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weekly report 22-8-15

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THE GUNN & MOORE

SOUTH NOTTINGHAMSHIRE CRICKET LEAGUE

WEEKLY REPORT 22nd August 2015

Campbell, Lumb & Wass Run Riot whilst Naylor hammers Thurgarton

“BELL & JEROME” DIVISION A

Hucknall 310-5 are within touching distance of becoming champions after a winning draw over Collingham 160-9 and once again it was Dale Campbell starring with the bat scoring a scintillating 170* and then with Adam Scott 4-30 & Jack Pates 3-28 they came very close to wrapping up the title but a fine 67 from Rob Matchett gave the visitors 2 more precious bonus points. Brett Scothern hit 85 to guide Long Eaton 264-8 to victory of Ellerslie 261-10 for whom Hamish Moore 113 & 4-43 was once again making the headlines. Greg Oldfield 83* & 3-30 continued his fine run of recent form and along with Olly Elson 4-53 they helped Belvoir 164-2 to victory over Balderton 162-10. Imran Khan took 4-56 as Gedling Colliery were bowled out for 166-10 and at 136-3 Notts Unity Casuals seemed to be coasting to a much needed win but collapsed to 149-10 as Liam Brown 4-36 and Rhys Hayes 3-25 struck and they have to win their final game to have any chance of survival. Wollaton 95-2 guaranteed themselves safety and in the process they also relegated opponents Thurgarton 93-10 and Tom Naylor destroyed them taking 8-20 form just 49 deliveries.

“200 DEGREES COFFEE” DIVISION B

Hoveringham 274-4 now need just one point from their final two games to be crowned champions after a winning draw against Wollaton 192-8 who themselves face a must win game next week and Stuart Walton 105 along with Ben Lee 75 were the big hitters for Hoveringham. Kimberley 195-2 took a giant stride to safety with a crushing win over Wilsons 193-10 as Carl Blake hit 94* and Danny Williams took 4-43. A thrilling climax saw Eastwood 179-9 take victory at home against Clifton 178-10 despite Palwak Marjam taking 5-48 they held on as Mark Stocks top scored with 46. In the battle to gain promotion it was Hyson Green Carrington 238-8 who now take pole position after defeating fellow contenders West Bridgfordians 237-6 with U Zaman 43, K Altif 99* & I Ul-Haq 4-44 all delivering whilst Sanat Kulkarni hit 88 and Ian Huskinson smashed 41* from just 19 balls at the end of the innings for Bridgfordians. Bottesford 184-10 with Paul Leder top scoring with 58 caused an upset by defeating Calverton 161-10 and extinguish any slim chance they had of promotion.

“ROTHERA DOWSON” DIVISION C

Southwell 129-4 now have their destiny in their own hands as Zak Ashworth 5-43 bowled them to victory over Beeston & Toton Sycamore 128-10. Gedling Colliery 129-10 fell agonisingly nine runs short of victory when falling to defeat against Keyworth 137-10 and Paul Newell starred taking 6-40 for the victors and they now face Southwell next week in a winner takes all match. Plumtree 150-7 will be crowned champions if they take 5 points next week after another win this time over Thrumpton 149-10 as Steve James top scored with 65. Hucknall 133-5 are the third team in the equation for relegation as their match against Kirkby Portland 180-10 was abandoned at a most interesting stage. Attenborough 172-4 look favourites for the second promotion spot as they defeated third placed Gotham 170-8 for whom Rob Goddard hit 82 whilst Martin Rayner took 6-46 for the winners.

“FEET” DIVISION D

Bramcote 184-7 are confirmed as champions after defeating East Bridgford 109-7 as both Rohan Chauhan 57 and Tom Chamberlain 4-30 starred to let the celebrations begin. The teams in 2nd 3rd & 4th all had a chance to stake a place for promotion but all fell to defeat firstly Ellerslie 129-10 were defeated by already relegated Newark R & M 155-10 and with second place Radcliffe on Trent 155-8 also slipping up against Hickling 159-10 this left the door open for West Bridgfordians 128-10 but they fell agonisingly short when chasing a modest total set by Sutton Bonnington 139-6. Although falling to defeat Underwood 130-10 took a valuable 5 points as Mark Lee 58 and Leighton Upson 6-17 starred but Gedling & Sherwood 151-10 proved too strong with match winner Mohammed Sohail starring with 59 & 3-27.

“TROPHY MASTER” DIVISION E

Farndon 162-10 are confirmed as champions as their game against promotion contenders Collingham 86-8 was cut short and abandoned and Lenton Willoughby 251-5 took full advantage when they took maximum points when defeating Eastwood 102-10 with a fine all round performance from Rizwan Ahmed 63* & 5-33. Ryan Cape took 4-34 for Kirkby Portland 195-10 as they defeated Fiskerton 102-10 for whom the loss signals relegation from the division. Tom Bosworth took 4-40 as Basford Mill inflicted defeat upon Belvoir 134-10. Wymeswold 103-10 slipped to defeat against Notts Unity Casuals 104-6 and now must win next week to have any chance of staying up.

“GB BOOKKEEPING” DIVISION F

Bingham 127-2 remain favourites for the title after a convincing win away at Caythorpe 123-10 as Dan Cosgrove 42* and George Farrell 43 guided the home. Lying in wait from any slip up by the leaders are Plumtree 186-7 as Rob Tapp finished unbeaten on 71* as they beat East Leake 142-8. Also Burton Joyce 191-10 have their own title aspirations as they too can take the title after this week’s win over Whatton & Aslockton 117-10. Gotham 264-9 with 54 from Waseem Akhtar controlled proceedings and took the win over Calverton 147-4. Kimberley 152-5 made the short Journey home with maximum points as Charlie Walters took 4-32 in the win away at Long Eaton 151-10 who were thankful to 50* from Chris Pack.

