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Egerton

A Spitfire circling the ground for an hour or so on a lovely summer afternoon welcomed the Stragglers to Egerton, who had a young team on show, albeit with some very mature muscle in support.  The Straggs had three winners of the Peter Budden Shepway Stragglers award... Read more

Egerton

For some, July 11th was an historic day because some other game was being played in north London v the Italians; for the Shepway Stragglers, the day was historic for our fixture v Egerton.  On another steamy, damp day we played on the greenest pitch and slow... Read more

Egerton

The 2020 coronavirus season is finally underway, and the Stragglers managed to snatch victory from the jaws of defeat at Egerton under the inspirational leadership of the Master Brewer.  So confident of victory was he, that he packed the stands with an adoring crowd... Read more

Egerton

2019 is turning into a season of failed chases; almost regardless of how well the first couple of Straggler batters do, the middle order collapses and the tail is not up to the task.  Another cold May day at Egerton saw the Straggler opening pair, Ed (on his first... Read more

Egerton

The Stragglers were welcomed to Egerton by the most glorious weather, the miserable damp and cold of Amsterdam a distant memory. Egerton elected to bat on a good looking wicket, still damp underneath after the storms of earlier in the week. Louis Glyn Williams (2 for... Read more