Gloucestershire v Glamorgan

Gloucestershire v Middlesex Natwest
T20 Blast  Cheltenham Festival
3-7-17

Pic by Martin Bennett

A half century by Michael Klinger wasn’t sufficient to prevent a 25 run defeat to Glamorgan in the South Group of the Nat West T20 Blast at the Brightside Ground. Watched by a crowd of more than 4,000, Glamorgan made…

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Somerset v Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire v KENT T20 BLAST  from Cheltenham 
13/7/17
Pic by Martin Bennett

Gloucestershire’s Nat West T20 Blast match against Somerset in the South Group was abandoned at Taunton this evening without a ball being bowled. The forecast for the evening had been poor for several days ahead of the match, and the…

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Kent v Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire v KENT T20 BLAST  from Cheltenham 
13/7/17
Pic by Martin Bennett

Gloucestershire extended their unbeaten start to the Nat West T20 Blast campaign with a nerve jangling victory by 8 runs over Kent at the St Lawrence Ground. Put into bat, they made 138-9 in their 20 overs, with Ian Cockbain…

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Gloucestershire v Sussex

Gloucestershire v Surrey T20 18-7-14, From Cheltenham
Pic by Martin Bennett

The 2017 Cheltenham Festival finished on a soggy note as the NatWest T20 Blast match against Sussex was abandoned because of rain. The weather intervened after Sussex had scored 156-8 in their 20 overs. Rain prevented a prompt resumption and…

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Gloucestershire v Kent

Gloucestershire v KENT T20 BLAST  from Cheltenham 
13/7/17
Pic by Martin Bennett

Gloucestershire put their first victory on the board in this season’s Nat West T20 Blast at the Cheltenham Festival as they beat Kent Spitfires by 6 wickets. Michael Klinger decided to field first after winning the toss, and Benny Howell…

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Gloucestershire v Worcestershire

Specsavers County Championship | Cheltenham College Ground | 9 July 2017

Dent 100

Day 4: Chris Dent’s second Championship century of the season and a burst of early wickets for David Payne and Liam Norwell wasn’t enough for Gloucestershire to seal victory over Worcestershire on the final day of their Championship match at…

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Gloucestershire v Middlesex

Gloucestershire v Middlesex Natwest
T20 Blast  Cheltenham Festival
3-7-17

Pic by Martin Bennett

A wicket off the final ball bowled by Benny Howell saw Gloucestershire’s opening Nat West T20 Blast fixture with Middlesex finish as a tie at the College Ground – only the second time Gloucestershire have been involved in a tie…

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Gloucestershire v Glamorgan

Specsavers County Championship | Cheltenham College Ground | 3 July 2017

Gloucestershire CCC v Glamorgan CCC
CC2   Day 1 Cheltenham Festival
3-7-17

Pic by Martin Bennett

Day 2: Gloucestershire openers Chris Dent and Cameron Bancroft sealed a 10 wicket win over Glamorgan at the Cheltenham Festival with more than two days to spare after Liam Norwell’s fourth five wicket haul of the season had left a…

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Sussex v Gloucestershire

Specsavers County Championship | The 1st Central County Ground | 26 June 2017

Gloucestershire CCC v Leicestershire CCC
14-4-17 from The Brightside Ground 
 Photo Credit-  Martin Bennett

Day 4 A strong batting performance from George Hankins, Jack Taylor and Kieran Noema-Barnett helped secure a draw for Gloucestershire on an entertaining final day. Gloucestershire had been set 351 to win in 75 overs – a motorway maximum of…

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Gloucestershire v Nottinghamshire

Specsavers County Championship | The Brightside Ground, Bristol | 9 June 2017

D & GVB

Day 4: Graeme van Buuren ended a run of low scores with a season’s best 88 not out to frustrate Division 2 leaders Nottinghamshire and secure a draw for Gloucestershire in their last Championship game at the Brightside Ground until…

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Nottinghamshire v Gloucestershire