“NCSL” DIVISION G

Yaqoob Khan 135 signed of the season in style as Ruddington 210-10 ended their campaign with a win over Southwell 158-10 and means the relegation battle will be solved next weekend when the bottom two meet, as the other side in the fight for divisional status are Beeston & Toton Sycamore 158-10 who fell to a home defeat at the hands of West Bridgford Legion 214-9 as David Roper top scored for the victors with 59. Ravenshead 151-5 have given themselves a chance of promotion with a fine away win at Bottesford 148-10 and means next week’s game against Caunton has so much riding on it. Thirteen year old Ben Lumb carried his bat for a magnificent 151* as Kinoulton 255-4 completely outplayed Flintham 83-10.

“JRL ESTATES” DIVISION H

Lowdham 118-4 remain on course for the title with a six wicket win at home to Woodborough 115-10 but will still need to win next week’s fixture to ensure silverware. In second place are Young Lions who amassed 369-10 as once again Rav Digwa 97 & 6-34 enhanced his growing reputation as they outplayed Gedling Colliery 118-10. Gedling & Sherwood 141-8 gained a narrow victory in a low scoring affair away at West Bridgfordians 137-10. Mohammed Imran took 5-10 from nine overs including six maidens as Hyson Green Carrington 137-1 ran out easy winners over Newark R & M 135-10. P Lambert 88 and S Ross 84 took Balderton to an impressive 220-3 but Hucknall 221-3 responded in fine style with R Brown unbeaten on 83* at the finish.

“CARLTON CAR CENTRE” DIVISION J

Esmond Urwin 69, Mike Croft 55*, Naveed Zafar 51* & Phil Allen 6-45 all assisted in keeping Chilwell 246-3 in the promotion hunt with a 42 run win over Oxton for whom Mark Groom top scored with 71. Nas Saleem hit 53 for Wollaton 112-6 in their victor over Hoveringham 111-10. Charlie Smith hit 90 as champions Attenborough 227-6 totally outplayed Bramcote 66-10 in a one sided affair. Clifton 200-10 had match winner Muhammad Waleed Khan 79 & 4-27 and wicket keeper Vishal Bhatia 49 & 4 catches starring as they defeated Keyworth 120-10 for whom skipper Robert Beake hit 62 and youngster Jo Jo Tudor took 5-32. Steve Kennedy hit 91 and Ian Lynn took 5-30 as Cotgrave 134-10 gained the narrowest of victories over Thrumpton 133-10 as Nick Proverbs was left stranded on 46* when the last wicket fell.

“KING STONE PRODUCTS” DIVISION K

Madni were confirmed as champions without having to take the field of play as Underwood were unfortunately unable to raise a side. Stapleford 72-3 need 2 points from their final game to gain promotion after a routine win over Basford Mill 71-10 as Josh Buckley ran riot taking 6-9. Chilwell 28-10 were destroyed from the opening bowling pair of Wayne Simpson 4-7 and Mick Stewardson 4-15 as Basford Old Boys 30-1 ran out very easy winners and escaped relegation with this victory. Thurgarton 185-7 had Aaron Singh 64* & 7-38 starring as they defeated Caythorpe 59-10. S Taj top scored with 83 as Lenton Willoughby 297-8 were left frustrated by the rain as the game against Kimberley 88-5 was abandoned with them well in control.

“SIGN SOLOUTIONS” DIVISION L

Ellerslie 106-5 are confirmed as champions with a well-deserved 5 wicket win away at Kirkby Portland 101-10, meanwhile the runners up position is still in the balance as Poplars 144-10 slipped to defeat against Gedling Colliery 152-10 for whom J Stokes took 5-35 and this allowed Ruddington 126-10 to leap into second place as Rob Derry returned figures of 6-21 as they bowled out Newark R & M for just 70-10. Tim Heath hit 109 and J Bennett 72 in a run fest between Radcliffe on Trent 338-6 as they defeated Great Dalby 239-8. Breaston 155-8 gained a slender win with eight balls to spare over Lowdham 154-9.

“ORACLE PROPERTY FINANCE” DIVISION M

The final week of the season will see three teams still in contention for the title after this week’s matches and top of the table Farndon will meet third place Attenborough it what could be a title decider whilst Collingham take on mid table Wymeswold. Richard Pinder hit 96 as Farndon 267-4 overpowered Thrumpton 57-10 whilst Collingham 183-9 nervously crossed the winning line with a narrow win away at Burton Joyce 182-9 with Max Bauer taking 5-17 in the win. Attenborough 156-4 cruised home with Josh Knight top scoring with 42 in an away win at East Bridgford 155-8. Andrew Claye hit 79 and Sophie Williamson 29 as Notts & Arnold posted 160-6 but an unbeaten 71 from Graham Berry carried Wymeswold 162-6 to victory. Matt Hodgkin blasted a quick fire 65* to follow up 5-28 from team mate Grant Davies as Belvoir 81-2 overpowered Whatton & Aslockton 78-10 who will be thankful to Simon Goodwin for his innings of 44*.

“NCSL DIVISION N

Old Dalby stay on course for the title but knowing any slip ups in their final game will open the door for Bingham although this week Old Dalby 310-9 showed no signs of pressure as Ben Wass hit a superb 163 as they overcame third in the table Hucknall 164-10. Nottingham Deaf 153-9 fell to defeat on the penultimate delivery as Mark Brennan hit 83 for West Bridgford Legion 157-7. Ekroop Saib hit 54* as Ellerslie 117-3 were victorious in the local derby against West Bridgfordians 115-7. Bingham took maximum points as Fiskerton were unable to raise a side and will now finish at the foot of the table this season. 

