3rd xi vs Welshpool


The 3rd xi finished off their 2014 season at home to Welshpool.


Welshpool were indebted to opener John Gough who carried his bat to make 76* in Welshpool’s total of 127-8. Mark Smout was the pick of the bowlers for the home side snaring 2-13 from 9 economical overs.


Chasing 128 for victory, the 3rd xi were soon under pressure with only Steve Tomkins (19) making double figures out of the top 8 batsmen. It was left to Tony Pritchard (15*) and Martin James (20) to get close to the target before James became the final wicket to fall at the BCG in 2014 to Rupert Redway, one of his 4-41. The 3rd xi ended up all out for 105 to lose by 22 runs.


The 3rd xi ended a very pleasing 2014 season in 4th of the Shropshire Cricket League Division 4A.


Scorecard – 3rd xi vs Welshpool 21-09-2014

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