Waj wallops Old Boys to victory

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Old Southendian & Southchurch 2nd v Southend On Sea & EMT 2nd – Hamro Foundation Essex League (2nd XI Division Two) – Garon Park – Summary

Old Southendian & Southchurch 2nd 223/5 (45.0 overs)
Southend On Sea & EMT 2nd 78 (24.0 overs)
Old Southendian & Southchurch 2nd won the toss and elected to bat
Old Southendian & Southchurch 2nd won by 145 runs

Old Southendian & Southchurch’s second string are up to third after thrashing local rivals, Southend On Sea & EMT by 145 runs at Garon Park.
Waj Ahmed led the way for the home side with a majestic unbeaten 131 – Jordan Taylor contributing a further 49 to the Old Boys 223/5 – Shaleem Ejaz with 1/24 for the visitors.

SOSEMT’s troubled campaign continued. Henry Williams claimed 5/37, while Kaelan Williams took 4/25 – Six SOSEMT batsmen failed to trouble the scorers – Ejaz top-scoring with 22 on an otherwise difficult day for the Southchurch Park club who remain bottom of the table.

Old Southendian & Southchurch 2nd: Dan Chilmaid, Sam Hodgson, Wajid Ahmad, Isaac Burgess, Jordan Taylor, Tom Eden, Andy Wilks, Dylan Batt, Henry Williams, Kaelan Williams, Carder Clements

Southend On Sea & EMT 2nd: Richard Hawkins, Kashif Tarri, Charlie Wright, Abneer Ejaz, Sohail Ejaz, Rohan Hart, Deon Domingo, Jatin Patel, Dev Shah, Graham Butler, Shaleem Ejaz

Points: Old Southendian & Southchurch 2nd 25 Southend On Sea & EMT 2nd 2


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