15-8 weekly reort

Written by gary edginton. Posted in Gary Edginton Report

THE GUNN & MOORE

SOUTH NOTTINGHAMSHIRE CRICKET LEAGUE

WEEKLY REPORT 15th August 2015

Yaqoob Khan’s hat trick takes Ruddington to the Division G title

“BELL & JEROME” DIVISION A

Balderton set a reasonable total of 217-9 with Tim Clipsham 70 and Jordy Ashby scoring 40 they were restricted by some fine bowling from both David Sears 4-43 and David Pipes 3-40 and then Ali Haynes 97* along with Oliver Dyson 95* guided Collingham 221-1 to a most impressive win and move them out of the bottom two. Thurgarton 100-10 fell to a heavy defeat and now look favourites for the drop after Long Eaton 217-10 took control with contributions from Lee Cuthbert 69, Andrew Edge 37 & 4-28 and Ryan Cuthbert 3-16. Wollaton 213-8 enhanced their own chances of survival and threw the title race open again as they gained a winning draw over Hucknall 189-9 as Joe Fish hit 75 and a fine all round display from Sunil Sharma 45 & 5-54. Joe Bottemley 41 & 4-38 was the toast of Belvoir 141-10 as his eighth wicket partnership with Olly Elson proved to be a match winner as they defeated Gedling Colliery 101-10 for whom Liam Brown took 5-32. John Wakeling 112*, Hamish Moore 74* & Suman Shrestrha all made significant contributions as Ellerslie 256-3 closed on the leaders with a superb win over Notts Unity Casuals 98-10 to once again drop them into the relegation zone with just 2 games to play.

“200 DEGREES COFFEE” DIVISION B

Hyson Green Carrington 231-3 kept up their own promotion hopes and all but mathematically relegated Bottesford 229-10 as both Ethsham Yaqoub 105* & Kaiser Altaf 68* starred in an unbeaten 170 run partnership. Also in contention are West Bridgfordians 209-5 with a winning draw over Kimberley 125-9 as Sanat Kulkarni 65, Alex Sheriston 41 & Ally Pettit 4-19 controlled affairs at Stamford Road. Eastwood 251-5 gave their chances of survival a massive boost as the quartet of Stuart Hill 103*, Ben Buckley 57, Dan Noble 3-60 & Shaun Stocks 3-62 delivered when it mattered most in a high scoring thriller against Wollaton 250-9 for whom Will Rattray top scored with 71. Adam Hugill 58* steered Hoveringham 213-6 to within one win of promotion as they dented Calverton’s 209-7 chances of a swift return to the top flight. The game between Clifton and Wilsons was called off due to a waterlogged pitch.

“ROTHERA DOWSON” DIVISION C

Ian Graham 68 & 4-37 starred with both bat and ball as Keyworth 153-4 brushed aside near neighbours Thrumpton 148-9 whose total was helped with 19 wides being bowled. Joe Caunt 115 was the mainstay of Kirkby Portland’s 264-7 as they defeated Southwell 165-10 who remain at the foot of the table despite a fine 61 from Tim Green. Hucknall 180-6 and Gedling Colliery 176-8 switch positions in the relegation dogfight as both Richard Greatorex 43 and Graham Wright 4-44 ensured the outcome will not be settled in the division until the final day of the season. Plumtree 129-3 are now within touching distance of promotion after a convincing win over fellow contenders Attenborough 126-10 as the pair of Steve James 48 & Danyal Bazmi 4-19 took the plaudits. Gotham 32-1 handed out a devastating defeat to Beeston & Toton Sycamore as they bowled the hosts out for a paltry 29-10 as Paul Blatherwick 6-6 and Rob Goddard tore them to shreds and they sit poised in third place with 2 games to go.

“FEET” DIVISION D

Bramcote 282-3 took a giant stride towards both promotion and the title as Tom Chamberlain 101*, Andy Thorne 54*, Alec Watson 52 & Rohan Chauhan (15y.o) 4-12 turned the screw on Newark R & M 87-10 and this result relegates them sadly. An unbeaten 47 from Tom Johnson gave Radcliffe on Trent 124-3 a comfortable win over Sutton Bonnington 120-10 and with two games to their destiny is in their own hands. Underwood 78-4 kept their chances alive with a great win over West Bridgfordians 77-10 as both Rob Flowerdew 5-16 & Craig Smithurst 3-17 stepped up to the plate just when it mattered most. Alan Lewis 76, Ryan Duggan 53 & Usman Aziz 5-19 helped keep Ellerslie 207-10 in promotion contention and keeps East Bridgford 148-10 in a three way battle for the final relegation place. Hickling 164-10 also gave themselves hope as they recorded a comfortable win over Gedling & Sherwood 89-10 as M Robinson struck taking 4-24, they now face a double header against promotion chasing Radcliffe on Trent over the next two weekends.

“TROPHY MASTER” DIVISION E

Dave Summers 53, Martin Worsley 5-15 & Andrew Pearson 4-32 gave Eastwood 107-4 a much needed win over Belvoir 106-10 and moves them out of the bottom two. Dropping into trouble are Wymeswold 201-7 who went down to a final over defeat against title favourites Farndon 203-8 who were steered to the win by Ciaran Logue 52* & 3-70. Charlie Lucas 107, Ross Taylor 66 & Gary Clarke 4-57 kept Collingham’s 237-3 promotion hopes on course with a win away at Kirkby Portland 195-10 for whom Robert Casterton hit a superb 96. Chris Hudson took 6-43 as Basford Mill 169-10 defeated Fiskerton 113-10 and the win pulls them clear whilst it keeps the losers rooted at the foot of the table and with two games to go it sees five teams still battling to stay up.

“GB BOOKKEEPING” DIVISION F

Despite Jeremy Allen taking 6-52 for Long Eaton 162-10 they fell to defeat and suffered relegation as a consequence as Rizwan Mirza 65 & 5-20 starred for Gotham 197-10. Robb Tapp 45* threw the title race wide open as the top two met and second placed Plumtree 109-4 took the spoils over leaders Bingham 108-10. Sam Beale 52, Paul Taylor 63* & Zain Ramzan 4-30 ensured a comfortable win for Kimberley 216-7 over Caythorpe 119-10. East Leake’s recent run of good form continued as they posted 189-7 and Simon Oakley 5-49 then bowled them to victory over Whatton & Aslockton 137-10. Mel Picker 46*, D Cowdell 4-16 & A Hussain 4-23 all performed to keep Burton Joyce 183-5 in the promotion hunt and with this defeat it meant Calverton 82-10 suffer relegation.