Specsavers County Championship | Trent Bridge | 26 May 2017

NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND - MAY 16:  A general view of play during day two of the LV County Championship division one match between Nottinghamshire and Surrey at Trent Bridge on May 16, 2013 in Nottingham, England.  (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Day 1 Centuries from Cheteshwar Pujara and Michael Lumb helped Nottinghamshire into a strong position on the opening day of the Specsavers County Championship at Trent Bridge. The Indian Test match batsman scored 112 and Lumb scored 117 as the second…

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Gloucestershire v Surrey

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Gloucestershire’s campaign in the Royal London Cup came to a soggy conclusion at the Brightside Ground with no play possible against Surrey. Rain from early in the morning until well after the scheduled start time at 1.30 rendered the outfield…

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Sussex v Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire CCC v Glamorgan , Royal London One Day Cup from The Brightside Ground Bristol 27-4-17
  Photo Credit-  Martin Bennett

Eight wickets from the former Sussex pair of Chris Liddle and Tom Smith on a bright and breezy day at The Saffrons paved the way for Gloucestershire to beat Sussex by 6 wickets in the South group of the Royal…

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Gloucestershire v Somerset

  A maiden List A century by Somerset’s Adam Hose coupled with the loss of early wickets in pursuit of a target of 297 was too much for Gloucestershire to retain any interest in the latter stages of the 2017 Royal…

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Gloucestershire v Kent

A spell of 4-17 in five overs by Chris Liddle backed up a century from Michael Klinger and enabled Gloucestershire to secure a narrow 11 run victory over Kent at the Brightside Ground in the South group of the Royal…

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Hampshire v Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire CCC Media Day 2017 Season 5-4-17

 Photo Credit-  Martin Bennett

A half century from Jack Taylor wasn’t enough to counter two telling spells from Hampshire spinners Liam Dawson and Mason Crane at the Ageas Bowl in the South group of the Royal London Cup. Taylor made 63 after Gloucestershire lost…

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Essex v Gloucestershire

Gloucestershire CCC Media Day 2017 Season 5-4-17

 Photo Credit-  Martin Bennett

A day of over 600 runs at Chelmsford, where a century by England opener Alistair Cook gave Gloucestershire too much to do as they were left to chase 316 to beat Essex at Chelmsford in the South group of the…

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Middlesex v Gloucestershire

An outstanding opening spell from Liam Norwell and a first white ball century from Ian Cockbain enabled Gloucestershire to bank their first Royal London Cup points of the season against Middlesex at Lord’s. Bowling straight through his 10 overs from…

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Gloucestershire v Glamorgan

Gloucestershire CCC v Glamorgan , Royal London One Day Cup from The Brightside Ground Bristol 27-4-17
  Photo Credit-  Martin Bennett

One of the great unknowns of cricket is what might have happened had a run chase not been interrupted by a rain break. Gloucestershire had recovered from a poor start as they set out to make 278 to beat Glamorgan in their…

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Gloucestershire v Durham

Specsavers County Championship | Brightside Ground, Bristol | 21 April 2017

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Day 4: A resolute century from Chris Dent and a stubborn last wicket stand between David Payne and Chris Liddle delayed and ultimately denied Durham a victory on the final day of a hard fought Championship fixture at the Brightside…

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Gloucestershire v Leicestershire

Specsavers County Championship | Brightside Ground, Bristol | 14th April 2017

Gloucestershire CCC 
v Worcestershire
Specsavers County Championship from The Brightside Ground, Bristol 26-4-16
Pic by Martin Bennett

Day 3: Liam Norwell’s name dominated the third day of Gloucestershire’s first home Championship match of the season, as the willing Dorset born bowler took eight wickets to see Gloucestershire to victory over Leicestershire by an innings and six runs…

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Kent v Gloucestershire

Specsavers County Championship | Canterbury | 07 - 09 April 2017

Gloucestershire CCC v Durham MCCU at Bristol 28-3-17
Pic by Martin Bennett

Day 3 Kent’s wily seamer Darren Stevens bagged six for 22 to help his side to secure a three-day victory in Canterbury where Gloucestershire’s second innings totaled just 61 in the space of 93 minutes. Stevens, 41, joined forces with…

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Gloucestershire v Durham MCCU

