Match Picture: Tiaan Raubenheimer scoring an unbeaten century for Geddington 1st Team at home to Northampton Saints 1st Team.
Saturday 8th July 2017
Northamptonshire Cricket League Premier Division
Geddington 1st XI V Northampton Saints 1st XI
Match Result: Northampton Saints Winning Draw.
Northampton Saints (17pts) 341-7 50 Overs, Geddington (9pts) 241-7 50 Overs.
Tiaan Raubenheimer and Mark Steele rescued Geddington 1st Team with the bat in their Draw with Northampton Saints 1st Team at Geddington Cricket Club on Saturday.
Geddington were in trouble at 30-4 in reply to Northampton Saints 341-7, but an unbeaten century from Raubenheimer (109*) in an innings which included 22 fours and Steele (71) scoring a half-century in an innings which included 10 fours and 2 sixes, both Raubenheimer and Steele put on 133 for the 5th wicket partnership to guide the home side to their final score of 241-7 off their 50 overs. Nick Bell (2-43) and Fazel Niyazi (2-48) both took two wickets each with the ball for Northampton Saints.
Earlier, Saif Zaib (107 off 84 balls) in an innings which included 18 fours and 2 sixes scored a century for Northampton Saints in their huge total of 341-7 off their 50 overs, Jack Mousley (65) and Tom Bradbeer (65 off 40 balls) both scored half-centuries for the visitors, Bell (32*) and Joe Collins (30) were also in the runs with the bat, Zaib and Mousley put on 157 for the 2nd wicket partnership and then Bradbeer and Collins put on 99 for the 4th wicket partnership. Amit Dhadwal (3-84) and Luke Cummins (3-89) both took three wickets each with the ball for Geddington.