Saturday Match Report


Salthill entertained Burridge 3’s on a sunny afternoon. Burridge won the toss and decided to field. A.Wallsgrove 46 and L.Dawtrey 60 got off to a good start putting on 67 for the first wicket!  A.Court 29 and N.Bishop 36 got momentum going with quick fire knocks leaving salthill 160-3. Wickets fell regularly due to accurate bowling E.Roberts 2-45 and D.Friend 2-36 resulting to Salthill posting 230-7 of 42 overs! Salthill took to the field and made a promising start, R.Dawtrey 1-33 bowling tightly backed up by S.Wilson 1-19 and L.Dawtrey 2-28! The visitors’ middle order began to make a fight back with D.Field top scoring with 60! Leaving them needing 100 off the last 10 overs! Some good catching from N.Bishop and tight bowling from A.Court 2-29 led Salthill to a 68 run victory! Salthill look to continue their good run with a derby match against Bosham next week.