Saturday 1st August 2015
Northants Cricket League Division 4
Northampton Saints 3rd XI V Geddington 2nd XI
Northampton Saints won by 4 wickets.
Geddington (6pts) 94 24 Overs, Northampton Saints (25pts) 97-6 25.1 Overs
Picture:Brad Harden Batting for Geddington 2nd Team away against Northampton Saints 3rd Team.
Geddington 2nd Team were defeated by 4 wickets away at Northampton Saints 3rd Team at Wootton Hall in Northampton.
Geddington batted first and were All Out for 94 in 24 overs, Fezan Butt (6-44) was the pick of the Northampton Saints bowlers with six wickets for the hosts, Wendell Pemberton (2-15) and Liam Watkin (2-33) both also took two wickets each. Lee Sutherland (28) top-scored for the visitors in their innings.
In reply, Northampton Saints were struggling at 50-6, before an unbeaten 47 partnership for the 7th wicket between Dave Shardlow (13*) and Shiraz Butt (36*) guided the hosts to victory 6 wickets down. Callum Fox (2-19) and Matt Knight (2-22) both picked up two wickets each for Geddington and there was also a wicket each for Brandon Holmes and Brad Harden.