Buttleman ton decisive for Brentwood

Brentwood 321/6 (40.overs)
Colchester and East Essex 244 (39.3 overs)
Colchester and East Essex won the toss and elected to bowl
Brentwood won by 77 runs

Essex wicketkeeper/batsman, Will Buttleman, hit a century while Ben Allison was also heavily amongst the runs as Brentwood roared to a Good Division victory over Colchester and East Essex at the Old County Ground.

Buttleman hit 109 off 93 balls before falling to Charlie Watts, while Allison remained unbeaten on 82 as Brentwood – offered the opportunity to bat – posted a huge 321.

The chase was always going to be a tall order for Colchester. Charlie Fernandes top-scored with 41 – Jack Levy the pick of the Brentwood attack with 4/40.

Points: Brentwood 20 Colchester and East Essex 6


Brian Jeeves

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