Liss Cricket Club


Medstead v Liss Cricket Club 1st XI on Sat 13 Aug 2011 at 2pm
Liss Cricket Club Lost By 2 runs

Match report Liss travelled to Medstead with 4 players out and bowled first. It was a good start with Baker taking two early wickets leaving the home side 18-2. Medstead then began to build a partnership. A mixture of good shots from Richings and some misfields medstead moved the score onto 60 at the halfway point. A change of bowling saw Murphy and Pleace jnr come into the attack. Medstead continued to keep the scoreboard ticking until two quick wickets saw the homeside fall to 88-4. Although the run rate was not getting away from liss they seemed to struggle to take wickets. The total went past 130 before Pleace snr and Moore picked up late wickets and kept medstead down to 153-6.
Pleace jnr and Wyatt made a steady start for liss and were going along at 3 an over before Pleace jnr was stumped for just 10. Wyatt and Murphy then looked to build but Wyatt fell for 17 and Liss started to struggle. Medstead were bowling well and 3 quick wickets saw Liss on 78-5 after 25 overs. Radford and Kemp snr then started to hit the boundaries and the toal was creeping up. Kemp continued his aggression but was caught for 36 but Liss were now back in the hunt needing 40 from the last 8 overs. The bowling was still tight and and a couple of crucial wickets stopped Liss in their tracks. With 8 down only 13 runs were needed from two overs. This was a little two much and Liss finished 2 runs short. No 100% record for Liss but gained enough points for promotion. Two games to go and a victory in either will see Liss pick up the title.

Medstead Batting
Player name RunsMB4s6sSR
for 6 wickets
153 (0.0 overs)
Kercher ct  Baker 3
Richings b  Pleace jnr 75
Wellman ct  Baker 1
Simpson ct  Murphy 24
Dedman ct  Pleace snr 6
Long Not Out  29
Fry ct  Moore 3
Knott lbw  Parrott 1
Hills Not Out  2

Liss Cricket Club 1st XI Bowling

Player NameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy
Lawrence Baker10.0220210.002.00
Will Parrott7.0027127.003.86
Owen Murphy9.0227127.003.00
Richard Pleace Jnr10.0038138.003.80
Richard Pleace Snr5.0037137.007.40
Phil Moore1.00414.004.00

Liss Cricket Club 1st XI Batting
Player Name RMB4s6sSRCatchesStumpingsRun outs
for 10 wickets

(0.0 overs)
Richard Pleace Jnr st  Curram 10 1
Simon Wyatt b  pate 17
Owen Murphy b  Dedman 24 1
Phil Moore ct  Fry 3
Chris Allcock ct  Fry 12
Danny Radford ct  Knott 9 2
Gary Kemp ct  Simpson 36
Dave Chambers ct  Knott 9
Lawrence Baker ct  Knott 12
Will Parrott Not Out  3
Richard Pleace Snr Run out  1 1

Medstead Bowling

Player nameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy