Category Archives: Match Reports 2012/13

Rollers end on a high

The West Coast Rollers completed a topsy-turvy season on a winning note following a 35-run defeat of MLC (Mid-Life Crisis) at Durbanville Cricket Grounds on Sunday. Back to familiar hunting grounds for a lot of members of the team, there … Continue reading

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Rollers beat the old enemy … again

The Rollers maintained their recent winning streak against Western Province Cricket Club, beating our mates from the southern suburbs by two wickets in a match that could have gone either way. After having had the wood over us for years, … Continue reading

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Rollers throw it away vs Groot Drak

The Rollers’ up-and-down season continued apace on Sunday as we yet again lost a game when a win seemed a sure thing – this time against Groot Drakenstein. On a beautiful – if slightly hot – day in Franschhoek, the … Continue reading

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Rollers back to winning ways

After the calamity that was Claremont Gents two weeks ago, the Rollers bounced back in brilliant fashion against Gardens, securing a comfortable – if not delayed – seven-wicket victory. On a beautiful day at arguably the most beautiful venue in … Continue reading

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Rollers live up to their name

Cricket … it’s a funny old game. One day you chase down 270-plus with five wickets and eight balls to spare, the next you implode spectacularly and score a whole 200 runs less on flattish track and lighting quick outfield. … Continue reading

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Rollers secure last over win

It’s always counted among one of our toughest and most exciting games, and Saturday’s encounter against Scorpions again lived up to expectations as the Rollers secured a five-wicket victory with four balls to spare. Having lost last weekend’s match against … Continue reading

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Rollers edged out at the death

Two years ago we lost by three runs, and it was another close affair against Squirrels this time around as we lost on the second last ball of the game. On a windy day at the famous Alma Marist cricket … Continue reading

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