Cricket: Bute County’s league opener is cancelled

Bute County Cricket Club’s opening fixture in the Western District Cricket Union Championship on Saturday was cancelled because of the weather.

The island club had been due to play host to the Alps, Glasgow Accies’ 3rd XI, at teh Meadows, but heavy rain on Friday left Bute with no option but to call off the match due to an unplayable surface.

Bute’s next WDCU fixture is at home to Vale of Leven on Saturday, May 18.