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Ali back in the runs, but Stoke 2s lose to touring Freshwater CC

Saturday 2nd XI Friendly Match
Stoke D’Abernon 2nd XI 143 for 9 (40 overs)
Freshwater CC 145 for 5 (36.1 overs)
Freshwater CC won by 5 wickets

Following Brook’s cancellation of our league game, a match was hastily arranged against Freshwater CC – a touring side from the Isle of Wight. A couple of our players decided to rest some injuries so we put out a 2 1/2th XI for this 40 over game including several regular 2s and a first senior game for Tommy Lawes. Read more

Stoke 2s record 4th consecutive win

Matt won the toss and elected to bat on a warm and muggy day. Ali Mac and Steve saw us off to a solid start and the run rate was good at 4.5 per over. Steve in particular was punishing anything with width and hit 9 boundaries on his way to 41. Having seen the opening bowlers off, the change bowlers started to slow the run rate. Steve had looked certain to record a half century, but came down the track to Nasir and found himself stumped for 41. Read more