SoA v Adastrians – 24 August 2014 – Won by 167 runs
Sunday 24 August Stragglers of Asia vs Adastrians
Result: Won by 167 runs
Team Batting First: Stragglers of Asia
|1||J Cavanagh||Caught wkt||T Casey||76|
|2||Y Vora||Caught Boardman||A Shaw||24|
|3||A Padhani (capt)||Caught wkt||J Jayaraj||15|
|4||N Butt (g)||Caught wkt||J Jayaraj||0|
|5||R Hudson (g)||NOT||OUT||100|
|6||A Other (g)||Caught Bell||9|
|7||M Cavanagh||Caught & bowled||M Hasbrig-Hartley||7|
|8||F Ansari (g)||NOT||OUT||13|
|9||A Trapani (+)||NOT||OUT||0|
|B Samson (g)||DID||NOT||BAT|
|Extras: 25||TOTAL: 269|
Team Batting Second: Adastrians
|2||T Casey||Bowled||B Samson||24|
|3||R Bell||Caught A Trapani||Ashwin||0|
|4||Gunawardena||Caught A Padhani||B Samson||6|
|7||A Shaw||Caught||N Butt||7|
|9||M H-Hartley||Caught||F Ansari||4|
|10||J Seifreiss||Caught||F Ansari||4|
|Extras: 20||TOTAL: 102|
Report: The match took place on a cloudy but intermittently sunny day at Vine Lane. The opening salvo was won by the Stragglers having won the toss and electing to form a bridgehead on a typically hard track.
Joe Cavanagh opened the innings, digging himself in, creating a stable base for later reinforcements who duly arrived. The most notable of which was Richard Hudson who scored 100 not out in 79 balls. We posted a score of 269-7 declared in 49.1 overs in 178 minutes.
The Adastrians reply was blunted and ripped apart by the opening bowlers. Ashwin taking 5 wickets for 28 off 8.3 overs and Samson taking 2 wickets for 26 off 8 overs.
The battle was won by Stragglers having bowled out the Adastrians for 102 runs, the margin of victory being 167 runs.