Wellesbourne Cricket Club CHL Saturday 2nd XI v Temple Grafton on Sat 21 Jun 2014 at 1.30pm
Wellesbourne Cricket Club Won By 64 Runs

Match report Wellesbourne 2nd XI secured a hard fought 64 run win against Temple Grafton on Saturday in hot and humid conditions.

After losing the toss and being asked to bat Wellesbourne all-rounders Ollie Hodge (77) and Tommy Wheeler (58) mixed aggression with defence to blunt a Grafton attack that worked tirelessly in stamina sapping conditions. When Wheeler was dismissed with the scored on 112, Connor Green arrived at the crease and continued his excellent run of form with a superb 50 not out to take Wellesbourne to 223 for 4 in their allotted 45 overs. For the visitors, Harvey (2 for 47), Holt (1 for 41) and Quiney (1 for 53) were the wicket takers.

In reply Grafton were bowled out for 159 with captain David Jarrett the pick of the Wellesbourne bowlers with 4 for 24 off 10 overs. Man of the Match Wheeler capped an excellent all round performance by taking 1 for 25 and running out Harvey (23) with an athletic direct hit. Ben Cherry (2 for 33) and James Wilson (1 for 3) wrapped up the Grafton innings in the final over. Grafton finished on 158 with Benjamin (29), Johnston (15) and Powell (15) the key contributors.

Wellesbourne are away to Kenilworth Wardens on Saturday hoping to build on this excellent team performance.

Wellesbourne Cricket Club CHL Saturday 2nd XI Batting
Player Name RunsMB4s6sSRCtStRo
for 4 wickets

(45.0 overs)
Ollie Hodge Bowled  77
Chris Joyner Caught  4
Tommy Wheeler Caught  58
Conor Green Not Out  50
David Jarrett  
Darren Mole Run out  0
James Wilson Not Out  15
Neil Abbott  
Ben Cherry  
Sam Singleton  
Will Smith  

Temple Grafton Bowling

Player nameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy

Temple Grafton Batting
Player name RMB4s6sSR
for 10 wickets
159 (44.4 overs)
1 ct Wilson 8
2 Lbw  5
3 ct Cherry 15
4 run out Wheeler 23
5 ct Singleton 15
6 Lbw  7
7 Bowled  29
8 Bowled  2
9 Not Out  10
10 Lbw  0
11 Lbw  1

Wellesbourne Cricket Club CHL Saturday 2nd XI Bowling

Player NameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy
Ollie Hodge2.001400.007.00
Tommy Wheeler10.0225125.002.50
David Jarrett10.012446.002.40
Ben Cherry10.0233216.503.30
Conor Green6.0020120.003.33
Sam Singleton5.003000.006.00
Will Smith1.00200.002.00
James Wilson1.00313.003.00