Stoke Newington won by 2 wickets
Stoke Newington won the toss and chose to field first
Rose & Crown: 58 for 7 in 9.2 overs
Patrick 28 not out
Scott 4 overs 16 for 3 Simon 4 overs 9 for 1
Stoke Newington: 60 for 5 in 11 overs
Sarafat Ali 26
Waheed Ullah 15
Shaun 1 over 6 for 2
Stoke Newington chose to bowl and Simon struck with the last ball of the
first over, the swing being very dangerous.
Scott got on in the second and wickets continued to tumble. Stokey's
openers completing their spells. After 8 overs the Rose were 25 for 4.
After that Patrick opened up to push the score on to 58 before running
oput of partners. Stoke Newington gave regular openers a rest.
Ali started well and new boy Charlie too before he fell for 7 with the
score on 18. Waheed Ullah and Ali pushed on steadily until the score was 54
(only 5 to get) before Ali thought he'd finish it with a big one and was
In came Sardar with the same mentality, he got 2 before again same
story, bowled, score 57. Waheed Jan (a proper no 11) followed next ball,
score 57. Mild panic set in when Waheed missed one too, 58.
Finally Stokey sent in their openers and got over the line.
Submitted by simon hore of Stoke Newington