Scorecard

West Mersea Cricket Club TC 1st v Braintree 2nd on Sat 04 Jun 2016 at 13:00
West Mersea Cricket Club Lost by 2 wickets

Match report Not for the first time in the last two seasons, Mersea were undone by not surviving their 45 overs in their home game with Braintree seconds. Batting first only Chris Rayner (38) and Jason Hoggarth (21) passed twenty, as Mersea were bowled out in 32 overs for 123. Geoff Eveling (4 for 26) again amongst the wickets for Braintree.
In reply, Braintree had 58 overs to chase down the target, and in a tense run chase managed to take almost 52 overs and a ninth wicket unbeaten stand of 38 to see them over the line by 2 wickets. All four Mersea bowlers claimed wickets in lengthy spells, with Matt Wilkin on seasonal debut (3 for 38) the pick.

West Mersea Cricket Club TC 1st Batting
Player Name RunsMB4s6sSRCtStRo
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TOTAL :
1nb 6w 3b 3lb 
for 10 wickets
13
123

(32.0 overs)
    
Adam Rutter lbw Hollingsworth 12 27 25 2 48.00
David Taylor ct Ainsley b J Foyster 10 43 31 32.26
James Rutter ct Dann b Hollingsworth 0 2 4 0 1
Matthew Wilkin ct & b L Fullgrabe 8 25 20 1 40.0 1
Chris Rayner ct L Fullgrabe b C Foyster 38 68 43 4 88.37
Matt White ct Blyth b Eveling 5 11 11 1 45.45
Jason Hoggarth ct Blyth b Eveling 21 24 18 2 1 116.67
Chris Hempstead ct Ainsley b C Foyster 5 14 16 31.25
Chris Graham b Eveling 6 16 10 1 60.0 1
Tom Sanderson lbw Eveling 0 2 1 0 1
Darren Rumble Not Out  5 10 10 1 50.0

Braintree 2nd Bowling

Player nameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy
M Hollingsworth6.001929.503.17
J Foyster8.0216116.002.00
L Fullgrabe6.0039139.006.50
G Eveling8.012646.503.25
C Foyster4.001728.504.25

Braintree 2nd Batting
Player name RMB4s6sSR
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TOTAL :
5nb 12w 3b 7lb 
for 8 wickets
27
126 (51.4 overs)
     
M Fullgrabe ct J Rutter b Rumble 8 1
D Dann ct Graham b Sanderson 5 1
J Foyster b Wilkin 10 2
G Walton ct Wilkin b Rumble 17 1
I Johnston lbw Rutter 4
S Blyth ct Sanderson b Wilkin 20 3
G Eveling lbw Wilkin 0
J Ainsley Not Out  16 2
M Hollingsworth b Rutter 0
L Fullgrabe Not Out  19 4
C Foyster  

West Mersea Cricket Club TC 1st Bowling

Player NameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy
Darren Rumble16.042847.001.75
Tom Sanderson12.0033133.002.75
Matthew Wilkin15.4738312.672.43
Adam Rutter8.021728.502.13