University Match | Brightside Ground, Bristol | 28 March 2017

Gloucestershire CCC v Durham MCCU at Bristol 28-3-17
Pic by Martin Bennett

Day 3 : The left arm spin of Graeme van Buuren picked up four wickets – all of them lbw – as the fixture against Durham MCCU ended as a draw on the final day at the Brightside Ground. The…

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Gloucestershire v Sussex

Specsavers County Championship | Brightside Ground Bristol | 20 September 2016

Gloucestershire v Glamorgan LVCC 21-6-14, From Bristol 
Pic by Martin Bennett

Day 4 Long serving batsman Hamish Marshall made a valuable 77 in his final innings for the club to help Gloucestershire earn a draw against Sussex to finish the season at the Brightside Ground. Starting the day 118 runs in…

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Northamptonshire v Gloucestershire

Specsavers County Championship | Wantage Road |

Gloucestershire CCC 
v Northamptonshire Specsavers County Championship from The Brightside Ground, Bristol 23-5-16
Pic by Martin Bennett

Day Four Ben Sanderson took a career-best 8 for 73 as Northamptonshire ended their 2016 season with a 114-run win over Gloucestershire at Wantage Road. Needing to bat out the final day with eight-wickets in hand, George Hankins made a…

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Glamorgan v Gloucestershire

Specsavers County Championship | The SSe Swalec Stadium |

Glos CC v Essex CC2 at Cheltenham College 14/7/16
Pic by Martin Bennett

Day 3 Gloucestershire completed the double over Glamorgan in the County Championship with 10.2 overs of the day remaining. Glamorgan were again let down by their batting with their batsmen lacking technique, application and for the fourth successive innings failed…

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Derbyshire v Gloucestershire

Specsavers County Championship | 3aaa County Ground | 31 August 2016

Glos CC v Essex CC2 at Cheltenham College 14/7/16
Pic by Martin Bennett

DAY 4 No play was played on the fourth and final day of the Specsavers County Championship match between Derbyshire and Gloucestershire at the 3aaa County Ground. Gloucestershire would begin the day on their second innings 10 – 0, needing…

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Gloucestershire v Kent

Specsavers County Championship | Brightside Ground Bristol | 23 August 2016

Gloucestershire CCC 
v Worcestershire
Specsavers County Championship from The Brightside Ground, Bristol 24-4-16
Pic by Martin Bennett

Day 4 A century from Hamish Marshall – during which he passed 14,000 first class runs in his career – could not prevent Kent wrapping up victory 40 minutes after tea in the penultimate home Championship match of the season…

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SUSSEX V GLOUCESTERSHIRE

Specsavers County Championship | Hove | 12 August 2016

DAY FOUR Sussex secured an early win on day four of the Specsavers County Championship match with Gloucestershire. Sussex required 17 balls on the final day to take the last of the nine Gloucestershire wickets they needed to win by…

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Durham end Glos’ T20 finals day dream

Durham end Glos' T20 finals day dream

Gloucestershire v Durham Quarter Final
Natwest T20 Blast from Brightside Ground Bristol
10-8-16
Pic by Martin Bennett

Gloucestershire’s NatWest T20 Blast campaign ended in disappointment as they suffered a 19 run defeat to Durham Jets in the quarter finals. Chasing 181 to win their hopes of reaching Finals Day evaporated as their top order failed to fire…

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Washout concludes 50 over campaign

England v Australia Womens Ashes from the County Ground , Bristol 23/7/15

The weather had the final word at the Brightside Ground as Gloucestershire’s season in the Royal London Cup ended in soggy conditions with the final group match against Essex being abandoned without a ball being bowled. The prospects looked reasonably…

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Kent v Gloucestershire

CARDIFF, UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 06: Michael Klinger of Gloucestershire bats during the Royal London One Day Cup match between Glamorgan and Gloucestershire at the SWALEC Stadium on June 6, 2016 in Cardiff, Wales. (Photo by Harry Trump/Getty Images)

Gloucestershire couldn’t carry their form in the NatWest T20 Blast into this away fixture in the Royal London One-Day Cup as they lost by seven wickets to Kent Spitfires which includes ex-Glos man Will Gidman. A good festival crowd were treated to…

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