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CRICKET: Great Dane leads way in shock Cumnor success
11:00am Wednesday 21st August 2013 in Sport
DANE Bailey took 7-21 as Cumnor 2nd shocked promotion chasing Leighton Buzzard Town 2nd.
Cumnor collapsed to 133, Callum Russell hitting 50 and Gareth Benger taking 6-43, but the visitors dismissed Town for 84.
Leighton Buzzard Town 2nd 5pts, Cumnor 2nd 25
Oxford 3rd almost pulled off a similar result at leaders Great Brickhill 2nd.
Miles Picknett (89), Nick Hands (84no) and James Lawton-Smith (66) helped Oxford to 269-3 from only 49 overs.
Rain reduced the hosts’ reply to the same number of overs, and they had to cling on at 122-9 after Muneeb Rashid took 4-18 and Mark Murfett 3-30.
Great Brickhill 2nd 2, Oxford 3rd 20
Challow & Childrey 2nd were relegated in the rain at home to Twyford 2nd.
The visitors had posted 177-9, thanks to Nathan Perna’s 73 and despite James Webster’s 5-26.
Challow were 12-0 when the match was abandoned.
Challow 2nd 6, Twyford 2nd 6
Ollie Sutcliffe (3-23) and Ian McStay (3-24) helped Thame Town 2nd dismiss Tiddington 2nd for 130. Steve James hit 45.
Nathan Brooks took 5-60, but Harry Thomas (46no) led Thame to 133-6.
Thame 2nd 25, Tiddington 2nd 8
Bradley Rose hit 72 in Kimble’s 232-7 at home to Abingdon Vale 2nd.
Rose (3-19) and Phil Semmens (3-17) had Vale in trouble, but Adam Spears (39) and Charles Pickford (32) took them to 124-9.
Kimble 20, Abingdon Vale 2nd 4