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Sports News

Sports Results for Week Beginning 15 May


All matches against Rossall School : 

U15's Rossall 104 all out (Mattie Holden 4 for 16), QEGS 59 all out : QEGS lost by 45 runs

U14's QEGS 65 for 8, Rossall 66 for 3 : QEGS lost by 7 wickets

U13's QEGS 61 all out, Rossall 57 all out : QEGS won by 4 runs

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Sports Results for Week Beginning 8 May 2017


1st XI -vs- MCC at East Lancs CC (see also separate website article) - MCC 190 for 3, QEGS 191 for 7 (Qasim Shah 112, Rehan Zore 26).  QEGS won by 3 wickets.

U15's -vs- TIBHS - QEGS 148 for 6 (Qasim Shah 50*, Mattie Holden 25), TIBHS 120 all out (Ali Ahmed 3 for 8) QEGS won by 28 runs.

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QEGS' Beat MCC By Three

On a gloriously sunny Wednesday afternoon at Alexandra Meadows this week, QEGS' 1st VI performed outstandingly well against MCC, winning by 3 wickets with a score of 191 for 7.  MCC were 190 for 3 in a great run chase.

U15's Lancashire batsman Qasim Shah scored 112 - a unique result in itself - and Lancashire U13's Rehan Zore scored 26.  Well done to all for a brilliant team performance.

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Qasim Scores 112!

Year 10 pupil QASIM SHAH scored 112 in QEGS' 1st X1 victory -vs- MCC on  Wednesday 10 May.   Qasim plays for the Lancashire Cricket Board U15’s and to score a century versus the MCC is unique.

Seen here receiving his Man of the Match Award from MCC Captain Mark Lomas, and with former colleague and ex 1st X1 manager Steve Northin, Qasim now gets an expenses paid trip down to London to the Home of cricket, Lords! Wow!

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Sports Awards Presentations : 26 April 2017

The PE Department held their Annual Sports Awards Presentations evening on Wednesday 26 April. 

Old Blackburnian David Brown (1995-2001) was Chief Guest at this hugely popular event, which was attended by over 200 pupils and their proud parents.

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