Geddington 1st XI V Rushden Town 1st XI Match Report - Saturday 15th September 2018
By Nathan Armstrong
Defeat For Geddington 1st Team By 8 Wickets At Home To Rushden Town 1st Team.
Match Picture:Andrew Reynoldson scoring a half-century with the bat for Geddington 1st Team against Rushden Town 1st Team at Geddington Cricket Club on Saturday.
Saturday 15th September 2018
Northamptonshire Cricket League Premier Division
Geddington 1st XI V Rushden Town 1st XI
Match Result: Rushden Town won by 8 wickets.
Geddington (2pts) 176 47.5 Overs, Rushden Town (20pts) 177-2 18 Overs.
Defeat for Geddington 1st Team against Rushden Town 1st Team by 8 wickets at Geddington Cricket Club in the Northamptonshire Cricket League Premier Division match on Saturday.
Charlie Thurston was the star performer with the bat for Rushden Town as they reached their victory target of 177 in 18 overs with the loss of 2 wickets, Thurston top-scored with a century by scoring 110 off 57 balls in an innings which included 20 fours and 3 sixes, Thurston and Sam Kumar put on 120 for the 1st wicket partnership for the visitors, Chanaka Ruwansiri (46* off 23 balls) was also in the runs with the bat to guide them to the win. Cameron Braans and Adil Arif both took a wicket each with the ball for Geddington.
Earlier, Geddington batted first and were All Out for 176 in 47.5 overs, Andrew Reynoldson (57) top-scored with a half-century for the home side, Braans (22) and Lee Sutherland (19) were also in the runs with the bat. Tom Firm (4-61) took four wickets with the ball for Rushden Town, there was also three wickets for Oliver Warwick (3-38) and two for Ruwansiri (2-37) for the visitors.
Geddington 1st Team end their Northamptonshire Cricket League Premier Division campaign with a home fixture against Oundle Town 1st Team Next Saturday 22nd September.