Colchester & East Essex v Gidea Park & Romford Cricket Club Saturday 1st XI on Mon 25 Aug 2003 at 12:00
Gidea Park & Romford Cricket Club Lost Lost by 3 wickets

Match report Colchester won the toss and asked Park to bat first on a wearing wicket.hussain went early and Hyam and Churchill came together to add 20 before Hyam was out LBW for 32. Churchill and Davey added 64 before Davey was unfortunately caught in the deep of a full toss for 34. Churchill was run out for 27 with a direct hit and Collard was caught for 15 sweeping.Andy Clarke 36 and Ben Montgomery 29 both not out added 70 in the final overs to give Park a competitive score of 198.
Flanagan and Ivulich set about their chase adding 88 for the first wicket before Ivulich was bowled by Alan Croft for 44.Hembry and George were then quickly dismissed off the bowling off Collard. George caught brilliantly by Hyam standing up.Useful lower order knocks were to come after Churchill removed the flowing Flanagan for 55 again well caught by Hyam to give Park a great chance of victory.Kennedy , Mcqueen , Dias all scored useful runs and it was left to Austin and Mehan to add the final 18 runs by scampering quick singles and putting the fielders under pressure whilst Davey produced some fantastic efforts at the end but Colchester got there in the final over with 4 balls to spare winning by 3 wickets

Gidea Park & Romford Cricket Club Saturday 1st XI Batting
Player Name RunsMB4s6sSRCtStRo
for 5 wickets

(0.0 overs)
Barry Hyam Lbw  33 3
Mel Hussain Caught  5
Andy Churchill Run out  27
Leigh Davey Caught  34
Russell Collard Caught  15
Andy Clark Not Out  36
Ben Montgomery Not Out  29
Luke Baker  
Richard Whatling  
James Redwood  
Alan Croft  

Colchester & East Essex Bowling

Player nameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy

Colchester & East Essex Batting
Player name RMB4s6sSR
for 7 wickets
199 (0.0 overs)
I.Flanagan ct Hyam b Churchill Caught  55
J.Ivulich b Croft Bowled  44
T.Hembry ct Hyam b Collard Caught  6
T.George ct Hyam B Collard Caught  0
A.Kennedy LBW Churchill Lbw  18
I.McQueen Run Out Run out  16
M.Dias b Davey Bowled  14
M.Austin Not Out  24
M.Mehan Not Out  11

Gidea Park & Romford Cricket Club Saturday 1st XI Bowling

Player NameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy
Andy Clark8.204300.005.16
Leigh Davey8.0129129.003.63
Mel Hussain7.003200.004.57
Andy Churchill9.0023211.502.56
Alan Croft5.002500.005.00
Russell Collard5.0025212.505.00
Ben Montgomery2.001400.007.00

  • Umpire :
  • Scorer :
    John Collins