Cricket – Newick v Ditchling

Newick CC – 1st XI Vs Ditchling CC – 1st XI

Fixture Details

Type : League: Sussex Cricket League – Division 5 East 2018 Date : Saturday 4th August 2018
Toss: Newick CC – 1st XI won the toss and elected to field

 Newick won the toss and elected to field.  Newick were in fine bowling form and restricted Ditchling to 158 for the loss of  7 wickets in their 45 overs.  Lewis Turner took 3 wickets for 10 runs from his 7 over spell and Sam Carter took 2 brilliant catches.  Jonathan Aitkinson top scored for Ditchling with 57.  In reply Newick had to work extremely hard when batting and passed the score in the 42nd over; George Read top scored with 49 and Jonathan Barnes scored 44.  Mark Symonds made a quick end to the game with 28no from 13 balls, this included 3 sixes.  Best bowling for Ditchling was from Matthew Wood who took 3 wickets for 8 runs from 9 overs.  A good win for Newick.

Mark Symonds batting for Newick 28no from 13 balls, this included 3 sixes

IMAGES by Ron Hill (HillPhotographic)

 Result Summary

Result:    Newick CC – 1st XI – Won by 4 wickets

Newick CC – 1st XI Ditchling CC – 1st XI
Score 159 for 6 (41.2 overs) ‘t’ 158 for 7 (45 overs) ‘b’