Chiswick & Latymer Win Thriller
First XI success mirrored by club's other teams
Chiswick and Latymer 1st XI won a thrilling game at Whitton Park on Saturday, beating Kidmore End by 2 wickets.
The home team was set an imposing 260 to win, thanks to centuries from Ian Cuthbertson and Jeff Sheldon for Kidmore. After an excellent start with half centuries to Wes Van den Berg and Harpreet Bhatia, Jon San Jose (55 not out) helped see Chiswick home with 10 balls to spare.
The second, third and fourth elevens all drew their matches, the highlights being a defiant 65 for Steve Van Eeden for the 3rd XI at Slough, and a maiden half century for the club from Rowan Plotz, who scored 85 for the 4th XI against Datchet 3rd XI. The 5th XI had a good win against Chesham, winning by six wickets
Saturday – Morrants Thames Valley League
Div 2A: Kidmore End 259-1 (Ian Cuthbertson 113* Jeff Sheldon 109*) Chiswick & Latymer 1st XI 260-8 (Harpreet Bhatia 70, Wes Van den Berg 68 Jon San Jose 55*) Chiswick win by 2 wickets
Div 4A: Farnham Royal 2nd XI 226 (J Deans 60) Chiswick and Latymer 2nd XI 119-9 Match Drawn
Div 4B: Slough 3rd XI 228-4 (U Ghazi 91, O Siddique 71) Chiswick and Latymer 3rd X1 180-7 (S Van Eeden 65) Match Drawn
Div 7B: Chesham 3rd XI 128, Chiswick & Latymer 5th XI 129-4, Chiswick win by 6 wickets
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May 19, 2005