Wembdon cricket club today held their first cricket match on the second cricket pitch.

The sun was shining over Wembdon today as Wembdon CC held the inaugural fixture on the nursery ground saw an intra club pre season friendly with Wembdon 3rdXI playing the 4thXI.

The first ball bowled was by Harry Young for the 4thXI which claimed the wicket of club stalwart Steve Pigden as he feathered an edge to the wicket keeper. The first ever 50 went to Aaron Hold as did the first ever 6. The3rdXI made 230 from their 40 overs. An innings that attracted many local residents and dog walkers who all said how great it was to see the fields being used.

The 3rd & 4th teams will be playing all of their home games on the pitch.

For information when the teams will be playing on the new pitch refer to the Wembdon CC website for fixture information - http://wembdon.play-cricket.com/website/web_pages/165279