“NCSL” DIVISION G

Ruddington 155-10 are crowned champions after a convincing win away at Kinoulton 47-10 as both Kamran Rasheed 51 & Yaqoob Khan 7-18 including a hat-trick gave excellent displays. Caunton 170-10 remain in second place despite a defeat against Bottesford 221-5 who now climb further away from the drop zone thanks to a fine 103 from Jim Ward. Ravenshead 164-8 missed the chance to close on second place as they went down to defeat with three balls to spare against Flintham 165-8. The bottom two met and it was West Bridgford Legion 205-5 who came out on top against Southwell 66-10 as Dave Roper hit 83* and then Rob Rhoades delivered the killer blows by taking 5-2 and the fixture next week against Beeston & Toton Sycamore takes on huge significance.

“JRL ESTATES” DIVISION H

Jack Masters 4-31 & Tom Russell 4-28 bowled Gedling Colliery 130-9 to victory over already relegated West Bridgfordians 122-10 although young Will Cheery bowled well for them taking 4-17. Young Lions 187-10 look assured of promotion with a fine away win over Newark R & M 104-10 as Dinesh Bekan 38, Aniel Potiwal 51, Haljeet Singh Swali 30 and 3-21 & Ravi Digwa 3-13 performed well on the day. A defining 51 from Paul Wilson proved conclusive as Woodborough 170-9 overcame Hyson Green Carrington 158-10. Lowdham 44-2 are promoted after crushing third placed Balderton 40-10 whose own promotion hopes now seem distant the bowlers John Noall 3-4, Justin Graham 3-10 & Chris Hembury 3-16 causing the carnage earlier in the day. Jon Potter 4-41 took the honours in a low scoring match which saw Gedling & Sherwood 130-10 gain a narrow seven run win over Hucknall 123-10.

“CARLTON CAR CENTRE” DIVISION J

Paul Redington hit 65 and Dave Lee took 4-9 as Hoveringham 140-6 secured victory over Cotgrave 122-10 for whom Steven Farrow hit 48. Oxton 135-10 fall deeper into trouble after suffering defeat against Wollaton 136-4 as Nasim Saleem hit 49 for the winners. Attenborough 116-10 suffered a first defeat of the season as Hayden Brooks 5-21 bowled Chilwell 151-8 to an impressive win. The trio of Duncan Tarran 56*, Dhruv Shahi 44 & Chris Soar 43 pushed Keyworth 162-2 closer to promotion and also dented opponents Bramcote 157-9 own chances in the process.

“KING STONE PRODUCTS” DIVISION K

Gino Taj 4-17 And Dale Reeve 3-5 bowled well in order for Lenton Willoughby 88-6 to gain victory over already relegated Chilwell 87-10. The win by Caythorpe 113-10 over Basford Mil 99-10 keeps the Millers in serious relegation trouble with the final game of the season against Underwood taking on major significance. Underwood 114-8 caused a major upset when virtually ending any chance of the title for defeated Stapleford 113-10 as D Naylor took 5-16 in a thrilling victory. Madni 229-8 with Adnan Siddique hitting 81* are promoted and need just 3 points to take the title after another win this time over Basford Old Boys 171-9 who stay in the battle for divisional status. Vic Sharma 4-27 and Delroy Miller 4-38 bowled impressively as Thurgarton 198-6 overcame Kimberley 123-10.

“SIGN SOLOUTIONS” DIVISION L

Ellerslie 126-10 missed the chance to secure promotion after suffering a home defeat against Great Dalby 127-8 as J Picker 32 &  5-30 starred for the visitors. B Middleton 65* & R Beadling 5-31 gave Breaston 157-10 a win that virtually guarantee’s safety but dents the promotion chasing chances of Ruddington 152-10 who fell just five runs short. Gedling Colliery’s misfortune in not raising a side against Kirkby Portland drops them into the bottom two and on paper have two difficult games remaining. Hari Patel with 80 helped Radcliffe on Trent 216-6 to an easy home win over Newark R & M who were bowled out for just 95-10 in 32 overs, Although J Dawn hit 74 it was not enough to save Lowdham 200-9 from defeat as Nazakat Ali again showed what a powerhouse of a batsman he can be this time hitting an unbeaten 121* for Poplars who closed on 203-4.

“ORACLE PROPERTY FINANCE” DIVISION M

Collingham 103-2 stay in second place after a crushing win over Whatton & Aslockton 102-10 as Bill Taylor 54*, Jed Chapple 3-16 & Stefan Taylor 3-16 enjoyed fine performances. Farndon 198-8 stay top with Shaz Butt 43 top scoring in a one sided victory over East Bridgford 56-10 and the final game of the season against Attenborough could see three sides vying for the title. Attenborough 205-1 had Carl Knight 78* and Dave Hams 92 in free flowing form as they defeated a spirited Notts & Arnold 201-4 who themselves had batsmen Andrew Claye 74 and George Dibbs 83* in fine form. Belvoir were unable to raise a side for their away fixture at Wymeswold.

“NCSL DIVISION N

Old Dalby 235-6 are within two points of promotion after recording a huge win over Ellerslie 114-10 with Chris Knott top scoring with 91 and youngsters Alfie Greaves 3-24 and Matt Lindley 2-14 bowling well. James Rhodes 105*, Jamie Bowns 64, David Hoon 42 all batted well but it was down to the ever youthful Martin Huffer to steal the headlines with 6-19 as Beeston & Toton Sycamore 268-2 comprehensively defeated Fiskerton 77-10. Hucknall’s promotion hopes were dealt a blow as they fell to a heavy defeat at the hands of West Bridgford Legion 115-1 as Steve Hopkinson hit a fine 79.

