First league weekend of the season and the 1st team came away with 10 points from an abandoned game with Cardiff Gymkhana. Chasing a big total of 312 Vale were 83 for 1 when rain intervened with Shoaib Waqar 48 not out and Nicky Pepper 27 not out. Meanwhile, the 2nd XI claimed an excellent win at Llantwit Fardre. Posting 125 on a very slow wicket the Vale bowlers dragged themselves back into the game with Jack Powell claiming 5 for 17 and Tim Roberts 3 for 5 as Llantwit were skittled out for 85 and Ebbw claiming 17 points.