West Mersea Cricket Club NECL 1st v Eight Ash Green on Sun 22 May 2022 at 13:00
West Mersea Cricket Club Won by 7 runs

Match report The NECL side bounced back from their heavy defeat last week to record a seven run win at home to Eight Ash Green. The Green won the toss and elected to field, and saw Mersea amass 173 for 3 from their 40 overs. James Rutter dominated the innings by recording his second century for the club and a career best 116 from 109 balls. Daniel Gladwell (22) was the next top scorer enjoying a second wicket stand of 60 with Rutter.
A solid start for the Green saw the openers put of 63 in fifteen overs before the breakthrough was made, with Ben Rumble breaking the partnership. Wickets then fell regularly as Eight Ash Green slipped to 92 for 6. with Joe Wyatt (1 for 23) backing up skipper Rumble who picked up 5 for 23. A fifty partnership for the eighth wicket threatened the balance of the game, with Felix Friedlein hitting a rapid 30, that included seven fours, whilst Tim Chambers (34no) kept an end up. Ollie Wyatt (2 for 40) then. claimed the all important wicket of Friedlein and with Daniel Gladwell (1 for 28) returning to bowl his last three overs the visitors were reduced to 159 for 9. Needing 12 from the last over to win, Ollie Wyatt managed to contain the last pair to just four singles and Mersea had won by 7 runs.

West Mersea Cricket Club NECL 1st Batting
Player Name RunsMB4s6sSRCtStRo
4nb 5w 8b 2lb 
for 3 wickets

(40.0 overs)
James Rutter Not Out  116 109 14 2 106.42
Rory Green b F Friedlein 5 13 38.46 1
Daniel Gladwell lbw A Woodcock 22 40 4 55.00 2
Joe Wyatt ct Unsure b A Woodcock 4 20 20.0
Jesse Elson Not Out  2 13 15.38 1
Ben Rumble  
Seb Gladwell  
Oliver Wyatt  
Steve Daines  
Louis Elson  
Rosie Daines  

Eight Ash Green Bowling

Player nameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy
Tony Lee3.001700.005.67
Connor Murphy9.023600.004.00
Felix Friedlein6.0113113.002.17
Aliaster Woodcock9.0320210.002.22
James Woodcock5.003600.007.20
Luke Coppin6.012300.003.83
Craig Axon2.011300.006.50

Eight Ash Green Batting
Player name RMB4s6sSR
1nb 4w 10b 2lb 
for 9 wickets
166 (40.0 overs)
Craig Axon ct J Elson b B Rumble 26 3
Duncan Wyatt b B Rumble 28 3
Jack Axon b J Wyatt 12 1
Sam Collins ct D Gladwell b B Rumble 5 1
Tim Chambers Not Out  34 4
Tony Lee ct R Green b B Rumble 0
Connor Murphy ct D Gladwell b B Rumble 2
Felix Friedlein b O Wyatt 30 7
James Woodcock b D Gladwell 0
Aliaster Woodcock b O Wyatt 9 1
Luke Coppin Not Out  3

West Mersea Cricket Club NECL 1st Bowling

Player NameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy
Daniel Gladwell9.0128128.003.11
Seb Gladwell5.002100.004.20
Joe Wyatt7.0023123.003.29
Ben Rumble9.012354.602.56
Oliver Wyatt8.0040220.005.00
Rosie Daines2.001900.009.50