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Former Shropshire skipper John Foster has been chosen to captain England Over 60s on a tour of Australia for a second time.
Shropshire’s cricketers were beaten by seven wickets by Wiltshire as the county’s final Unicorns Championship fixture of the season was completed inside two days at Marlborough.
Oswestry captain Dean Suter will make his Shropshire debut in the final Unicorns Championship match of the season against Wiltshire.
Three challenging days at Nantwich ended with Shropshire’s cricketers losing heavily to Cheshire in the Unicorns Championship.
Openers Tom Saji and Will Lewin ensured Shropshire Under 15s cruised to a ten-wicket victory when they took on Herefordshire.
Shropshire County Cricket Club's Academy side enjoyed the experience of playing at Blackfinch New Road after being invited by Worcestershire to take part in a Four Counties Twenty20 competition.
Allrounder Harry Cooke was presented with his cap by former England skipper Alastair Cook when he represented the Midlands at the prestigious Bunbury Festival at Felsted School in Essex.
Coach Ian Roe insists the opportunity to play at the home of Worcestershire County Cricket Club this weekend is an exciting prospect for Shropshire’s Academy side.
Lewis Evans starred with bat and ball as Shropshire Under 17s enjoyed a comprehensive win over Bedfordshire in a 50-over game at Whitchurch.
Shropshire became the latest side to be beaten by a strong Berkshire team as the Minor Counties champions for the last three years completed victory by 241 runs on the final afternoon at Shifnal.
Chairman of selectors Bryan Jones insists Shropshire's cricketers are looking forward to the challenge of facing defending Minor Counties champions Berkshire.
The Under 17 Girls racked up 257-4 in their 40 overs when they took on Scotland at Oswestry.