Geddington 1st XI were defeated by 19 runs on the Duckworth Lewis Stern Method, against Old Northamptonians 1st XI at Geddington Cricket Club on Saturday in a rain affected NCL Premier Division match.
Rob White (77 off 80 balls) in an innings which included 9 fours and 2 sixes, top-scored with a half-century for Old Northamptonians in their 224 All Out in 40 overs, there was also contributions with the bat from Paul Harris (37 off 24 balls) and Paul Hafil (35) for the visitors, Hafil and Harris put on the highest wicket partnership of the innings, with 50 for the 8th wicket. Adil Arif (3-36) and Jack Parker (3-51) both took three wickets each with the ball for Geddington, there was also a wicket each for Andrew Reynoldson (1-26) and Luke Thomas (1-28) for the home side, there was also two Run-Outs in the field from George Parker and J Parker.
In reply, Geddington were set a revised target of 146 to win the match, after rain interrupted proceedings with the hosts on 65-3 off 17 overs, giving the home side 81 runs to win in 7 overs, in the end they finished on 126-7 off their 24 overs, J Parker (49), Ricardo Vasconcelos (32) and Reynoldson (25) were the main run-scorers with the bat. Amrit Basra (3-45) took three wickets with the ball for Old Northamptonians, there was also two wickets for Tom Webb (8-3-20-2), and a wicket each for Daniel Waite (1-20) and Richard Kaufman (1-21) for the visitors.