Weekly report 8-8-2015

Written by gary edginton. Posted in Gary Edginton Report

THE GUNN & MOORE

SOUTH NOTTINGHAMSHIRE CRICKET LEAGUE

WEEKLY REPORT 8th August 2015

Carter, Adwick & Arthur join the 150 Club

“BELL & JEROME” DIVISION A

Notts Unity Casuals 126-7 eased a few relegation worries after a nervous three wicket win away at Thurgarton 125-10 as both Ajaz Riaz 48 and Zahid Ahmed 4-23 delivered when it mattered most. Balderton 179-3 keep on the heels of the leaders as Luke Endley 71 & 4-39, David Makey 57 and Harry Capstick 4-83 were all in fine form in the win over Long Eaton 178-10 for whom Andy Edge hit 68. Collingham 100-10 slip back into relegation trouble after an eight wicket defeat away at Ellerslie 101-2 where Olly Taylor took 6-28 and then Hamish Moore 48|* & John Wakeling 37 * polished things off. Hucknall 175-4 remain on course for the title with a win over former leaders Gedling Colliery 171-10 and once again starring was Dale Campbell with 65 and skipper Robin Maxwell hitting 59. Wollaton 298-5 had a morale boosting win over Belvoir 100-10 with Matt Schofield 84, David Barr 73 and then Tom Naylor then destroyed the opposition taking 7-22.

“200 DEGREES COFFEE” DIVISION B

Wollaton 199-2 took a giant stride to ease worries of the drop when overcoming Wilsons 197-10 as both Daniel Andrews 79 & Hamish Llewelyn 53 were in fine form. Hassan Chaudhry 47, Danny Williams 38 & Daniel Blatherwick 57 guided Kimberley to an impressive 235-9 but were outshone by a Calverton side who closed on 239-7 with ten balls to spare thanks to Darren Wright 106, Kyle Welch 38*, Billy Armstrong 4-60 and Brinsley Kirkham 41* & 3-61. A defining 54 from U Zamman consolidates Hyson Green Carrington’s place in the promotion hunt as they finished on 122-5 in passing Eastwood’s score of 118-10 and this loss keeps them in the bottom two. Excellent performances from Nicholas Silverwood 104, Harry Webster 74, Leslie Fazackerley 4-47 & Daniel Barratt 3-36 saw Bottesford 255-6 gain an emphatic win over Clifton 117-10 but still sees them rooted to the foot of the table. West Bridgfordians 223-9 gained a winning draw over table toppers Hoveringham 205-9 in a game of real excitement, the bowling from Chris Cupit 5-76 for Hoveringham and Kulvern Kandola 4-45 & Alistair Petit 4-53 for Bridgfordians are all worthy of note.

“ROTHERA DOWSON” DIVISION C

Asif Haq hit 85 and Joe Richardson took 4-23 as Thrumpton 232-7 defeated Hucknall 189-10 to keep the losers in relegation trouble. A similar situation arose after Gedling Colliery 171-10 were defeated by Gotham 175-4 as Rob Goddard 4-61, Jez Hale 4-56, Paul Blatherwick 61 & Steve Howarth 57 all starred and the bottom two meet next week in match neither side can afford to lose. 63 from Andrew Burrell looks to have guaranteed Beeston & Toton Sycamore’s safety as they posted 199-10 and then bowled out opponents Keyworth for just 100-10. Plumtree 334-4 stay top with a winning draw over Southwell 172-5 a brilliant 150 * from Stanley Carter being the stand out innings of the day. Hot on the heels of the leaders remain Attenborough 233-9 as Chris Allcoat 78 & 3-28 delivered although Kirkby Portland 157-9 held out for the draw thanks to 61 from Robbie Britton and 6-46 from Ashley Severn.

“FEET” DIVISION D

Dom Evans with 4-24 helped West Bridgfordians 131-3 to a comfortable win over Hickling 130-10 to keep them in the promotion hunt. Meanwhile Ellerslie 178-10 suffered a blow to their own promotion chances going down to defeat against Gedling & Sherwood 182-2 for whom Mohammed Akeel 68 & 3-23, Steve Carmody 67 and Ahsan Raja 4-50 all played their part in the win. 52* from James Evans was not enough to save Newark R & M 103-10 from another defeat as C Jones 4-20 & S Mills 4-30 bowled Radcliffe on Trent 104-6 to victory. Bramcote 185-9 remain top after Norman Jowett 56 & Khalid Rehman 5-31 took them a step nearer promotion when defeating Sutton Bonnington 130-10. East Bridgford 118-4 leapfrog Underwood 115-10 in the table as Glen Willis hit 55 and Ryan Stahlberger took 4-28 in the relegation battle.

“TROPHY MASTER” DIVISION E

H Asif 5-35 & T J Singh 4-54 bowled Notts Unity Casuals 136-10 to a narrow four run win over Basford Mill 132-10 for whom T Bosworth took 4-24. Collingham 152-10 move into third place with a convincing win over lowly Eastwood 88-10 as Taylor Bowers returned figures of 3-18. Fiskerton 269-8 caused a major upset and dented the promotion hopes of Lenton & Willoughby 203-10 in the process as Max Danby 89, Joe Cope 65 and skipper David Hedge 5-33 all performed heroics to give the a fighting chance of avoiding the drop with three games to go. Farndon 307-4 took another giant stride to promotion with a win over fellow contenders Belvoir 219-10 as Dave Adwick 163* Martyn Hill 93 & K Logan 5-63 all made huge contributions. Wymeswold 207-9 helped themselves out of the bottom two with a win over Kirkby Portland 146-10 with Rob Pitman 50, Russ Pitman 40 and James Olsson 4-34 all figuring in the match highlights.

