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Gr-eight win for Topcroft

PUBLISHED: 10:00 27 May 2009 | UPDATED: 08:13 01 August 2010

TOPCROFT U15 won their second group match by eight wickets over Hales.

Hales batted first and mainly relied on good running between the wickets against some tight bowling and posted 98-4 from their 20 overs.

TOPCROFT U15 won their second group match by eight wickets over Hales.

Hales batted first and mainly relied on good running between the wickets against some tight bowling and posted 98-4 from their 20 overs.

Captain Jack Baldwin took 1-15 and Charlie Mattocks 2-14. In reply Topcroft batted patiently and despatched any loose deliveries. Jack Baldwin batted very well for his 38 before Charlie Mattocks (26 not out) and Tom Graham (18 not out) saw them home in the 18th over for a comfortable victory.

Topcroft U13 put in a below par performance against Saxlingham and lost by eight runs. Saxlingham batted first and posted 260-4, net 228. Adam Paterson, Ollie Holmes, Tom Ridley and Robin Pearson all taking a wicket each.

In reply, Topcroft posted 276 runs but lost a disappointing seven wickets and finished net 220. James Nolan top scored with an excellent 16 runs followed by Tom Ridley with nine runs.


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