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Newton-le-Willows cricket team finish as champions!

Now the team will play in the local Premier League next season.

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Congratulations to Newton-le-Willows Cricket, who have won promotion to the local Premier League after finishing champions of Division One.

The team secured their win after a resounding victory over a local rival – Rainford – all out for 85.

They’ll now play in the Premier League of the Love Lane Liverpool and District Cricket Competition next season.

Coach Joanne Edge said: “The ECB Premier league is the highest level of amateur cricket & was our ultimate aim to be promoted this season.

“After 21 games, it all came down to the last game of the season, a win needed to guarantee promotion and win the league and we did it!

“Massive thanks to everyone involved on our journey this season from players, supporters, sponsors, scorers & our fantastic Groundsman who have all made such a massive contribution.

“2022 marks 163 years since Newton le Willows CC was established & the future is bright!”

About Newton-le-Willows Cricket Club

The team play at the Cricket Club on Crow Lane East, Newton-le-Willows. They were founded in 1858, and describe themselves as a warm, family-friendly club, offering first class facilities.

Newton-le-Willows Cricket Club has four senior teams and junior teams from under 9s to 21s. They also have a girls/womens team.

Get involved with Newton-le-Willows Cricket Club

Anyone wishing to Join Newton Cricket section is more than welcome regardless of age or ability.
Newton-le-Willows juniors – from Under 9s through to under 17s – play in the Wigan and District Junior Cricket League. 
Training in the summer months for players aged 15+ begins in early April at the Crow Lane club facility every Tuesday and Thursday night from 6.30pm onwards.

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