Match Picture: Steve Toseland Batting for Geddington 2nd Team away at Bowden 1st Team.
Saturday 12th August 2017
Northamptonshire Cricket League Division 4
Bowden 1st XI V Geddington 2nd XI
Match Result: Bowden Winning Draw.
Bowden (16pts) 188 48.4 Overs, Geddington (8pts) 126-8 51 Overs.
The big match of the day between the two promotion contenders in the Northants Cricket League Division 4 race, between Bowden 1st Team and Geddington 2nd Team ended in a Draw at Bowden Cricket Club on Saturday.
Bowden batted first and were All Out for 188 in 48.4 overs, Alex Frith (39) top-scored with the bat for the home side, Christopher Weir (28), Charlie Standley (28) and Daniel Masic (26) were also in the runs. Marcus Knight (4-45) was the pick of the Geddington bowlers with four wickets, Lee Smith (2-29) also took two wickets and there was also a wicket each for Sam Smith, Cole McWilliam, James Schofield and Colin Judd.
In reply, Geddington finished on 126-8 off their 51 overs, Knight (41) top-scored with the bat for the visitors, McWilliam (24*) was also in the runs, both Knight and Steve Toseland (18) put on 50 for the 2nd wicket partnership but then wickets fell at regular periods. Sam Freer (4-16) took four wickets with the ball for Bowden, Weir (3-32) also took three wickets for the home side and there was also a wicket for Karl Pollard (1-1).