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21 Aug 2018
A Cracker at Cockington

The Erratics managed their first weekend victory in over a month in a well-matched ebbing-n-flowing classic against a friendly Cockington side, on a ground as picturesque as it is quirky. Scorecard here, report to follow, and some nice snaps from Mar... [ Read more ]

06 Aug 2018
Two Marquee Draws

On another sun soaked weekend in Devon the Erratics played out two hard fought draws against two of our favourite foes - the Mystics & Magicians and Clyst St George. The Chairman's Cup was retained for the 3rd year in a row on Saturday, before the 10... [ Read more ]

02 Aug 2018
T20 record extends to 12 and 2!

Beyond all reason, the Erratics have now won 12 and lost just 2 of their T20 fixtures this season, after chasing down exactly 138 with 3 balls to spare twice in two games. You can now read about these recent wins against Bridford and Crediton Inn, an... [ Read more ]

06 Jul 2018
Eleven(ish) Tour North Devon

With as much blithe enthusiasm as the protagonists of an Enid Blyton adventure, the Erratics ignored the challenges of poor availabilities, limping slips, and an absentee tour manager to cheerfully banter their way to 3 wins and 1 defeat on a weekend... [ Read more ]

20 Jun 2018
A well-fought Dunsford draw

A fine, friendly tussle with Dunsford ended in a draw, but not before some strong performances from Roshan Singh, David Shackleton and Duncan Chave. Read Martin Wright's report here. [ Read more ]

11 Jun 2018
The John Lloyd's Coming Home!

For the first time since Lucky Bandhu's famous 7-for in 2012 the Erratics managed to beat Lustleigh and regain the John Lloyd Trophy! This means we currently hold the Triple Crown of the John Lloyd (Lustleigh), the Chairman's Cup (Mystics), and the S... [ Read more ]

30 May 2018
Flipping the Script

So far this season the Erratics have - in baseball parlance - 'flipped the script'. Put simply, this means we are performing the opposite of what might have been expected. Last year's dominant record in weekend games feels like a distant memory, w... [ Read more ]

21 May 2018
Well and truly underway

After a faltering start our season has now well and truly hit its stride, with 3 games in the past week (2 wins and a draw) helping to make up for lost ground. You can read about our first victory of the season - and Mark P's socks - in his retell... [ Read more ]

08 May 2018
A game, dear god, an actual game!

The sun shone, the sky was blue, and we actually had a game of cricket. We lost, but we remembered the rules, and (more or less) how to play. Read the report of our inaugural match here. [ Read more ]

27 Apr 2018
Hibernation Officially Over

Erratics All  please would you indicate your availability for upcoming games in MAY, starting with next Tuesday at Cheriton Fitzpaine.  Cricketing deeds of derring-do are waiting to be done!  (But they all start with that small step of making yoursel... [ Read more ]