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First XI - In Brief

Leybourne v New Ash Green - Away, from the scorecard: New Ash Green lost the toss and were put in the field. Opposition opener R Davenport (64) proved difficult to unseat, but otherwise the visiting bowlers restricted the home side to 130-9 off their 40 overs. A Gleeson taking 3-20, C Payne 2-20, R Wills 1-14, 2 catches and a runout and M Sunmer & G Wale a wicket apiece.

After tea, in reply it was opener M Scanlan's (68) turn for a good knock. With respectable contributions from Wale (20), D Freeman (18) & P Sumner (12*); New Ash Green accumulated the required runs 131-4 in 28.4 overs, for another good win.

Second XI - In Brief

New Ash Green II v OD CUACO - Home, from the scorecard. Losing the toss, New Ash Green were put in the field, where wickets were difficult to come by and the visitors chalked up 204-5 from their 40 overs. Ed Quantrill taking 2 wickets, Lee Lipscombe getting an lbw, Martin Ives & Felix Quantrill each getting a wicket off catches by Matt Bushe & Gareth Jones respectively.

After the break, despite some respectable partnerships New Ash Green couldn't quite get the fluency to chase down the target runs, finally all out for 153 in the 37 over. Gareth Jones 37, Bushe 29* & E Quantrill 16*.

Sunday XI - In Brief

No match scheduled.


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