Poole 1sts slip to second defeat in a row in loss to Broadstone.

Broadstone elected to insert Poole into bat rather than toss a coin and it was soon obvious why. With both Broadstone opening bowlers hitting a good length and achieving considerable movement off the seam and through the air Poole were soon in trouble at 20-6. A 50 run partnership between Spencer and Miller took the score to over 70 but with Miller out LBW the innings quickly folded and Poole were all out for 106.

The only Poole batsman to get to double figures were Miller, Spencer and Wormington with the pick of Broadstone’s bowlers being Holm with 3-7 and Rowe with 3-26.

Poole needed early wickets and James Kirk obliged, removing both openers for 0. A 35 run partnership for the third wicket came to an end with a brilliant bit of combined fielding between Alam and Wormington resulting in the run out of the dangerous Park.

For a few overs it was game on with all bowlers putting in tidy spells. However with the game in the balance at 69-5 Rowe came to the crease and with some impressive hitting managed to get Broadstone over the line with just over 5 overs to spare.

A good fighting display from the bowlers but in the end there just wasn’t enough runs to play with.

Another big game this Saturday as Poole visit Dorchester.

61 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

AGM to take place online this year

2020 PTCC AGM The 2020 Poole Town Cricket Club (Incorporating The Poole Old Grammarians and Poole Cricket Clubs) AGM will take place on Friday 29th January 2021 at 7.30pm ​ The AGM will be being held

An update from the Chairman

There have been some developments in the last week which we want to let you know about. League cricket this season Having accepted that it is no longer possible to start a league on 4th July, the Dors

Site owned and maintained by Poole Town CC

Contact us via email - pooletowncc@gmail.com 

  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon
  • Instagram Social Icon