Game started at 1400 with XL electing to bat. An opening partnership of 51 saw the XL off to a good start but 3 quick wickets brought Bloxham back into the game.
Matt Edwards scored 45 as the XL progressed steadily to reach 179 for 6 after 36 overs.
Pick of the school bowlers was Ollie Maw with 6 3 14 2.
The school’s reply started shakily, losing 4 wickets by the 12th over for 48, but an excellent knock of 67 by Toby Staveley-Parker steadied the ship & allowed the school to reach 135 for 9 after 31 overs.
Wickets were shared among the XL bowlers with Giles Clements posting 2 for 11, Matt Edwards 2 for 18 & Ross Mylton 2 For 24.
Game was played in the usual good spirit. and thanks to the school for providing an excellent lunch and teas.
|District: WM||XL Club v||Bloxham School|
|Played on: Wed May 15th 2018||At: Bloxham School|
|Toss won by: WM who elected to BAT first|
|Result: Match Drawn|
|1st Innings: XL||2nd Innings: School|
|1||Richard Coombs||b O Maginnis||25||1||James Gurney||b M Edwards||10|
|2||Giles Clements||b T Staveley-Parker||19||2||Adam Din||b D Bellfield||8|
|3||John Thornton||b T Staveley-Parker||1||3||Toby Staveley-Parker||ct B Williams b N Goodger||67|
|4||Matt Edwards||b O Maw||45||4||Henry Hopkins||lbw M Edwards||0|
|5||Ross Mylton||lbw O Maw||10||5||Harri Barnden||b R Mylton||4|
|6||Kyle Bradley||Not out||29||6||Ben Staveley-Parker||ct R Mylton b G Clements||19|
|7||Sam Whitby||b B Stavely-Parker||22||7||Jonny Hand||b R Mylton||4|
|8||Ben Williams||Not out||11||8||Owen Maginnis||ct R Coombs b G Clements||0|
|9||Nigel Goodger||9||Ben Sinton||b M Edwards||4|
|10||Darrel Bellfield||10||George King||Not out||10|
|11||Javaid||11||Ollie Maw||Not out||0|
|+ captain † w/keeper C = candidate/non-member|
|Owen Maginnis||9||1||32||1||Matt Edwards||7||2||18||2|
|Ben Stavely-Parker||7||1||32||1||Darrel Bellfield||5||1||10||1|
|Ollie Maw||6||3||14||2||Ross Mylton||6||6||24||2|
|George King||3||0||20||0||Nigel Goodger||4||1||17||1|
|Adam Din||3||0||17||0||Giles Clements||4||2||11||2|
|XL Club umpire:||XL Club scorer: John Tunbridge|