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AS IT HAPPENED - Fawley v Basingstoke & North Hants
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- Basingstoke win the toss and elect to bat.
- Basingstoke 329-7 as Dan Coombs (79), Chris Froud (66), Graham Porter (45 not out) and Martyn James (44) are the main knocks.
- Fawley reply with 196-9 as Graham Porter, Dave Pistorius and Matt Thankachan take two wickets each.
- Basingstoke win by 133 runs.
Fawley 196-9 (Royan 31, Smith 16) after 50 overs so Basingstoke win by 133-runs
Two wickets each for Porter, Pistorius and Thankachan.
Join us again next week at May's Bounty when we hope it will be sunny again when Liphook are the visitors.
Captain Chris Froud gives his reaction to the win.
Williamson bowls the last over
Fawley 185-9 (Royan 24, Smith 12) - 49 overs
Fawley 174-9 (Royan 19, Smith 6) - 48 overs
Fawley 169-9 (Royan 14, Smith 6) - 47 overs
Three overs left to get maximum points.
Royan hits a couple of fours off Thanachan
Fawley 160-9 (Royan 6, Smith 6) - 46 overs
Fawley 159-9 off 45 overs
McElhenny c Williamson b Thankachan 1
In coming batsman Wayne Smith
Fawley 152-8 - 44 overs
Fawley 152-8 - 43 overs
Woolgar lbw b Thankachan 0. 149-8
in coming batsman is Andy McElhenny
Earl c Coombs b Pistorius 28. 149-7
Not so lucky this time finds the hands of Coombs.
The new batsman is James Woolgar.
Earl cuts away a four off Pistorius.
Fawley 141-6 (Earl 20, Royan 1) 40 overs
Turriff-Smith st Benge b Pistorius 2 140-6
His 16 ball innings with one scoring stroke comes to an end.
The new batsman is Wayne Royan
Fawley 139-5 (Earl 20, Turriff-Smith 2) - 39 overs
Fawley 138-5 (Earl 19 Turriff-Smith 2)
Turniff-Smith is off the mark is the run chase on - I doubt it.
What a surprise a four from Earl off Pistorius
Fawley 130-5 (Earl 13, Turriff-Smith 0) - 36 overs
Fawley 129-5 (Earl 12, Turriff-Smith 0) - 36 overs
The spin twins are in control
Fawley 128-5 (Earl 11, Turriff-Smith 0) - 34 overs
Fawley 126-5 (Earl 10 Turriff-Smith 0) - 33 overs
C Earl run out 13 125-5
Coombs collects another run out.
In coming batsman is Elijah Turniff-Smith
Fawley 125-4 (C Earl 13, K Earl 10) - 32 overs
Fawley 123-4 (C Earl. 12, K Earl 9) - 31 overs
Matt Thankachan joins the attack to add some more spin and it looks like he may get the chance to bowl more than three or four overs.
Fawley 122-4 (C Earl 12, K Earl 8) - 30 overs
Basingstoke were on 174-4 at this stage of their innings - so looks like there is only going to be be one winner here.
Fawley 120-4 (C Earl 11, K Earl 7) - 29 overs
The home side are having to work for every run a wicket is surely just around the corner.
Fawley 114-4 (C Earl 9, K Earl 3)
A rare boundary for Fawley from Callum Earl
Fawley 110-4 (C Earl 5 K Earl 3)
Fawley 109-4 (C Earl 4, K Earl 3) - 26 overs
Callum Earl skies the ball but it is safe.
Talking of the spin twins Dave Pistorius is coming onto bowl.
Fawley 106-4 (C Earl 2, K Earl 2) - 25 overs
at the half way mark Fawley are already just about out of this game as they still need 224 seems unlikely with spin twins to come.
Fawley 102-4 (C Earl 1 K Earl 0) - 24 overs
Marks c Niblett b Porter 45. 102-4
Porter gets revenge for the fours as Niblrtt snaps up a catch.
In coming batsman is Kieran Earl so the brothers are together at the centre.
Marks hits two fours
Maiden over for Niblett.
Fawley 94-3 (Marks 37, Bush 1)
Porter keeping it tight.
Fawley 92-3 (Marks 36, Bush 0) - 21 overs
Streather run out 0. 92-3
Lovely throw in beats the batsman.
The new batsman is Callum Bush
Andy Niblett comes on to bowl and hit for four by Marks.
Fawley 88-2 (Marks 32, Streather 0) - 20 overs.
