Local cricket season gets under way

Share this article

The local cricket season gets under way this weekend with Ellon Gordon starting their campaign with a home game against Banchory on Saturday.

Methlick are also at home, they face Cults-Artisans.

However, cricket followers are also eagerly awaiting the up-and-coming international between Scotland and England at Mannofield.

Ellon-based sports writer Jack Nixon believes the fixture will be a major boost for the game in the area.