Hainault & Clayhall v Gidea Park & Romford Cricket Club Saturday 1st XI on Sat 07 Sep 2002 at 11am
Match was Drawn CHAMPIONS

Match report Champions.
Having lost the toss and been asked to bat Park soon lost Hyam for 2.Scott Davis was next to go caught behind hooking at Bopara for 12with the total at 30 in 10th over.Andy Churchill and Mel Hussain set about rebuilding the innings and at lunch were 128in the 42 over. Hussain duely completed a fine half century before finally being caught in the deep for 62, the score at 152 in the 48th over. Russ Collard and Andy pushed on and managed to add 117 in the remaining 18 overs. Andy finishing a fine season 96 not out with 10 4's and Collard finishing on 69 not from 50 balls with 6 4's and 3 6's.
Parks task was never going to be easy but with patient the rewards started to come.Staffer Sharrif was first to fall , caught oof Hussain at mid wicket. Bopara looked a great player and his innings of 62 held Park up but Hussain struck to have him LBW and the plyers could tell the tide was turning.Hussain added 3 more victims the third and vital one of Shah LBW for 3. Due celebrations but the game still had to finish. Hussain finishing the match with great figures of 5-55 from 23 overs. Ben Montgomery with 1 for 8 and a run out.A draw the final result but enough to becojme champions for the first time in 19 years.

Gidea Park & Romford Cricket Club Saturday 1st XI Batting
Player Name RunsMB4s6sSRCtStRo
for 3 wickets

(0.0 overs)
Scott Davis Caught  12
Barry Hyam Caught  2 1
Andy Churchill Not Out  96
Mel Hussain Caught  62
Russell Collard Not Out  69 2
Ben Montgomery   1
Richard Whatling  
Ian Adams  
Luke Sweeney  
Jannie Dreyer  
Ben Montgomery  

Hainault & Clayhall Bowling

Player nameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy

Hainault & Clayhall Batting
Player name RMB4s6sSR
for 7 wickets
200 (0.0 overs)
Shariff Caught  9
Bopara Lbw  62
Ismail Caught  1
Patel Caught  20
Ahmed Stumped  26
Shah Lbw  3
Ferns Not Out  36
Mainer Run out  8

Gidea Park & Romford Cricket Club Saturday 1st XI Bowling

Player NameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy
Jannie Dreyer6.013300.005.50
Mel Hussain23.0855511.002.39
Luke Sweeney5.012100.004.20
Andy Churchill14.023200.002.29
Ben Montgomery4.02818.002.00
Darren Batch2.001300.006.50
Richard Whatling2.002300.0011.50

  • Umpire :
  • Scorer :
    John Collins