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Home defeat for the 1st XI but still 2nd

Saturday 15th July 2017
Travelbag Surrey Championship Division 4
Stoke D’Abernon 233 all out (49.3 overs)
Old Hamptonians 234 for 6 (47 overs)
Old Hamptonians won by 4 wickets

Stoke surrendered top place in the division but remain in the promotion places despite a home defeat to Old Hamptonians.

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Billy Zander 1 by MS

2nd XI win at Ewell

Saturday 3rd June 2017
Travelbag Surrey Championship Division 4 – 2nd XI Competition
Stoke D’Abernon 2nd XI 143 all out (50.2 overs)
Ewell 2nd XI 122 all out (46.5 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 2nd XI won by 21 runs

Stoke’s 2nd XI scored a sensational win at Ewell having been second favourites for at least 3 quarters of the afternoon.

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Josh Gilbertson

Trust League Defeat at Ashtead

Sunday 28th May 2017
Surrey Trust League
Stoke D’Abernon 122 all out (30 overs)
Ashtead 65 for 4 (12.5 overs) – revised target of 62 in 20 overs
Ashtead won by 6 wickets

The rain rule heavily favours the side batting second in Trust League cricket, but a bowler-heavy Academy side were masters of their own downfall and it would be wrong to use this as an excuse as they opened their 2017 campaign with a defeat at Ashtead.

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2nd XI beat Kingstonian

Saturday 20th August 2016
Travelbag Surrey Championship – Division 4 2nd XI Competition
Kingstonian 2nd XI 149 all out (48.1 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 2nd XI 150 for 3 (28 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 2nd won by 7 wickets

A second successive win for the 2nd XI has moved them above their opponents in the table and has secured Division 4 status for another season.

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2nd XI v Sinjungrammarians 2016

2nd XI beat Sinjungrammarians

Saturday 13th August 2016
Travelbag Surrey Championship – Division 4 2nd XI Competition
Stoke D’Abernon 2nd XI 298 for 7 (50 overs)
Sinjungrammarians 260 for 9 (50 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 2nd XI won by 38 runs

Stoke’s 2nd XI moved themselves away from the relegation place with a high-scoring win over Sinjungrammarians. 550 runs were scored for the loss of 16 wickets during the course of an eventful afternoon.

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Andy Berry 80 v Chertsey

2nd XI beat Esher

Saturday 7th August 2016
Stoke D’Abernon 2nd XI 199 for 5 (35 overs)
Esher 137 all out (30.3 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 2nd XI won by 62 runs

With Stoke’s 2s having a bye-week, Esher kindly sent a side to The Rec and a number of those looking to get into/stay in nick ahead of the final four League games got a useful work-out in a friendly.

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Ben Townsend Catch Huddle v Walton - July 2016

Last Over Defeat for the Under 19s

Tuesday 2nd August 2016
NatWest Under 19 T20 Blast
Stoke Slayers 153 for 7 (20 overs)
Walton Warriors 154 for 5 (19.4 overs)
Walton Warriors won by 5 wickets

Again Stoke were involved in an excellent T20 Blast contest but again they ended up on the wrong side of a close game.

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Stoke Academy v Malden Wanderers - May 2016

Academy start Trust League Campaign with Big Win

Sunday 29th May 2016
Surrey Trust League
Malden Wanderers 143 all out (38.3 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 146 for 1 (26.2 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon won by 9 wickets

“We got schooled” was the verdict of the Malden Wanderers coach as Stoke’s Academy commenced their 2016 Surrey Trust League campaign with a commanding performance at the Rec. The visitors were only able to fulfil the fixture after their Under 15s match was cancelled, and their young side ran into a well-drilled Stoke unit that was a little older and stronger all round.

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