Saturday 2nd May 2015
Northants Cricket League Division 4
St Crispins & Ryelands 2nd XI V Geddington 2nd XI
Geddington won by 1 Wicket.
St Crispins & Ryelands (12pts) 196-9 50 Overs, Geddington (22pts) 197-9 41.2 Overs
Picture: Marcus Knight scoring 68 for Geddington 2nd Team in their one wicket win.
Geddington 2nd Team made it two wins out for two with a close fought 1 wicket win over St Crispins & Ryelands 2nd Team at St Crispins Hospital Ground.
St Crispins & Ryelands batted first and made 196-9 off their 50 overs, Jake Spencer (48), Mark Richardson (30), Adam Massey (28*) and Brain Davis (24) were all in the runs for the home side. Brad Harden (4-30) was the pick of the Geddington bowlers with four wickets, Mark Pearson (3-36) also took three wickets and there was also one for Brandon Holmes (1-31) and a run out.
In reply, Geddington were struggling at 46-5, but then a 102 run partnership for the 6th wicket between Lee Sutherland (48) and Marcus Knight (62) got things back on the track for the visitors, after that wickets continued to fall as they were 186-9. In the end an unbeaten 15 from Harden guided Geddington to a second win out of two games. Garth Boyles (5-42) was the pick of the St Crispins bowlers with five wickets and there was also two for Spencer (2-19).