Match Results against Bradford Town on 3rd May 2009

Both sides had more than 11 players, so it was agreed to by both sides to field 12 players.

Grittleton won the toss and decided to field. With some superb opening bowling from Brian Bottomley and Huw Williams. With some excellent fielding, the pressure was kept on. With some outstanding fielding and bowling from David Jones (Aged 13).

Leyton Lark commented before getting his second wicket, that he only gets wickets with shockingly poor deliveries... as was proved by the subsequent ball... when he caught and bowled!

Bradford Town scored 91 runs all out off 27.1 overs.

After tea Grittleton opening batsman started scoring very slowly, from some superb bowling from the young Bradford Town team.

Bradford Town put up a superb fight but in the end the result was inevitable.

Grittleton CC scored 92 runs for 8 wickets off 37.3 overs.

The pavilion at Bradford Town Cricket Club, on a Sunny with rolling clouds day.

Bradford Town Pavillion

Bowling Figures

Name Overs Maidens Runs Wickets
Brian Bottomley 4 0 16 1
Huw Williams 6 2 12 2
M. Foard 5 0 32 0
Leyton Lark 4 0 12 2
Paul Matthews 3 0 8 1
David Jones (Aged 13) 3.1 1 3 4
Bradley Foard 2 1 6 0

Batting Figures

Name Innings Not Outs Runs Centuries Half Centuries No. 4's No. 6's
Anthony Josey 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
M. Harrington 1 0 25 0 0 4 0
Bradley Foard 1 0 11 0 0 0 0
Gavin Smith 1 0 4 0 0 0 0
Leyton Lark 1 0 28 0 0 5 0
Graham Perkins 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Huw Williams 1 0 11 0 0 1 0
Richard Saull 1 1 4 0 0 0 0
Paul Matthews 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
M. Foard 1 1 0 0 0 0 0

Richard Saull and others... searching for the match ball!

Richard Saull in the bush!
Gavin Smith

Gavin Smith, just about to recieve another excellent delivery!