S9 Regional: Middlesex v Essex – Match Report


Middlesex Ability XI v Essex Ability XI
S9 Regional South East
William Perkins School, Greenford
Sunday 17 May 2023

Essex Kestrels: Phil Law, James Cole, Jack Flowers, Joel Barker, Lois Gable, Krish Bhudia, Stephen Denham, Alex Seaton, Bradley Donavon (capt) Alex Myles, Amara Law, Harry Willis

Middlesex Ability XI: Ashan Rajasinghe, K Patel, Dylan Patel, A Sharma, J Kiss, Z Belchamber, Stefan Mckenzie, Matthew Key, R Richmond, Deepak Sharda, T Wilson

Match Details:

Innings 1: Essex 102/8 (23.0 overs)
Innings 2: Middlesex 103/3 (26.3 overs)

Toss: Middlesex won the toss and elected to bowl
Result: Middlesex won by seven wickets

Scorecard: View here

Match Report:

Essex’s Super 9s slipped to a seven-wicket defeat at the hands of their Middlesex counterparts at the William Perkins School, Greenford.

Essex reached 102 for eight off 23 overs with J Barton top scoring on 25 and James Cole chipping in with 17. Stefan Mckenzie and Matthew Key each took three wickets apiece for the home side.

Middlesex chased down their target for the loss of three wickets. Ashan Rajasinghe led the way with 28. While Cole was the pick of the Essex bowlers, returning figures of two for 9 from his four-over spell.