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Solihull Municipal CC Achievements
Below are records and personal bests that have been achieved during the 2019 season.

  • April 13th - Farhaad Ali made club debut for the 2nds at home to Olton and West Warwicks.
  • April 20th - Gurpal Dahele first Saturday 1st XI five wickets haul with 5/43 at Bedworth.
  • April 20th - Scott Davis made club debut for the 2nds at home to Weoley Hill.
  • April 20th - Craig Bissett (112) and Martin Finnemore (51) shared a 2nd X1 3rd wicket record stand of 173* at home to Weoley Hill by passing the 166 between Tom Neary and Nathan Reynolds at Knowle and Dorridge on 23 April 2011.
  • April 21st - Nathan Reynolds recorded his maiden 1st X1 and home century with 108 against Coftonians which exceeded his best of 106 at Knowle and Dorridge in April 2011.
  • April 21st - Gurpal Dahele hit his maiden 1st X1 fifty, 58 against Coftonians, in his 112th innings.
  • April 27th - Rugby 1st XI were dismissed for their lowest innings score (54) at Brick Kiln Lane, previously 101 all out on 10th July 1999.
  • April 27th - Nathan Boyce (8*) reached 5000 club runs with his first run at home to Rugby , becoming the 28th player to do so.
  • April 27th - Gurpal Dahele claimed two wickets against Rugby the first of which was his 200th 1st XI wicket, the 22nd player to achieve the feat.
  • April 27th - Toby Kerswell made his club debut against Rugby.
  • April 27th - Alex Roslyn claimed his 150th catch for the 1st XI at home to Rugby when holding onto a chance from Henry Wilkins off the bowling of James Roslyn, becoming the 5th player to do so.
  • April 27th - Dean Johnson and Martin Finnemore shared a 3rd XI record partnership of 31 for the 10th wicket at home to Knowle Village, previously 16 between Martyn Cox and Dan Cave against Solihull Blossomfield on 25th May 2013.
  • April 27th - Amaan Yousuf made his club debut for the 3rds at home to Knowle Village.
  • April 28th - Toby Kerswell passed fifty in his first innings for the club at home to Coombs Wood.
  • April 28th - Matt Singleton hit an unbeaten 48 against Coombs Wood to register his highest score for the 1st XI.
  • April 28th - Amaan Yousuf made his 1st XI debut against Coombs Wood and claimed his maiden wicket.
  • April 28th - Emma Nobes made her club debut for the 2nd XI at Coombs Wood.
  • April 28th - Nathan Reynolds first wicket of the day (2/33) was his 200th for the club, becoming the 39th player to achieve the feat.
  • May 4th - Jon Stanley (83) surpassed James Roslyn (72 – 20th May 2018) as highest individual score for the 1sts at Sutton Coldfield.
  • May 4th - Gary Edwards 43* at home to Old Eds Wilclare produced his highest score for the 3rd XI, previously 36.
  • May 5th - Syed Hussain made his club debut for the 2nd XI at home to Marston Green.
  • May 5th - Niraj Odedra returned his best bowling figures of 4/16 at home to Marston Green.
  • May 11th - Mustafa Ali (11-6-8-1) recorded the second most economical 11 overs bowling spell for the 2nd XI behind the 11-7-7-4 by Pete Masters at Lapworth on 26 April 1975.
  • May 18th - Dean Johnson (40) equalled Paul Tisdell (19 May 2018) for the highest score made for the 3rds away at Bridge Trust.
  • May 19th - Michael Edwards seventh half century (65* for the 1sts at home to Bablake) proved lucky for him as he passed his previous highest score (63) for the club.
  • May 19th - Harry Clements 3/38 claimed his best bowling figures for the 2nds at Weoley Hill.
  • May 25th - Jon Stanley (72) against Stratford passed 7000 1st X1 runs when reaching 14 and in so doing became the 7th batsmen to reach that figure after Kevin Bissett, Rod Jennings, Alex Roslyn, Wally Stokes, Alan Swift, and Dave Winter. It was also the 50th occasion that he has reached fifty or more (4 centuries 46 fifties).
  • May 25th - The match at Stratford was the first between our Clubs and thus Jon Stanley recorded the highest score against them.
  • May 25th - Giles Clements unbeaten 101 for the 2nds at home to Solihull Blossomfield eclipsed the 67 made by John Morrison on 22 April 2007.
  • May 25th - John Stanley 65 not out recorded the highest score for the 3rd XI at home to Aston Manor.
  • May 25th - In the 3rd X1 fixture with Aston Manor there was a 54 years age gap between Municipal players Paul Gennoe and Daanish Mehmood.

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2019 June, July, August & September June 1st - Danyal Mehmood scored his maiden hundred for the club with an unbeaten 109 against Mose


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