Falkland Crushed by Carlton
Champions Strength Shows
Carlton (10) : 309 for 7 in 44 overs.
(D Watts 162, M Herdman 63, A Paul 4 for 63)
D/L par score 310 in 44 overs.
Falkland (0) : 83 all out in 25.3 overs.
(G Keddle 3 for 10, A Pillai 2 for 0)
Carlton beat Falkland by 227 runs (D/L)
Falkland were well beaten today when they played Carlton at Grange Loan in a rain affected match which reduced the game to 44 overs a side. Falkland had won the toss and had put the home side in to bat before the rain started. Carlton opener Watts made 162 runs and his partnership with Carlton's pro, Herdman put on 178. Carlton batted out their allotted 44 overs finishing on 309 for 7. Falkland's Aaron Paul returned bowling figures of 4 for 63 from 9 overs.
Falkland's reply lasted 25.3 overs. Aaron Paul top scored with 29. Carlton's Pillai returned bowling figures of 2 for 0 from 1.3 overs and Keddle 3 for 10 from 6 overs. Carlton won by 227 runs.