Picture: Mark Neave taking five wickets with the ball and scoring 39 with the bat for Geddington 2nd Team away at St Crispins & Ryelands 2nd Team.
Saturday 17th June 2017
Northamptonshire Cricket League Division 4
St Crispins & Ryelands 2nd XI V Geddington 2nd XI
Match Result: Geddington won by 3 wickets.
St Crispins & Ryelands (9pts) 157 44.1 Overs, Geddington (30pts) 158-7 47.4 Overs.
Mark Neave starred with ball and bat for Geddington 2nd Team in their 3 wicket win away at St Crispins & Ryelands 2nd Team on Saturday.
St Crispins & Ryelands batted first and were All Out for 157 in 44.1 overs, Neave (5-28) was the pick of the Geddington bowlers with five wickets from his 15 overs, Sam Smith (2-3) and Lee Smith (2-24) also took two wickets each with the ball for the visitors and there was also a wicket for Jack Connelly (1-37). Brian Davis (37) top-scored with the bat for the home side, Cavan Robinson (25), Martyn Standish (21) and Bob Smith (21) were also in the runs.
In reply, Geddington reached their winning target of 158 with 7.2 overs to spare and 7 wickets down, Mark Thomas (45) top-scored with the bat for the visitors, Danial O'Callaghan (34) was also in the runs, Thomas and O'Callaghan put on 57 for the 3rd wicket partnership after being 17-2, but after that Neave (39) and S Smith (10*) guided the away side to victory. Ben Harris (5-30) was the pick of the St Crispins & Ryelands bowlers with five wickets, Davis (1-24) was the other wicket-taker with the ball for the home side.