Horton House 1st XI V Geddington 1st XI Match Report - Saturday 6th July 2019.
By Nathan Armstrong
Horton House 1st Team & Geddington 1st Team Ends In A Interrupted Draw.
Match Picture: George Parker during his innings of 48 for Geddington 1st Team against Horton House 1st Team at Horton House Cricket Club on Saturday.
Saturday 6th July 2019
Northamptonshire Cricket League Premier Division
Horton House 1st XI V Geddington 1st XI
Match Result: Interrupted Draw.
Geddington (11pts) 188 47.5 Overs, Horton House (12pts) 180-7 37 Overs.
The match between Horton House 1st Team and Geddington 1st Team ended in a Interrupted Draw in the Northants Cricket League Premier Division at Horton House Cricket Club on Saturday.
A 71 run partnership for the 8th wicket between George Parker (48) and Chris Murdoch (38*) guided Geddington to 188 All Out from 47.5 overs, after being 111-7 early on in their innings, Adil Arif (21) was also in the runs with the bat for the visitors. Matthew Chalcraft (4-58) took four wickets with the ball for Horton House, there was also two wickets each for Cameron Blake (2-27), Karan Parmar (2-32) and William Knibbs (2-42) for the home side.
In reply, Horton House lost 15 overs in their innings due to rain during and after the tea interval, leaving them with 189 to win off 37 overs, the home side were 131-2, with Parmar (65) top-scoring with a half-century, Andrew Neate (49*) and Aditya Gupta (21) also in the runs, but then wickets fell at regular periods, leaving the hosts finishing their innings on 180-7 off their 37 overs. Jack Parker (3-22) took three wickets with the ball for Geddington, including two wickets in two balls, there was also a wicket each from Adil Arif, G Parker and Bradley Armer, there was also a Run-Out from Andrew Reynoldson for the visitors.
Next Geddington 1st XI Fixture: V Old Northamptonians 1st XI (Away) - Saturday 13th July 2019.