Oundle Town 2nd XI V Geddington 2nd XI Match Report - Saturday 22nd September 2018
By Nathan Armstrong
Half-Centuries From Bayes Day & Lee Smith Guide Geddington 2nd XI To A Final Day Of The Season Victory Away At Oundle 2nd XI.
Match Picture: Lee Smith walking off after scoring 62 with the bat for Geddington 2nd Team against Oundle Town 2nd Team at Oundle Town Cricket Club on Saturday.
Saturday 22nd September 2018
Northamptonshire Cricket League Division 3
Oundle Town 2nd XI V Geddington 2nd XI
Match Result: Geddington won by 57 runs.
Geddington (28pts) 259-6 50 Overs, Oundle Town (4pts) 202 44.1 Overs.
Geddington 2nd Team ended the 2018 NCL Division 3 season on a high with 57 runs victory against Oundle Town 2nd Team at Oundle Town Cricket Club on Saturday.
Geddington batted first and made 259-6 off their 50 overs, Bayes Day (78) and Lee Smith (62) both scored half-centuries for the visitors, there was also contributions with the bat from Chris Harrison (35), Jack Connelly (32) and Mark Thomas (20*), L Smith and Connelly got the innings off to a good start by putting on 106 for the 1st wicket partnership. Connel Ray (2-37) and Colin Ray (2-49) both took two wickets each with the ball for Oundle Town, there was also a wicket for Jack Gerry for the home side.
In reply, Oundle Town were All Out for 202 in 44.1 overs, George Martin (96) top-scored with a half-century for the home side, Peter Ellis (22) was the only other batsman to get past the twenties mark. Day (3-16) was the pick of the Geddington bowlers with three wickets, Colin Judd (2-15) also took two wickets, and there was also a wicket each for Lee Sutherland, Sam Smith, Ben York, Connelly and Harrison for the visitors.