Westley features in Essex second string victory

Brian Jeeves

Hampshire 2nd v Essex 2nd – Second XI T20 – South Group – Utilita Bowl, Southampton – Report

Essex 2nd 164 for nine (20.0 overs)

Hampshire 2nd 104 (16.1 overs)

Essex 2nd won the toss and elected to bat

Essex 2nd won by 60 runs

Tom Westley featured in Essex’s 60-run Second XI T20, South Group victory over their Hampshire counterparts at the Utilita Bowl. However, it was opener, Robin Das who caught the eye with a stylish innings.

Robin Das (Courtesy of Essex Cricket)

Das hit 71 off 36 balls during 48 minutes in the middle, helping his side to 164 for nine. Meanwhile, Westley’s contribution was 10 from nine before he was caught by Fletcha Middleton off a delivery from Parmar.

F Bahrami and LI Georgeson took three wickets apiece to confirm Essex’s victory with some to spare.

Hampshire 2nd: WJ La Fontaine-Jackson (WK), TCC Cheater, NRT Gubbins, FS Middleton, FS Organ (Capt), AJ MacEwen, JA Trodd, EC Martin, HM Parmar, K Dhariwal, EV Jack

Essex 2nd: RJ Das (Capt), FIN Khushi, CWJ Allison, JA Richards, NRM Thain, LI Georgeson, S Bear, SML Fernandes (WK), F Bahrami, N Dwivedi, T Westley

Umpires: PJ Sparshott and S Lilley

Scorers: PJW Danks and AJ Thurogood

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Brian Jeeves

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