Tag Archives: Gary Harkett

VPs Day – Fun in the Sun as the Sunday XI sneak home

Stoke Vice Presidents 219 for 8 dec (46 overs)

Stoke Sunday XI 220 for 8 (37.2 overs)

The Club win by 2 wickets

Our club welcomed a good crowd of former players and Vice Presidents to the Rec yesterday for the annual match between a VPs team, captained by Roy Johns and a Stoke 11, captained for the first time this year by Matt Gottschalk. Read more

Dickson passes 5000 club runs as 2nd XI win with bonus point over Oxted & Limpsfield

Surrey Championship Division 5 – 2nd XI competition

Stoke D’Abernon 2nd XI 184 for 9 (48 overs)

Oxted & Limpsfield 2nd XI 135 all out (41.3 overs)

Stoke D’Abernon, (10 points), beat Oxted & Limpsfield, (0 points), by 49 runs

Having been asked to bat first there were quick runs for Malcolm Dickson – who passed 5,000 Stoke runs – on his way to 37, and Jonny Lawes who got a typically quick 30 before finding ourselves 108-5 in the 20th over. Read more

2nd XI suffer narrow defeat at Hampton Wick Royal

Surrey Championship Division 5

Hampton Wick Royal 2nd XI 124 all out (48.4 overs)

Stoke D’Abernon 2nd XI 118 all out (49 overs)

Hampton Wick Royal, (9 points), beat Stoke D’Abernon, (0 points), by 6 runs

Traditionally Stoke and Hampton Wick have been very closely matched on the field and this game was no exception. In last year’s league opener Stoke chased down 242 with just 3 balls to spare, and despite fewer than half as many runs being scored, yesterday’s game was no less tense. Read more