Isle of Wight Cricket

SHANKLIN & NEWPORT LEAD THE WAY

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Week 2 saw Shanklin’s top three batters, Joseph Howlett (25), James Clemens (25) and Daniel Attrill (20) all retire. There good start was cemented by some fast scoring by Jack White (17no) and Ollie Pease who was run out for 13. This left Bembridge  chasing a tough  score of 159 for victory. Bembridge’s Alfie Attrill and Rhydian Cobb looked to get them off to a good start in their run chase but were pegged back when Cobb was  caught by Jack White of the bowling  Daniel Attrill (2-22) for 5. The remaining Bembridge batters fought hard and saw off the remaining overs but shanklin won by 68 runs.

Ryde started their campaign with a 115 run win over their near neighbours Ryde Cavs.  Henry Takel (27) and Flynn Beare (26) both retired, Oliver Lacey was bowled for 17 by George Green. Nathan Day and Hugo Gallerwood both ended up 18 not out at the end of the innings. Ryde Cavaliers Theo Grams was the only batter to reach double figures scoring 17. The third weeks fixtures saw Newport post a score of 236 against Bembridge with Callum Hinnells and Luke Jones scoring 26 a piece but top scorer was Alex Hughes with 28no. Bembridge’s Mason Walker reached 24 before falling to Jones who end with 2 wickets from 7 balls.

Ventnor and Shanklin battled it out in the other game in week 3. Shanklin strong looking batting line up delivered as James Clemens and Joseph Howlett both retired on 25. The only wicket to fall was the run out of Daniel Attrill for 20 as Shanklin set a target of 134. Ventnor had a mixed start as Rolo Little was run out for 1 whilst opening partner Zack Hawkins went onto retired on 27, batting alongside Sam Mills. Ventnor looked to be on target to reach the 135 they were set until Mills retired on 32no and the runs dried up and they fell to a 27 run defeat.

Teams

Ply

Won

Loss

Points

Newport

2

2

0

8

Shanklin

3

2

1

8

Porchfield Bakeries

1

1

0

4

Ryde 

1

1

0

4

Ventnor

2

0

0

0

Ryde Cavs

1

0

1

0

Bembridge

2

0

2

0

 

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