Saturday 28th May 2016
Northamptonshire Cricket League Division 11
Geddington 3rd XI V Mears Ashby 2nd XI
Match Result: Geddington won by 9 wickets.
Picture: Mark Pearson scoring an unbeaten 40 with the bat and taking 3 wickets with the ball for Geddington 3rd Team against Mears Ashby Team.
Mears Ashby (1pts) 90 34.4 Overs, Geddington (30pts) 94-1 11.2 Overs.
Geddington 3rd Team made it three league wins in a row with their latest victory by 9 wickets at home against Mears Ashby 2nd Team at Burton Latimer Cricket Club on Saturday,
Matt Johns (3-24) and Mark Pearson (3-27) both took three wickets each for Geddington as Mears Ashby were all out for 90 in 34.4 overs, Miles Knight was the other wicket-taker for the home side. Dimuthu Fernando (26) and Jamie Chamberlain (25) were the only two batsman to reach the twenties mark for the visitors.
In reply, Pearson (40*) and Brando Biddle (31*) guided Geddington to victory in the 12th over, both Pearson and Biddle put on an unbeaten 76 partnership for the 2nd wicket after losing the early wicket of Alfie Napier (8). Fernando (1-33) took the only wicket for Mears Ashby.