“GB BOOKKEEPING” DIVISION F

Jamie Coupland 56 & Mark Bashford 4-25 took East Leake 215-6 to a win over relegation threatened Gotham 116-10. In a game which ran true to form Plumtree 148-1 ran out easy winners over mid table Kimberley 147-10 with Justin Stockdale hitting an unbeaten 97 for the winners and keep them in second position. Top met bottom and a convincing win takes Bingham 257-2 closer to honours as they overwhelmed Calverton 120-10 with James Bateman 133, Ian Flood 97 and James O’Connor 4-30 doing the damage. Liam Hartley 93, Darren Smith 53, Matt Alderson 43 & Oliver Cooper 6-51 all figured as Burton Joyce 251-5 crushed Caythorpe 127-10. Ben Lambourne 55* continued his recent run of good form as he steered Whatton & Aslockton 155-4 to the win as they came away victorious over Long Eaton 151-4.

“NCSL” DIVISION G

Ruddington 161-7 kept both title and promotion hopes alive with a nervy 3 wicket win over Bottesford 158-10 as Adil Khan hit 87 for the winners. 48 from Sam Harding proved decisive as Ravenshead 148-10 recorded a 48 run win over West Bridgford Legion 104-10. Johnathan Arthur 159* took centre stage as Flintham 300-2 defeated Beeston & Toton Sycamore 211-3 for whom Jamie Bowns was also a centurion finishing 100* the match was also noted for a fantastic piece of sportsmanship from the winners in supplying a twelfth man to Beeston after only five overs due to an injury. Craig Jewett 125 & Simon Potter 5-24 helped keep Caunton 269-6 in touch with the leaders as they overcame a spirited Kinoulton side who fell short being bowled out for 149-10.

“JRL ESTATES” DIVISION H

Lowdham 180-10 stay top of the division with a well-constructed win over West Bridgfordians 90-10 as John Noall 88-& 3-19 proved the match winner despite a fine 5-50 from Eathan Brookes for the side from Stamford Road. Qaasim Khan 5-45 helped Hyson Green Carrington to a comfortable win over Gedling & Sherwood 153-10. B Johnson hit a fine 102 as Woodborough posted 164-10 but A Potiwal hit an unbeaten 83* as Young Lions 167-2 cruised to victory to keep the pressure on the leaders. Balderton 170-3 lie in wait in third place with a 7 wicket away win over Gedling Colliery 169-9 as both Pete Lambert 49 and Sam Ross 48 were in good end of season form. Newark R & M 76-10 look set for the drop after another defeat this time at the hands of Hucknall 196-5 for whom Ross Brown hit a fine 101

“CARLTON CAR CENTRE” DIVISION J

Paul McMillan took 5-20 as Clifton 69-1 brushed aside a well below effort from Chilwell who were dismissed for just 68 earlier in the afternoon’s proceedings. Keyworth 175-5 defeated Wollaton 172-10 with five overs to spare to see them still lie in second position. Rob Allison hit 68 as Bramcote posted 246-4 and opponents Hoveringham fell well short when being bowled out for 127-10. Congratulations on securing promotion go to Attenborough 218-4 as they came away with yet another victory this time over Thrumpton 214-5 and Gordon Airey 83 & Peter Bateman 51 were the run makers who helped the celebrations begin. Richard Wells scored a match winning 80 as Cotgrave Welfare 188-10 took the spoils over Oxton 69-10 to keep them well and truly in the dog fight for survival

“KING STONE PRODUCTS” DIVISION K

Thurgarton 73-2 inflicted defeat upon Underwood 71-10 as the trap door opens a little wider after this defeat and with three games to go they will surely need to win at least two of those games. S Park hit a superb 118 as Caythorpe 235-6 defeated Basford Old Boys 175-7 and this loss also keeps the nerves jangling for they are only 14 points clear of trouble themselves. Adnan Siddique took 6-19 as Madni 82-1 took a step closer to promotion with an emphatic win over Lenton & Willoughby 88-10. Stapleford took 20 points as their game with Kimberley did not take place due to a side not being able to be raised. Chilwell 179-10 recorded a win over Basford Mill 163-10 thanks to a fine 106 from Junaid Khalid sadly though results at other games means they are now relegated.

 “SIGN SOLOUTIONS” DIVISION L

Newark R & M were relegated after failing to raise a side in their match against Kirkby Portland thus helping to ease the Nuncargate side’s relegation worries. Also helping their own cause in the battle to beat the drop were Lowdham 306-6 with M Naylor hitting 82 in a high scoring win over Great Dalby 231-10. Ellerslie 119-6 remain top with a four wicket win over Breaston 118-10 where runs seemed very hard to accumulate. Second place now belongs to Ruddington 110-10 as they switch places after a thirteen run win over Poplars 97-10 the game was decided after the dismissal of Nazakat Ali 58 and the star for Ruddington was Willis Cliff who took 5-41.

“ORACLE PROPERTY FINANCE” DIVISION M

Gareth Carrol 69 & Ameer Shah 4-22 were the stand out performers as East Bridgford 187-10 inflicted defeat upon Belvoir 117-6. John Curtis with 80 helped cement Farndon’s position at the summit as they closed on 173-2 in passing the total made by visiting Wymeswold 169-5 for whom Pete Shaw had earlier hit 81. Simon Scott hit a glorious 129 as Collingham posted 229-5 but Attenborough 231-4 took the points with an over to spare with an unbeaten 95* from Josh Knight to overtake their opponents into second place in the table. Jake Squires 50 top scored for Thrumpton 150-7 but 91* from Jack Coles saw Whatton & Aslockton claim victory closing on 151-3. Burton Joyce could not raise a side and in doing so gave maximum points to Notts & Arnold.

“NCSL DIVISION N”

Brent Cox with 47 helped Bingham 163-4 to a win over West Bridgford Legion 162-8 for whom Robin Whitehead had earlier hit 59. A Spell of 4-10 from John Whyley keeps Hucknall’s 185-7 promotion hopes alive as they bowled Lambley out for just 80-10 thus virtually ending their opponents own chances in the process. The trio of Andre Pears 68, Liam Savage 4-45 & Jordan Slater 4-21 helped Nottingham Deaf to record a win over Fiskerton 154-10. Old Dalby 168-7 remain top with a narrow three wicket win away at Notts & Arnold 167-9. 

