Tag Archives: Donovan Hall

Over 40s beat Weybridge on Last Ball with 27 off the Final Over

Thursday 14th June 2018
Weybridge Over 40s 176 for 6 (20 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon Over 40s 180 for 4 (20 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon Over 40s won by 6 wickets

What is it about T20 matches at Stoke this year? With the boffins at CricInfo looking into our seemingly unique Surrey Championship T20 win against Horsley & Send in May, (http://www.stokecc.co.uk/2018/05/25/t20-win-over-horsley-send-on-cricinfos-radar/), they’ll be at it again to see if a side has ever won a match with three sixes off the last three balls…and before you ask, remember that Ben Stokes wasn’t hit for all those sixes off the last four balls of that World T20 Final…and he had 19 runs to play with. Stoke needed 24 off the last over of this one. Read more

Great effort from the 2s but Dorking fight back to clinch title

Surrey Championship Division 4 – 2nd XI competition
Dorking 2nd XI 171 for 9 (50 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 2nd XI 139 all out (44.5 overs)
Dorking 2nd XI won by 32 runs

Dorking’s 2nd XI showed their champion credentials, fighting back from a poor start to clinch the Division 4 title at the Stoke Rec. Read more

Muscles flexed, (career best 56), and Greg spanks 70 off 30 as the 2s win at Chertsey

Surrey Championship Division 4 – 2nd XI competition
Stoke D’Abernon 2nd XI 244 all out (45.3 overs)
Chertsey 2nd XI 125 all out (40.4 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 2nd XI won by 119 runs

Stoke’s 2nd XI scored a must-win victory at second-placed Chertsey to get within range of the promotion places. Read more

Jase Earl hits Century as Sunday XI defeat Magdalen CC

Sunday Friendly
Magdalen CC 213 for 8 dec (44 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 216 for 4 (37 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon won by 6 wickets

A day to remember for Jase Earl as he hit his first ever century to help Stoke’s Sunday XI, (or ten as they were a man short), to a six wicket victory at Imber Court against Magdalen CC. There was also a maiden half-century in senior cricket for Michael Dolman. Read more

Sunday XI lose thriller despite a maiden 5-for for Mike Carty

Sunday Friendly
Old Ashfordians 149 all out
Stoke D’Abernon 139 all out
Old Ashfordians won by 10 runs

After Thames Ditton’s inability to raise a side to play against Stoke’s Sunday XI, a replacement fixture against Old Ashfordians was arranged and the sides played out a great contest, the visitors claiming a ten run victory in good spirited encounter. Read more

1st XI suffer home defeat to Sanderstead

Surrey Championship Division 5
Sanderstead 184 for 7 dec (49.5 overs)
Stoke D’Abernon 124 all out (36.2 overs)
Sanderstead won by 60 runs

Stoke’s 1st XI fell to a home defeat to promotion chasing Sanderstead at the Rec.

Having inserted the visitors on a damp pitch after winning the toss, Donovan Hall, (1-22), was the only one of the quartet of seam bowlers to taste success, dismissing Wallbank for 6. Read more

Debutants star but Sunday XI denied by the Cryptics

Sunday Friendly
Stoke D’Abernon 193 for 9 dec (43 overs)
Surrey Cryptics 128 for 7 (41 overs)
Match Drawn

Player unavailability, notably due to exam commitments, led to a new look Sunday XI taking the field for the first fixture of the season.

Dan Douthwaite, Donovan Hall and Rowland Prytherch were given club debuts, and all three left positive entries on the scorecard by the time stumps were drawn. Stoke were unable to force a win due to lower order resistance on a very slow pitch, (just 153 runs were scored off the bat in 78.3 overs for the loss of 20 wickets on the same strip the previous day.) Read more