Mansfield/Towndrow Trophy To Return For 2020

Arch local rivals, Lilley and Offley & Stopsley, will clash for the first time in five years in 2020. The two sides will battle for the coveted Mansfield/Towndrow Trophy in a one off game on Sunday 19th April at Offley Recreation Ground. Lilley won the last encounter between the two sides, comfortably thrashing a below […] Read more »

Pre-season Nets

PRE-SEASON NETS START NEXT WEEK… We finally have some pre-season nets sorted out. Join us on Wednesdays from 7:30-8:30pm at Stopsley High School, St Thomas Rd Luton, LU2 7UX. £5 per person per session, all welcome. Hoping to see a good crowd begin the build up to the 2019 season. Read more »

LILLEY RETURN TO WINNING WAYS WITH WESTON THUMPING

Lilley CC returned to winning ways yesterday with a resounding nine wicket win over Weston in Broadview Windows North Herts Division 2. Skipper Mark Scanlan won the toss and elected to bowl on a glorious sunny June afternoon in picturesque Weston.  Lilley opened with old stagers Marcus Chalkley and James Ashby and it wasn’t long […] Read more »

GRAVELEY MATCH CANCELLED

We have been advised by Graveley Cricket Club that they have been unable to prepare a wicket for this Sunday’s scheduled Broadview Windows North Herts League Division 2 game owing to the inclement weather during the week.  As such, the match is cancelled and both sides will receive 2 points. Lilley CC’s next fixture will […] Read more »

LOW SCORING THRILLER

Lilley, 67 – 7 (22.3 overs) beat Therfield & Kelshall, 63 all out (29.1 overs) by 7 wickets. Lilley came away from far flung Therfield with their fourth league win of the season thanks to an astonishing bowling display followed by a just good enough batting effort. With work, a wedding, holidays and Wembley trips […] Read more »

IF CARLSBERG DID RUN CHASES…

Lilley 205 – 2, 29.1 overs (McLaughlin 101, Khan 51 not out) beat Graveley 204 – 9, 40 overs (Baynes 67, Khan 4 – 37) by 8 wkts.   After a week in which simply getting a team together was a struggle, Lilley notched their third league win of the season with an ultimately comfortable […] Read more »