid time of a believed 70 balls.

27th June 2019
Luke Raistrick taking a Hattrick and claiming his 100 wicket for the club with the same ball in our 20Twenty match versus Met Office.

15th September 2019
Isaac Thomas 9th 100 verses, Mount Ambrose.

15th September 2019
Louis Adey maiden century for the club versus Mount Ambrose.

15th September 2019
Andrew (Macca) Marsh plays one game and takes five wickets Verses Mount Ambrose. (On the flattest deck you’ll find anywhere).

15th September 2019
Luke Raistrick returns with his Maiden club half-century completed by striking the final ball of the innings versus Mount Ambrose for 6.


Champagne Moments 2018

26th April 2018

Jordan Fowler 5 for 2 – 26 April, 20/20 vs Lympstone (Home). (The 1st ever 5 wicket haul by a NPCC player in 20/20 game).

13th May 2018

Isaac Thomas 100 (not out)and Tom Clay101 (not out) – 13 May vs Bakers (Home). The first time two NPCC players have made a 100 in the same match.Isaac 

27th May 2018

Thomas 113 – 27 May vs Erratic's(Home). Just another monotonous century from the club's resident run machine.

Isaac Thomas & Thomas Clay sharing a stand of 193 becoming the clubs record partnership – 27 May vs Erratic's (Home).

8th June 2018

NPCC highest 20/20 score of 198 – 8 June vs Sunset (Away).

Tom Clay 34 from 6 balls. (5x6’s + 1x4) – 8 June vs Sunset (Away). A repeat of his feat last season. What was extra special was that this was the first 6 balls Tom faced in only the second over of the match. It also meant he had to retire with a strike rate of 566!!

10th June 2018

George House 119 (not out)–10 June vs Topsham St James (Home). His maiden century.

22nd  July 2018

Matthew Raistrick slip catch – 22 July vsMarldon CC (Away)

Scott Newbury slip catch– 22 July vs Marldon CC (Away)

Antony Cox – Catch at backward point– 22 July vs Marldon CC (Away)

9th August 2018

Phil Hunter catch – 9 August vs Erratics

19th August 2018

Tom Moore 200 (not out) (24 x4’s 10x 6’s) -- 19 August vs Old Leightonians. His maiden century as well as the clubs first double hundred. Becoming the clubs highest individual score.

367-- 19 August vs Old Leightonians. Highest ever total by NPCC in 40 overs.

2nd September 2018

2nd September vs Tipton St John (Away). This was the club's 250th win.


Champagne Moments 2017

23 April Vs Bakers (Home)

  • Jack Anning 138 from 77 balls, 19 fours, 7 sixes, SR 179.22.
  • Luke Raistrick taking his first club 5-for. 7 overs 5 for 11.

7 May Vs Marldon (Home)

  • NPCC chasing 308 to win in 35.4 overs. Including an opening stand of 161 between Isaac Thomas & Antony Cox followed by a second wicket stand of 101 between Isaac Thomas & Thomas Moore.
  • Isaac Thomas 166 from 86 balls, 20 fours, 8 sixes, SR 193.02.

Friday 9 June Vs Sunset T20 (Away)

  • Antony Cox: 4 overs 4 for 7

11 June Vs Bridford (Home) 

  • Tom Clay 145: 69 balls, 10 fours, 12 sixes, SR 210.14*
  • Highest ever team total of 365 in 40 overs

25 June Vs Client CC (Home)

  • Kenny Clay: 6 overs 5 for 26

2 July Vs Topsham St James (Away)

  • Isaac Thomas 101. 13 fours, 2 sixes
  • Antony Cox 72* batting all 40 overs

16 July Vs Sidbury (Away)

  • Kenny Clay reaching 5000 career runs for NPCC
  • George House reaching 100 career wickets for NPCC
  • Luke Raistrick: 6 overs 5 for 35 (2nd of career and season)

25 July Vs Geriatrics T20 (Away)

  • Team reached 192 from 20 overs. 6 players retired on 25+ and we only had 9 men!

13 August Vs Stokeinteighnhead (Away)

  • Phil Hunter: 7.3 overs, 6 for 28 (his first 5 wicket hall for the club and also of his career)

9 September Vs Sidmouth (Away)

  • Isaac Thomas 101 retired: 11 fours, 3 sixes

Season Record

New record for consecutive wins