Wirksworth and Middleton Versus Belper Meadows Uner 11s
Joe Roberts(C) lost the toss, and the Meadows team was put into field,
Joe opened the bowling and his account with the first wicket of the game. Oscar then came in to open his first over and immediately took a wicket, this was followed up two balls later with the second wicket of the over. Some tight bowling by Jamie, Charlie, Max Scott, and Josh kept the Wirksworth team pinned down to less than three an over before Oscar came back on to take the first wicket maiden of the match. Max Martin then took his first wicket of the match, Scott Gadsby followed and bowled a wicket maiden, then at the death bowling the final over Joe Roberts took two more wickets, leaving the meadows side to chase 208.
Opening Bat Jamie Kelly was bowled first ball and a steady recovery over the next two overs was put back in the fourth when Wirksworth took two wickets. Nye Roberts and Charlie Joyce steadied the ship with some well placed shots and singles. Max Martin then batted his best for the season. Agressive shots and doubled the score in four overs. A fantastic team effort. Man of the Match – Oscar Gaunt.