Southend On Sea & EMT 1st v Westcliff On Sea 1st – Hamro Foundation Essex League (First XI Division Two) – Southchurch Park – Summary
Southend On Sea & EMT 78 (34.4 overs)
Westcliff On Sea 79/5 (23.1 overs)
Westcliff On Sea won the toss and elected to bowl
Westcliff On Sea won by five wickets
Joe Robbins took six wickets, helping Westcliff On Sea to a five-wicket victory over Southend On Sea & EMT at Southchurch Park.
Robbins took 6/28 as the home side were skittled for just 88 inside 35 overs – Matt Mohan top-scoring with 31. Numan Khan, the only other SOSEMT batsman to reach double figures.
Mohan took 2/22 as SOSEMT made a fist of things. However, Robbins and Robert Palmer – each unbeaten on 14 – guided Westcliff over the line to keep their outside promotion hope alive.
Southend On Sea & EMT 1st: Numan Khan, Kieran Butler, Shafiul Islam, Joe Sibbons, Matt Mohan, Zisan Abedin, Glen Norfolk, Wayne Spear, Adam Hunt, Chris Hunt, Luke Guyler
Westcliff On Sea 1st: Peter Barnes (Capt), Joe Robbins, Charlie Lockhart, Lewis Wright, Alex Portugal, Noor Ali Khan, Rob Palmer, Adnan Khan, Adil Ali, Tom Baker, Lewis Groves (WK)
Points: Southend On Sea & EMT 1st 2 Westcliff On Sea 1st 20