Geddington Under-17's V Kettering Town Under-17's Match Report - Thursday 4th July 2019
By Nathan Armstrong
Geddington Under-17's Win A Thriller Against Kettering Town Under-17's.
Match Picture: Joshua Knight scoring 62 for Geddington Under-17's against Kettering Town Under-17's at Geddington Cricket Club on Thursday Evening.
Thursday 4th July 2019
Higham & District Youth Cricket League Under-17's Division
Geddington Under-17's V Kettering Town Under-17's
Match Result: Geddington won by 4 wickets.
Kettering Town (0pts) 167-3 20 Overs, Geddington (4pts) 171-4 19.5 Overs.
Geddington Under-17's won a thriller on the penultimate ball of the match by 6 wickets against Kettering Town Under-17's in the Higham & District Youth Cricket League Under-17's Division at Geddington Cricket Club on Thursday Evening.
Kettering Town batted first and made 167-3 off their 20 overs, Tommy Sims (47 off 32 balls) top-scored with the bat for the visitors, Mark Watkins (31*) and Kierten Kooner (30*) were also in the runs, Ethan Smart and Sims put on 79 for the 2nd wicket partnership, before Watkins and Kooner put on an unbeaten 69 for the 4th wicket partnership. Ben York and James Hogg both took a wicket each with the ball for Geddington.
In reply, Geddington Innings got off to a good start with Joshua Knight (62 off 38 balls) scoring a half-century and Zachary Byers (37) also in the runs, as both of them put on 91 for the 1st wicket partnership, Cole McWilliam (28) was also in the runs with the bat for the home side, before an unbeaten 18 from York guided the hosts to victory in a thriller with 1 ball to spare. Thomas Storey, Watkins and Connor Barton all took a wicket each with the ball for Kettering Town.
Next Geddington Under-17's Fixture: V Rushden & Higham Under-17's (Away) - Thursday 11th July 2019.