Weekly report 1-8-2015

Written by gary edginton. Posted in Gary Edginton Report

THE GUNN & MOORE

SOUTH NOTTINGHAMSHIRE CRICKET LEAGUE

WEEKLY REPORT 1st August 2015

Campbell’s whirlwind takes Hucknall closer to the title as the rain hits Nottinghamshire

 

“BELL & JEROME” DIVISION A

Ali Haynes performances of 91 & 3-31 proved to be the match winner as Collingham 161-2 gained a valuable win over fellow relegation threatened Wollaton 160-10 with Olly Dyson also scoring 54 to ease the winner’s worries. Hucknall 202-3 pulled of a miraculous victory as they defeated closest rivals Ellerslie 201-10 earlier Hamish Moore had top scored with 51 but in the second innings Dale Campbell blasted 128 from 66 balls including 16 fours and four sixes to now make Hucknall firm favourites for the title. Belvoir 200-6 took another step closer to securing divisional safety with a home win over Thurgarton 199-10 as Greg Oldfield hit 100* and Joe Bottomley took 3-41 for the winners. Duncan McKeown hit a superb 90 as Gedling Colliery closed on 239-5 and with Balderton on 5-2 the game was abandoned due to the weather.

 “200 DEGREES COFFEE” DIVISION B

Sagheer Akhter 55 top scored for Hyson Green Carrington 204-9 as Benjamin Crouch 5-59 & Danny Williams 3-46 bowled very well for the visitors Kimberley 29-1 in another game where the weather forced an early end to proceedings. James Wooliscroft 66* top scored as Eastwood posted 256-6 and A Pettit was on 79* in reply as the game was abandoned with West Bridgfordians on 145-3. James Ward scored an excellent 100 as Bottesford 270-5 travelled to table toppers Hoveringham but were left frustrated as the game ended with home side on 52-1. Clifton 236-8 had Amir Khan top scoring with 90 and at 52-0 Wollaton looked set to mount a decent effort in backing up the bowling from Callum Brown 4-49. Z Ahmed 105 & S Ahmed 67 were the high scorers for Wilsons 303-5 in yet another game where weather intervened with Calverton on 31-2.

 “ROTHERA DOWSON” DIVISION C

Thrumpton 223-9 had Amir Waheed 67 & Greg Pick 4-51 putting them in the driving seat as Gedling Colliery were reduced to 103-6 as the game was subsequently then abandoned. Ian Graham 82 helped Keyworth to 159-10 and with Southwell at 119-9 with defeat staring them in their face the rain prevented any further play although at least Charlie Ogrizovic 54 will have enjoyed his day. Steve James 80, Louis Bhabra 68, Dave Gamble 5-47 & Callum Dring 3-59 all helped Plumtree 227-8 to the win over Gotham 177-10 for whom Paul Blatherwick starred with 41 & 6-80. Al Moss 86* & James Hallam 4-48 proved to be match winners as Attenborough 168-4 raced to the win over Hucknall 165-10. Kirkby Portland 237-7 had Joe Caunt top scoring with 47 and with Beeston & Toton 126-3 the game was perfectly poised until the dreaded rain took hold denying Andy Burrell 53* any further glory.

 “FEET” DIVISION D

Tom Chamberlain hit 58* as Bramcote posted 222-6 and in reply West Bridgfordians had reached 59-0 when like most game in area it was forced to be abandoned. Radcliffe on Trent 181-6 took the spoils with a win over neighbours Gedling & Sherwood 144-10 and the players doing the damage were Tom Booth 49, Alex Sowter 32* & Simon Ward 3-18. Newark R & M 184-9 with James Evans 56 & Matt Evans 39 were left frustrated as weather claimed yet another abandonment as East Bridgford reached 49-2.  Daniel Hammond 30*, David Perry 40, Usman Aziz 3-24 & Eddy George 3-11 all assisted Ellerslie 93-2 to a maximum points in their  win over Sutton Bonnington 90-10. P Bharbra hit 52 as Hickling 157-8 over ran a depleted Underwood side who were bowled out for just 23-10 M Playle 5-11 & M Robinson 3-12 doing the damage

 “TROPHY MASTER” DIVISION E

Alan Pearson took 4-30 to reduce Notts Unity Casuals to 72-10 but with Eastwood at 1-1 the game was called of leaving both teams frustrated. Lee Harrison hit 102 and Brian Johnson 54 as Lenton Willoughby compiled 246-4 and looked set for the win over Collingham 87-4 until the rain came. Fiskerton amassed 282-4 with David Hedge 115, Joe Cope 88 & Dan Collington 46* all enjoying the early part of the afternoon and in reply Belvoir reached 33-2 before play was halted. Not for the first time this season it was an all-round solid team performance that saw Farndon 273-10 gain another win after M Hill 52, D Hubbard 46, A Duckmanton 53, J Lam 39 & M Everington 6-25 had all chipped in whilst R King took 4-50 for Kirkby Portland who were then dismissed for just 130-10. T Labrooy 35 & 5-16 was the man of the match as Wymeswold 69-1 returned home with the win over Basford Mill 67-10.

