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1:08pm Friday 19th July 2013
A sparkling innings of 89 from opener Adam Winchester ensured Watford Grammar School for Boys secured their own piece of Watford Observer Fourteen14 history last night by becoming the first side to retain the Plate.
9:51pm Tuesday 16th July 2013
The Watford Observer Fourteen14 Shield is back at Park Avenue for the first time since 2007 after West Herts celebrated a record-breaking 14th appearance in the final with an emphatic 85-run victory over Bushey tonight.
2:12pm Monday 15th July 2013
Following the Watford Observer Fourteen14 Shield semi-final between Watford Haidery A and West Herts on Wednesday, July 10 – a game won by Watford Haidery A by 52 runs – a written complaint was received from West Herts questioning the eligibility of a player who appeared for Watford Haidery A in the tie.
5:41pm Thursday 11th July 2013
Watford Grammar School for Boys are one win away from becoming the first side to successfully defend the Watford Observer Fourteen14 Plate after edging out Radlett by three runs in last night’s semi-final at Met Police Bushey.
2:15pm Wednesday 10th July 2013
Met Police Bushey reached their second Watford Observer Fourteen14 Plate final last night after their B side claiming comfortable six-wicket victory over Rickmansworth School Staff at Watford Town’s Woodside ground.
11:28pm Tuesday 9th July 2013
11:32am Tuesday 9th July 2013
A staggering batting display by Zawar Hussain fired Watford Haidery A into a Watford Observer Fourteen14 Shield semi-final showdown with West Herts tomorrow after they thumped Met Police Bushey A by 106 runs.
10:05am Thursday 27th June 2013
Watford Town A are now just one match away from a shot at defending their Watford Observer Fourteen14 Shield crown after ending Leverstock Green B's good run in the competition with a ten-run victory on Tuesday night.
5:30pm Thursday 20th June 2013
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11:45pm Thursday 26th July 2012
They’ve waited 21 years but Watford Town can at last celebrate a Watford Observer Shield triumph again after they eased to an eight-wicket victory over debut finalists Leverstock Green at Chipperfield Clarendon tonight.
9:24pm Tuesday 24th July 2012
Watford Grammar School for Boys have created a fresh piece of Watford Observer knockout cricket competitions history this evening after becoming the first school-based side to win the Plate with an emphatic 66-run victory over Watford Town B.
9:28pm Monday 23rd July 2012
Watford Town are within three days of creating Watford Observer Fourteen14 history after their A side secured a place in Thursday’s Shield final following an impressive nine-wicket success over neighbours West Herts at Met Police Bushey this evening.
10:51pm Tuesday 17th July 2012
9:25pm Tuesday 17th July 2012
Leverstock Green are celebrating reaching their first ever Watford Observer Shield final tonight after beating Langleybury A by nine runs in a low-scoring contest at Watford Town’s Woodside ground tonight.
12:15pm Monday 16th July 2012
6:27pm Wednesday 11th July 2012
3:15pm Tuesday 10th July 2012
Steps are being taken to yet again rearrange the Watford Observer Fourteen14 Shield semi-finals as the weather continues its seemingly relentless disruption to this year's annual cricket knockout competitions.
12:50pm Monday 9th July 2012
1:02pm Wednesday 4th July 2012
3:44pm Tuesday 3rd July 2012
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5:00pm Monday 2nd July 2012
11:29am Thursday 28th June 2012
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10:58am Thursday 7th June 2012
Last year's beaten Shield finalists Watford Haidery will not have the opportunity to try and go one better after they suffered a narrow six-run loss in a low-scoring second round contest against Met Police Bushey A on Wednesday.
12:44pm Saturday 2nd June 2012
10:30am Thursday 31st May 2012
10:39am Thursday 24th May 2012
2:56pm Friday 18th May 2012
Jack Read scored the first Watford Observer Fourteen14 century this year as Abbots Langley set up a second round Shield trip to Chipperfield Clarendon with a comfortable 56-run victory over Rickmansworth School Staff last night.
11:01am Thursday 17th May 2012
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2:10pm Monday 23rd April 2012
Radlett will begin the defence of the Watford Observer Fourteen14 Shield with a trip to either Watford Town A or Watford Grammar School for Boys after the draw for the competition was made this lunchtime.
12:41pm Thursday 19th April 2012
8:30am Friday 13th April 2012
Organisers of the Watford Observer Fourteen14 have decided to extend the entry deadline until Tuesday to give as many teams as possible the opportunity to enter the area's premier limited overs knockout competition.
2:13pm Thursday 5th April 2012
8:30am Friday 23rd March 2012
The significant contribution of a valued friend of the Watford Observer Fourteeen14 knockout cricket competitions will be recognised at this year’s Shield final as we begin the annual search for our own limited overs champion.
9:42pm Thursday 14th July 2011
A superb batting performance from John Barr guided Radlett to an emphatic nine-wicket victory over Watford Haidery to lift the Watford Observer Fourteen14 Shield for the first time in their history tonight.
9:29pm Tuesday 12th July 2011
Abbots Langley have their name on a Watford Observer cricket trophy for the first time in the club’s proud history after convincingly beating Chenies & Latimer by eight wickets in a low-scoring final tonight.
6:11pm Tuesday 5th July 2011
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Your Say Your Watford
Dorothy sympathises with those who will have to pay the extra £2 per day to park. Will that sympathy turn into action, or is it just sympathy? I'm sure all the people who work there and have to stump up the extra cash - £480 per year - will be thankful of her sympathy. There must be a better way. When will the council stop persecuting the motorists of Watford? − Phil Cox (UKIP)Watford Borough Council approve multi-million pound revamp plan for 'under-achieving' Watford Business Park »
This makes no sense at all. So, all they are doing is pushing the cost of the re-development to the hard working employees of the companies who have the misfortune of being located there. − Watford 72Watford Borough Council approve multi-million pound revamp plan for 'under-achieving' Watford Business Park »