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Winning draw against Wilnecote

Wilnecote 2nds vs Aston Manor 4ths

Aston Manor 4ths 298 for 6 – 17 points
Wilnecote 2nds 175 for 8
Aston Manor wining draw

After losing two early wickets, Manor settled down to building a competitive total. A partnership of 129 from Waqas Younis and Amritypal Singh (56) set Manor on their way. Waqas going on to 104 in unusually steady style allowed the Manor mid order L Rake (31) and youngsters Avon Turner (41 no) and Ronan Sheehan (37 no) to set Wilnecote a formidable 299 to win.

Although taking wickets regularly, weather interruptions and opposition reluctance thwarted the Manor bowlers.

I Donnison (77 no) the main thorn in Wilnecote 175 from 40 overs before the rain finally ended proceeding at 8pm. The 8 wickets down were shared by M Bryne (3-31), L Rake (3-290 and R Murray (2-28). A solid performance from Manor to take the majority of the points on offer.