Woolpit 3rd v West Mersea Cricket Club TC 1st on Sat 19 May 2018 at 13:00
West Mersea Cricket Club Won by 27 runs

Match report Mersea first eleven made it two wins on the bounce with a successful trip into Suffolk against Woolpit 3rds. Batting first the innings was built on a solid platform from opener Peter Phillips (49) who was unlucky not to convert to a half century. He enjoyed stands of 41 with David Taylor, and 80 with Ali Manhire. A third wicket stand of 99 between Manhire and Luke Conway saw Mersea through the 200 barrier, with Manhire completing a maiden half century and a career best 75. Conway meanwhile was on the offensive with seven sixes in his 75 from just 31 balls as Mersea closed at 253 for 4. In reply, Woolpit did not pose a great threat to the Mersea total although the Mersea bowlers struggled to take wickets. Woolpit skipper Trevor Haynes scored an unbeaten 121, while Nick Haynes added 61 in a second wicket stand of 143. Peter Phillips, making his 175th appearance for the club (2 for 46) was the most successful bowler as Woolpit were restricted to 226 for 3.

West Mersea Cricket Club TC 1st Batting
Player Name RunsMB4s6sSRCtStRo
1nb 4w 14b 2lb 
for 4 wickets
Peter Phillips ct Bradwelkl b Moss 49 106 99 3 49.49
David Taylor ct Tillbrook b Bradwell 19 39 23 1 1 82.61
Alistair Manhire ct Utteridge b Tillbrook 75 56 90 9 1 83.33
Luke Conway st Utteridge b Tillbrook 75 66 31 3 7 241.94
Tom Sanderson Not Out  9 20 11 1 81.82
Amit Tiwari Not Out  5 3 5 100
Ben Rumble  
Paul Hart  
Allan Highfield  
Darren Hewett  
Mersea had ten men  

Woolpit 3rd Bowling

Player nameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy
N Haynes10.003100.003.10
H Tillbrook7.0052226.007.43
S Godden4.001400.003.50
S Bradwell7.0160160.008.57
G Moss9.0034134.003.78
T Gourlay7.003000.004.29
A Utteridge1.001600.0016.00

Woolpit 3rd Batting
Player name RMB4s6sSR
1nb 11w 9b 3lb 
for 3 wickets
226 (45.0 overs)
M Azam ct Highfield b Sanderson 9 1
T Haynes Not Out  121 16 1
N Haynes b Phillips 61 5
S Utteridge b Phillips 1
S Godden Not Out  10
S Bradwell  
C Gourlay  
T Gourlay  
G Moss  
H Tillbrook  
A Utteridge  

West Mersea Cricket Club TC 1st Bowling

Player NameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy
Tom Sanderson8.0027127.003.38
Paul Hart5.021700.003.40
Luke Conway15.014800.003.20
Amit Tiwari5.004400.008.80
Peter Phillips9.0146223.005.11
Ben Rumble3.003200.0010.67