A wicket maiden for Porter.
Parratt c Benge b Porter 16 88-2
Great catch from Benge behind the stumps.
in coming batsman is David Streather
Fawley 88-1 (Marks 32, Parratt 16) - 19 overs
James work is done is done for the day as he returns 10-1-41-1
Fawley 85-1 (Marks 32, Parratt 13) - 18 overs
Fawley 84-1 (Marks 32, Parratt 12)
Marks hits a straight four off James as the batsman start to open up again.
Fawley 76-1 (Marks 24, Parratt 12) - 16 overs
A rare boundary in recent overs from Parratt off Porter.
Fawley 70-1 (Marks 24, Parratt 6) - 15 overs
Fawley 68-1 (Marks 22, Parratt 6) - 14 overs
Fawley 64-1 (Marks 22, Parratt 2) - 13 overs
Another cheap over and that is now three runs in thee overs. Fawley will have to up the pace now.
Fawley 63-1 (Marks 22, Parratt 1) - 13 overs
Graham Porter's first over slows the run rate.
Fawley 61-1 (Marks 22, Parratt 0) - 11 overs
Gates b James 38 61-1
Gates is bowled as James makes the break through and has looked better every over.
The incoming batsman is Andy Parratt.
Fawley 61-0 (Gates 38, Marks 22) - 10 overs
A good start from the home side only three runs behind Basingstoke's score.
Gates cuts away for another boundary.
Marks hits Connor for a four over towards Fawley,s football ground at the right hand edge of the ground.
Fawley 51-0 (Gates 33, Marks 17) 9 overs
Next ball another four
Gates hits a straight four off James.
Marks gives up a chance but a tough catch to take over his shoulder.
Fawley 41-0 ( Gates 23, Marks 17) - 8 overs
Marks flicks off his legs to send Connor to the ropes
Fawley 33-1 (Gates 23, Marks 9) - 7 overs
Good over and Williamson did well to chase down a certain four.
Fawley 30-0 (Gates 21, Marks 9) - 6 overs.
Only 300 needed to win now.
Fawley 27-0 (Gates 20, Marks 7) - 5 overs
Basingstoke 22-0 (Gates 15, Marks 7) - 4 overs
Solid start to the reply.
Gates takes another four off Connor.
Fawley 15-0 (Gates 10, Marks 5) - 4 overs
Marks hit a straight four.
Gates gives up a half chance as Froud does well to nearly get a hand on Gates drive for what would have been a great catch.
Fawley 10-0 (Gates 9, Marks 1) - 2 overs
Gates cuts loose for another four.
Ryan Connor takes the second over
Fawley 4-0 (Gates 4 Marks 0) - 1 over
Gates cuts the second ball away for four.
Martyn James opens the second innings bowling to Tom Gates.
Basingstoke 329-7 (Porter 45 Benge 7) - 50 overs
A great score to post and will take a lot of chasing down.
Porter straight six
Basingstoke 312-7 (Benge 1 Porter 34) 49 overs
Thankachan b Woolgar 298-7
Incoming batsman is Lawrence Benge
Basingstoke 298-6 48 overs
James c Smith b Streather 44 298-6
Incoming batsman Matt Thankachan
James hammers new bowler Streather over the sightscreen for six
Basingstoke 286-5 (Porter 19, James 35) - 47 overs
Basingstoke 276-5 (James 34, Porter 10) - 46 overs
The runs keep on coming
Basingstoke 264-5 (Porter 2, James 30) - 45 overs
Williamson c C Earl b Woolgar 27 262-5
nice catch from Earl
Incoming batsman Graham Porter
Williamson cuts away for four
Basingstoke 256-4 (Wiliamson 21, James 30) - 44 overs
Maximum batting points for the Bountymen
James hits a four through mid wicket
Basingstoke 245-4 (Williamson 17, James 25) - 43 overs
Basingstoke 240-4 (Williamson 16, James 24) - 42 overs
Two fours from James
Basingstoke 228-4 - 41 overs
Basingstoke 220-4 (Williamson 11, James 11) - 40 overs.
Big push for runs now
Basingstoke 216-4 (Williamson 11, James 9) - 39 overs
The last over for Turriff-Smith as he finishes with 10-0-43-1
Basingstoke 212-4 (Williamson 8 James 8)
James with the first maximum and in the process a Fawley fielder is injured.
