Sterland the hero for Chelmsford

Billericay 1st v Chelmsford 1st – Hamro Essex League Premier Division – Blunts Wall Road – Summary

Chelmsford 277/2 (45.0 overs)
Billericay 186/8 (45.0 overs)
Billericay won the toss and elected to bowl
Chelmsford won by 91 runs

Chelmsford skipper, Jack Sterland produced a memorable performance with the bat to help his side record a notable victory over Billericay.

Sterland hit an unbeaten 156 off 144 deliveries – a knock that included seventeen 4s and two 6s.

Dan Hagen contributed a further 80 as the visitors posted a sizable 277/2 and that proved ample as Billericay struggled to make inroads.

Andy Smith’s unbeaten fifty was as good as it got for Billericay. Aaron Beard taking 3/17 and Ben Clifford 2/27 as Chelmsford won with some to spare.

Points: Billericay 2 Chelmsford 20

Brian Jeeves

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