Earls Colne v West Mersea Cricket Club TC 2nd on Sat 28 Jul 2018 at 13:00
West Mersea Cricket Club Lost by 6 wickets

Match report Nine man Mersea scored 200 runs for the first time this season, but nevertheless still end up defeated by 6 wickets at Earls Colne. Batting first, Mersea openers Mick Laver (33) and Chris Warren (a career best 31) gave the islanders a steady start. Ian Young (74no) and Roger Goodwin (26no) completed the run scoring from the bat, although the total was bolstered by 36 extras. Mersea closed at 200 for 2. In reply, Mersea made a positive start by claiming opener Sleeman for a duck, Goodwin (1 for 28 from 9) taking the wicket. However, thereafter, the Colne batsmen were in relative control, as three of them posted half centuries. Chris Warren capped a fine day by taking his second career best, with 2 for 45 with the ball, but Earls Colne reached the target in the 28th over.

West Mersea Cricket Club TC 2nd Batting
Player Name RunsMB4s6sSRCtStRo
2nb 2w 20b 12lb 
for 2 wickets

(40.0 overs)
Mick Laver ct S Holdgate b C Holdgate 33 69 88 4 37.50
Chris Warren b Booty 31 27 41 4 75.61
Ian Young Not Out  74 62 55 10 1 134.55
Roger Goodwin Not Out  26 35 29 4 89.66
Steve Daines  
Darren Hewett  
Henry Reilly  
Bob Handford  
Ben Rumble  
A.N. Other  
A.N. Other  
Selected member not found  

Earls Colne Bowling

Player nameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy
H Porcher8.002500.003.12
J Holdgate6.012300.003.83
R Dawes6.012000.003.33
L Booty7.0043143.006.14
D Sleeman9.003000.003.33
C Holdgate4.0127127.006.75

Earls Colne Batting
Player name RMB4s6sSR
5w 1b  
for 4 wickets
201 (27.5 overs)
D Sleeman ct Laver b Goodwin 0
J Holdgate b Warren 51 10
R Dawes ct Daines b Handford 73 10
J Dawes b Warren 5
S Holdgate Not Out  53 10
C Holdgate Not Out  13 2
P Bromley  
L Booty  
H Porcher  
T Sleeman  
Earls Colne had ten players  

West Mersea Cricket Club TC 2nd Bowling

Player NameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy
Roger Goodwin9.0128128.003.11
Ben Rumble4.005000.0012.50
Chris Warren7.0045222.506.43
Mick Laver5.505700.009.77
Bob Handford2.0020120.0010.00