Old Boys stalemate

Old Southendian & Southchurch v Goresbrook – Essex League Division Three – The Peter Butler Oval, Garon Park – Report

Goresbrook 166 for one (dec) (30.0 overs)

Old Southendian & Southchurch 140 for seven (30.1 overs)

Old Southendian & Southchurch won the toss and elected to bowl

Match Drawn

Old Southendian & Southchurch shared the Essex League Division Three spoils with Goresbrook following a rain-affected match at the Peter Butler Oval, Garon Park.

Goresbrook declared their innings on 166 for one with Jordan Calverley unbeaten on 83* and Shane Barwick 38*.

Hardik Varma top-scored for the home side, scoring 53 from 51 balls. However, the wet conditions ensured a short game with the result inconclusive.

Old Southendian & Southchurch: M Darvill, H Yawer Afzal, H Venkatakrishna, M Craddock, H Varma, C Powrie, D Batt, R Casson, J Madren, L Clarke, J Clarke

Goresbrook: L Jones, J Calverley, S Barwick, M Attaullah, D Forward, J Harris, T Ivory, K Messenger, L Ramduth, R Sharma, S Yousef

Brian Jeeves

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