Geddington 3rd XI started their 2021 Northamptonshire Cricket League Division 8 season, with a 7 wicket defeat against Horton House 3rd XI at Foxfields Pavilion, Grange Park on Saturday.
Geddington batted first and were All Out for 79 in 27 overs, Ben Templeman (22) top-scored for the visitors, Harry Spence (14) and Evan Downhill (12) were the other main run-scorers with the bat. George Pitt (7-1-16-4) took four wickets with the ball for Horton House, Alex Morton (5-3-9-3) also took three wickets, there was also two for Vishal Mistry (2-15), and one for Finn Herrington (1-11) for the home side.
In reply, Horton House reached their victory target of 80, with the loss of 3 wickets in the 17th over, Herrington (25*) and Nik Patel (22*) guided the home side to the win, by putting on an unbeaten 48 for the 4th wicket partnership, Dilan Savjani (19) was the other main run-scorer with the bat for the hosts. Lewis Skorupa (6-0-14-2) took two wickets with the ball for Geddington, there was also a wicket for Mark Pearson (1-25) for the visitors.