Picture: Cameron Braans scoring an unbeaten 87 with the bat and taking five wickets with the ball for Geddington 2nd Team against Irchester 1st Team at Geddington Cricket Club on Saturday.
Saturday 11th May 2019
Northamptonshire Cricket League Division 3
Geddington 2nd XI V Irchester 1st XI
Match Result: Geddington won by 76 runs.
Geddington (29pts) 232-5 50 Overs, Irchester (3pts) 156 45 Overs.
Geddington 2nd Team bounced back from last weekend's defeat with victory by 76 runs against Irchester 1st Team at Geddington Cricket Club on Saturday.
Geddington batted first and made 232-5 off their 50 overs, Cameron Braans (87*) top-scored with an unbeaten half-century, Sam Smith (47*) and Lee Sutherland (43) were also in the runs with the bat for the home side, the hosts were 99-5, before an unbeaten 133 for the 6th wicket partnership between Braans and S Smith got the total up to 232 without anymore wickets falling. Scott Lawson (2-14) and Jack Woods (2-59) both took two wickets each with the ball for Irchester.
In reply, Irchester were All Out for 156 in 45 overs, Harry Green (41), Thomas Duxson (31) and Jamie Souster (29) were the main run-scorers with the bat for the visitors, Souser and H Green put on 77 for the 2nd wicket partnership. Braans (5-25) was the star performer with the ball taking five wickets for Geddington, S Smith (2-29) also took two wickets and there was also a wicket each for Lee Smith (1-16), Jack Connelly (1-23) and Colin Griggs (1-34) for the home side.
Next Geddington CC 2nd XI Fixture: V Brixworth 2nd XI (Away) - Saturday 18th May 2019.