Saturday 12th September 2015
Northants Cricket League Premier Division
Geddington 1st XI V Horton House 1st XI
Horton House won by 5 wickets.
Geddington (8pts) 196-6 55 Overs, Horton House (25pts) 200-5 48.3 Overs
Picture: Kyle Morrison scoring a half-century for Geddington 1st Team at home against Horton House 1st Team.
Geddington 1st Team lost their final home league game of the season by 5 wickets against Horton House 1st Team at Geddington Cricket Club.
Geddington batted first and made 196-6 off their 55 overs, Kyle Morrison (63) top-scored with a half-century for the home side, Morrison & Jamie Kay (26) put on 69 for the 6th wicket partnership after the hosts were 127-5. Chris Murdoch (37), Charlie Gingell (24) and Arran Steele (21) were also in the runs. Ben Wall (2-26) and Thomas Knibbs (2-49) both took two wickets each for Horton House.
In reply, Richard Falkner (67 off 48 balls) got Horton House innings off to a good start, but then wickets starting falling at regular periods as the visitors were reduced from 77-1 to 97-5. But then an unbeaten 103 partnership for the 6th wicket between Wall (37*) and Jordan King (65*) guided the visitors to victory with 6.3 overs to spare. Marcus Knight (2-33) was the pick of the Geddington bowlers with two wickets, Murdoch, Morrison and Kay all took a wicket each for the home side.
1st team play their final league game of the season away at Peterborough Town 1st Team Next Saturday 19th September 2015 with a 11:30am Start.