Third XI

Thirds win leaves promotion a possibility

The promotion hopes of the Third XI hinge on off the field issues – despite a 30 point final day win over Electricity Sports Seconds at Mill Lane. The win kept them in second spot but a 25 point win for leaders Shree Sanatan kept them clear at the top...
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Thirds promotion push still alive

The Thirds remain in the hunt for a promotion place from Division Four Central despite a losing draw against promotion rivals Maher Stars at Highfield Rangers last weekend. The home side posted a competitive 204 for 8 in their rain reduced set of 38 overs with wicketkeeper Vinay top scoring...
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Threes thrash Walton but still slip from the top

The Thirds produced a thumping declaration win over Walton’s First XI but still slipped off top spot thanks to a reversal of Enderby’s winning draw against Shree Sanatan. Going in to last weekends 20th round of games, the Thirds were top, only to be dethroned by Shree Sanatan after Enderby...
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Thirds hit top with Birstall demolition

Robert Scullion continued his fine form as his fifty helped the Thirds hit the summit in Division Four Central with a 63 run over Birstall Village Firsts at Mill Lane. Scullion’s 53 was the backbone of Sileby’s 158 for 6 in their reduced allocation of 32 overs with Dan Tompkins...
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Sunday double header

Sunday 13 August sees a fantastic double header at Mill Lane. We have both the honour of hosting the Leicestershire & Rutland League Challenge Cup final, which is the main event of our club President Terry Percival’s Presidents Day. The game, between our Third XI and the holders, Asian Sports...
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Thirds seal local derby win

A half century from Robert Scullion helped the Thirds to a comfortable 62 run win over local rivals Barrow Town’s Seconds to boost themselves up to second in Division Four Central. Having been put in on a tough track Sileby posted 199 for 4 thanks to Scullion’s 74 and skipper...
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7 from 7 over the weekend for our sides

Path to the semi finals of the League Cup was just one of the rewards for us over the weekend as our senior sides recorded seven wins from all seven games on Saturday and Sunday. There were some sterling individual highlights too with Neil Pullen registering his first five wicket...
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Mixed bag during week four

It was a mixed bag of results for Sileby in the fourth round of fixtures in the Leicestershire & Rutland League as they covered all bases with a win, winning draw, losing draw and a loss from their matches. It was a case of the good, bad and the ugly...
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