Forge Valley 1st XI v Seamer & Irton Cricket Club Seamer & Irton CC 1st XI on Sat 14 Jul 2012 at 2pm
Seamer & Irton Cricket Club Won by 3 wickets

Match report Valley batted first and struggled to make runs due to the tight bowling of Adam Morris and Pete Richardson. Adam Morris finally got his reward and made a break through in the 11th over bowling J Hayes with a short ball that did not bounce. Valley continued to struggle to make runs when Pete Richardson was replaced with Gary Lawton who continued to frustrate the batsmen and the 2nd wicket fell with the score 59-2 in the 22 over. Marc Tyson came on to bowl replacing Adam Morris in the 19 over and also bowled a tight line and was well supported in the field. Valley's innings finally closed on a 192-8 with Marc Tyson been the pick of the Seamer attack taking 5-50 from his 14 overs. Seamer bagan their reply and lost Joe Tiffany early in the piece for 0 with score on 8 in the 2nd over. Tom Irwin and Gary Lawton set about repairing the damage and put on 52 for the 2nd wicket in 15 overs. Gary was dismissed in the 19th over and Tom was joined at the crease by Gregg Chadwick who looked fluent from the off knocking the Valley attack around the ground taking 1's and 2's almost at will. Tom Irwin went the very next over playing a loose shot getting caught at cover by Eric Hall. Gregg was joined at the crease by Phil Metcalfe and Gregg and Phil took the score to 109 in the 29th over before Phil was out for 21 LBW to Dave Morris. Gregg continued to dominate the Valley bowling having scored 3 hundreds in his last 3 trips to Valley he was full of confidence. Seamer lost 3 quick wickets Dave Graham for 12, Dave Lawty for 4 and Pete Richardson for 0, this brought the big hitting Adam Morris to the crease and he didn't disappoint hitting Andy Holden out of the ground the 2nd scoring shot of his innings and Gregg and Adam procceeded to knock off the runs with Gregg hitting a six in the last over off Dave Morris to end the innings 68 not out and Adam Morris 16 not out

Forge Valley 1st XI Batting
Player name RunsMB4s6sSR
6w 5b  
for 8 wickets
192 (45.0 overs)
J Hayes b  A Morris 27
S Dobson lbw  G Lawton 16
D Morris st  T Irwin bowled M Tyson 72
M Glew ct  P Metcalfe bowled M Tyson 25
E Hall st  T Irwin bowled M Tyson 14
J Bradshaw b  P Richardson 9
P Holden ct  A Morris bowled M Tyson 5
A Holden ct  P Metcalfe bowled M Tyson 12
L Wannop Not Out  1
J Tindall  
J White  

Seamer & Irton Cricket Club Seamer & Irton CC 1st XI Bowling

Player NameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy
Adam Morris9.0224124.002.67
Pete Richardson8.0052152.006.50
Gary Lawton11.0234134.003.09
Marc Tyson14.0050510.003.57
Sam Park3.002700.009.00

Seamer & Irton Cricket Club Seamer & Irton CC 1st XI Batting
Player Name RMB4s6sSRCatchesStumpingsRun outs
1w 5b 4lb 
for 7 wickets

(44.2 overs)
Tom Irwin Caught  31 2
Joe Tiffany Bowled  0
Gary Lawton Lbw  31
Gregg Chadwick Not Out  68
Phil Metcalfe Lbw  21 2
Dave Graham Caught  12
Dave Lawty Lbw  4
Pete Richardson Caught  0
Adam Morris Not Out  16 1
Marc Tyson  
Sam Park  

Forge Valley 1st XI Bowling

Player nameOversMaidensRunsWicketsAverageEconomy
J Tindall10.204600.004.45
A Holden22.0287329.003.95
D Morris12.0051412.754.25