A classy 71 from captain Ed Hossell wasn’t enough for Somerset VICC as they went down to a seven wicket defeat to a very strong Metro side on a sunny Saturday in London. The visitors slumped from 100 without loss to 155 all out, a total which was chased down by the hosts with 4.2 overs to spare. England captain Matt Dean led the way for the victors with a swashbuckling … [Read more...] about Somerset VICC; reports v Metro & Surrey
An unbeaten 78-ball 184 from captain Ed Hossell led Somerset VICC to a crushing 174 run victory over newly promoted Kent Spitfires as the Cidermen began their season in emphatic fashion, picking up maximum points in the process. It was a beautiful day at Sevenoaks Vine Cricket Club in Otford and the pitch was in pristine condition, so it would have been a surprise to Hossell … [Read more...] about Somerset sink Spitfires in season opener
Somerset Visually Impaired Cricket Club will begin their 2018 campaign on Saturday with a trip to newly-promoted Kent, which will be a leap into the unknown for the men and women from the southwest. Not just because this will be the first match between the two teams, this will also be Somerset’s first match under new leadership. Over the winter Rob Crisp stood down as … [Read more...] about Hossell takes charge of Somerset VICC in 2018
Sunday 19th June 2016, Hatherley & Reddings Cricket Club Gloucestershire 84 all out (25 overs, Heidi Linegar 3-6, Graham Glover 3-30), Somerset 86-0 (5.2 overs, E Hossell 62 not out) Somerset win by ten wickets Somerset cruised through to the semi-finals of the British Blind Sport Cup after a ten wicket victory over Gloucestershire, dismissing the Regional League … [Read more...] about Somerset VICC beat Glos to set up Lancs semi-final
Saturday June 4th 2016, Offchurch Cricket Club Warwickshire 213-7 declared (22.2 overs, L Sugg 95, J Hollingsworth 42, E Hossell 4-34, R Crisp 2-38), Somerset 199 all out (35.4 overs, E Hossell 145, L Sugg 5-21, J Hollingsworth 3-41) Warwickshire win by 14 runs Ed Hossell’s heroics weren’t enough to prevent Somerset from a narrow 14 run defeat to reigning league … [Read more...] about Somerset VICC: Hossell heroics not enough to down the champs!