“GB BOOKKEEPING” DIVISION F

Stanley Carter 112 along with Rob Tapp 61* were backed up by bowling team mates L Jandu 4-21 and J Huscroft 3-51 as Plumtree 252-3 had a convincing win over Gotham 132-10. Bingham 204-7 had L Flood top scoring with 63 and R Shipman hitting 47 but with Kimberley at 39-0 the game which seemed to be going to be a nail biter became yet another victim of the weather. In a low scoring game it was the 40 made by Dominic Chambers and the 32 from Alex White that stood out as Whatton & Aslockton 156-8 scraped home against Caythorpe 154-9. Ashley Mace top scored with 65 in East Leake’s total of 150-9 and the rain denied Burton Joyce 28-1 of any chance in winning the encounter. Steve Higton 56 & Tony Cuthbert 52 helped Long Eaton to a score of 174-6 and you have to feel a little aggrieved for Derek Pickering 70 as his Calverton side were 103-4 after just 16 overs in the run chase

 “NCSL” DIVISION G

Bottesford 235-4 will feel the gods were against them as they had Southwell 101-8 and on the ropes until the heavens opened earlier D Robinson 73, A Norris 52, R Charlesworth 40 & 3-15 had put them in complete control. Ben Limb 49 and 4-14 along with Adam France 41* eased Kinoulton 159-6 to a victory over Beeston & Toton Sycamore 127-10. Kamran Rasheed hit a fine 89* as Ruddington posted 267-5 but at tea the weather denied Flintham any chance of making a reply. Jamie Macintyre 81 was the pick of the batsmen as Caunton 239-8 held all the cards until rain fell with Ravenshead struggling on 67-5.

 “JRL ESTATES” DIVISION H

Dave Rippey 59* & Andy Seager 57 helped Lowdham to a total of 210-7 and Hucknall 24-1 were cut short by the rain in attempting to chase the total down. Amaad Jalil took 5-25 and Awais Akhtar hit 50* as Hyson Green Carrington 110-2 swept to an easy win over West Bridgfordians 109-10. Woodborough amassed 340-3 with Ben Johnson 180* and Paul Wilson 102 and in reply Newark R & M reached 31-1 before the rain appeared. Young Lions had posted 176-10 and had opponents Balderton 90-3 at the halfway stage before play was abandoned. Alex Demo hit 61 and Lee Gommersall 86 as Gedling Colliery 238-6 inflicted a 54 run defeat on Gedling & Sherwood for whom at least Rob Sin 50 and Haider Khan 49 & 3-49 made valuable contributions.

 “CARLTON CAR CENTRE” DIVISION J

The weather ended any hope of an exciting finish as Chilwell were 90-2 in reply to Bramcote’s 241-7 which included 86 from Ruwan Ranaweera. Hoveringham 77-1 coasted to an easy win over Oxton 76-10 with Rashid Akhtar taking 3-31. Attenborough 203-6 were left frustrated as their game was abandoned with Cotgrave being reduced to 60-6 as Sam Henson had taken 3-12 for Attenborough. No team can feel as frustrated this weekend more than Clifton 231-5 as they had opponents Wollaton hanging on by their fingertips at 90-9 before the rain came and with Saqib Shah scoring 79 for them they were left rue the bad weather. Thrumpton posted 146-10 were on the verge of victory as they reduced the home side to 87-8 but a fantastic 52* from Ian Kitchenson guided Keyworth 148-8 to a superb win. 

“KING STONE PRODUCTS” DIVISION K

Josh Fraser hit a fine 73 as Kimberley 162-7 travelled to Caythorpe 49-0 for whom the evergreen Ian Hart toiled away taking 3-56. Underwood were unable to raise a side this weekend which meant Basford Mill could claim maximum points in a weekend of abandonments. Donald McDuff 3-56 & Nick Briggs 3-38 reduced Thurgarton to 169-7 and Basford Old Boys were 34-0 as the game became one of many to suffer from the great british weather. Majid Khan 114* and 4-20 from Kaleem Mohammed helped Madni 296-2 take a step closer to securing the title as Chilwell slumped to 81-10. As the rain fell and with the game well and truly in the balance Stapleford 142-10 fell further behind the leaders as opponents Lenton & Willoughby were at 45-3 when play finally stopped.

“SIGN SOLOUTIONS” DIVISION L

Harry Wells 59* & Steve Harrison 4-9 delivered the blows as Great Dalby 85-1 came away with an easy win over Newark R & M 80-10. Anathan Sivayoganathan hit 53 but the rain saved Ellerslie 134-9 from what seemed certain defeat in reply to Gedling Colliery’s total of 202-8 in which Sam Pallister 67 & Matt Brooks 53 starred with the bat. Willis Cliff took 4-25 and a rapid 44* from Tom Hann helped Ruddington 71-0 to an easy win over Lowdham 69-10. With just 2 deliveries left in their innings Breaston 199-4 were to discover that they did not attain any bonus points due to the innings not being completed and the match against Kirkby Portland was abandoned. Radcliffe on Trent could not raise a side against visiting side Poplars.

“ORACLE PROPERTY FINANCE” DIVISION M

Shaz Butt 73*, Ian White 40 & Alan Goode 33 helped Farndon to a total of 224-5 and Attenborough were 36-0 before the game was abandoned. Pete Shaw 46, Andy Matthews 48* & Kieran James Olsson (15 years) 3-18 were the headline makers for Wymeswold 135-1 in their win over Burton Joyce 134-7. Jack Cole 76 & 4-37 took centre stage as Whatton & Aslockton 119-6 defeated East Bridgford 113-10. Andy Cousins 49 helped Collingham 193-2 to an impressive away win over Thrumpton 192-10. Another game where no finish was possible saw Belvoir 21-0 in reply to Notts & Arnold 274-10.  

 “NCSL DIVISION N”

Steve Hopkinson hit 35 as West Bridgford Legion 99-2 ran out easy winners over Fiskerton 96-10. League leaders Old Dalby 312-9 had yet another crushing win this time over Nottingham deaf 189-10 and with Alistair Fell 138*, Ben Wass 86 & David Greaves 4-21 all making significant contributions they now look to press on and take the title. Bingham 112-6 stay in touch with the leaders thanks to a fine 47 from Roger Newport and 3-34 from youngster Louis Hartland as they defeated Beeston & Toton Sycamore 111-8 for whom David Hoon took 5-19. Henry Burton hit 42 and Ian Dowell returned figures of 4-11 as Hucknall 126-3 defeated Notts & Arnold 125-10.