South Loughton storm to victory at Great Wakering

Great Wakering v South Loughton – Mid Essex League Division Three – Great Wakering School – Summary

South Loughton 241/4 (42 overs)

Great Wakering 143 (38.1 overs)

Great Wakering won the toss and elected to bowl

South Loughton won by 98 runs

Great Wakering suffered a heavy home defeat at the hands of league leaders, South Loughton with Matthew Shields hitting an impressive 93 for the victors.

Shields’ knock was complemented by 73 from Lee Baker and 44 by skipper, Mark Stokes as the visitors posted 241/4 – Great Wakering’s Adam Mayhew taking 2/42.

Harry Smith took centre stage with the ball for South Loughton, his 4/19, coupled with two each for Omar Ali and Joshua Evans ensuring a good day at the office for the Epping Foresters.

Great Wakering: Luke Holman, Ilan Frankel (WK), Lucas Wiggins, Noel Smith, Gary Pritchard, Luke Bunce, Jim Cooper, Olly Wiggins, Dan Deadman (Capt), Adam Mayhew, Cameron Butcher 

South Loughton: Lee Baker, Vihaan Kelkar, Matthew Shields, Mark Stokes, Aaron Farthing, Joshua Evans, Lloyd Mann, David Smith, Omar Ali, Harry Smith, Tom Baker

Points: Great Wakering 3 South Loughton 26

Brian Jeeves