Threadgold century the highlight for Old Boys

Old Southendian & Southchurch 2nd v Southend On Sea & EMT 2nd – Friendly Match – Garon Park – Summary

Old Southendian & Southchurch 2nd: 255/6 (40.o overs)
Southend On Sea & EMT 2nd: 160/7 (40.0 overs)
Old Southendian & Southchurch won the toss and elected to bat
Old Southendian & Southchurch won by 95 runs

Kaden Threadgold finished unbeaten on 110 as Old Southendian & Southchurch saw off their Southend On Sea & EMT counterparts in a competitive and useful warm-up match at Garon Park.

Threadgoald efforts were ably supported by 50* from Dan Childmaid and a crisp 57 for Martin Paige as the home side posted 255/7 from their 40 overs – Dev Shah, 3/45 the pick of the SOSEMT attack, while Joel Squires chipped in with a couple.

Southend too had men amongst the runs. Alex Gillespie scoring a stylish 45, while Matt Elmar looked in good shape, hitting 44 – Luke Wells, 3/16, and Issac Burgess 2/42 impressing with the ball for the hosts.

Brian Jeeves

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