Basingstoke 228-4 - 41 overs
Basingstoke 199-4 (Williamson 4 James 1)
the Bountymen have to re-build now.
Froud c Parratt b Smith 66 195-4
Smith strikes again as Froud flicks the ball tamely to Parratt.
Martyn James is the incoming batsman
Basingstoke 195-3 (Froud 66, Wiiliamson 3)
Basingstoke 190-3 (Froud 64, Williamson 0)
Craig Wiiliamson stops the hat-trick
Andy Niblett c K Earl b Smith 0 190-3
First ball and he is caught behind
Coombs c Parratt b Smith 79 190-2
A fine knock of 80 balls and included nine fours
Basingstoke 189-1 (Froud 63, Coombs 79) - 32 overs
Basingstoke 183-1 (Froud 61, Coombs 75) - 183-1
The run are flowing
Coombs continues to cut loose
Basingstoke 174-1 (Froud 61, Coombs 66) - 30 overs.
Basingstoke 166-1 (Froud 58, Coombs 61) - 29 overs
Basingstoke 157-1 (Froud 56, Coombs 54) - 28 overs.
Coombs four brings up 50 off 62 balls and included six fours
Basingstoke 146-1 (Froud 50, Coombs 49) - 27 overs
Basingstoke 146-1 (Froud 50, Coombs 49) - 27 overs
Froud with a single reaches an excellent 50 off 70 balls and included six fours.
Basingstoke 142-1 (Froud 49, Coombs 46) -26 overs
Coombs square cuts the ball away
Change of bowler David Streather talks over from Turniff-Smith.
Basingstoke 133-1 (Froud 46, Coombs 41) - 25 overs.
At the halfway point of the innings the Bountymen are looking good and a score of 250 plus looks on the cards in the sunshine here at Fawley.
Basingstoke 132-1 (Froud 45, Coombs 41) - 24 overs
Basingstoke 129-1 (Froud 44, Coombs 40) - 23 overs.
The great partnership continues.
Basingstoke 123-1 (Froud 41 Coombs 37) - 22 overs.
Basingstoke 115-1 (Froud 38' Coombs 32) - 115-1
Basingstoke 110-1 (Froud 38 Coombs 27) - 20 overs
The Bountymen keep the run rate going looking in command and on for a 200 plus total.
Coombs steps down the wicket and hits the ball over Turriff-Smith for four
Basingstoke 103-1 (Froud 38, Coombs 21) - 19 overs
A couple from Coombs brings up the 100 off 112 balls.
Basingstoke 98-1 (Froud 37, Coombs 16) - 98-1
Turnoff-Smith swap ends to see if he can get a wicket.
Basingstoke 94-1 (Froud 34, Coombs 15) - 17 overs
Change of bowler right arm spinner Wayne Smith comes on
Basingstoke 88-1 (Froud 34, Coombs 9) - 16 overs
Basingstoke 87-1 (Froud 34,Combs 8) - 15 overs
Basingstoke 84-1 (Froud 33, Coombs 6) - 14 overs
Royam is hot for five singles.
Basingstoke 79-1 (Froud 31, Coombs 3) - 13 overs.
A couple of no balls from Royam help the score along.
Basingstoke 73-1 (Froud 29, Coombs 1) - 12 overs
The run rate is starting to increase again.
Froud scores a four off Royam .
Basingstoke 66-1.(Froud 22, Coombs 1) - 11 overs
Fulton c Kieran Earl b Turiff-Smith 37 - Fow 64
Fulton is caught behind to end his 34 ball innings which included six fours.
The incoming batsman is Dan Cooombs
Basingstoke 64-0 (Froud 21,Fulton 37) - 10 overs
Excellent start at over six an over.
Basingstoke 59-0 (Froud 20 Fulton 33) - 9 overs
One wide gets added to the total.
Another new bowler as their overseas player Elijah Turriff-Smith turns his arm.
Basingstoke 58-0 (Froud 20, Fulton 33) - 8 overs
First maiden over of the game as Fulton fails to get him away.
A change of bowler as Wayne Royam replaces Woolgar. He has a spinners action by is turning his arm fast.
Basingstoke 58-0 (Froud 20 Fulton 33) - 7 overs
Froud takes another four off Woolgar surely time for a bowling change.
Froud flicks the ball off his legs to bring up 50 in 39 balls.
Basingstoke 46-0 (Froud 12, Fulton 30) - 6 overs
McElhenny is hit for another four from Fulton
Basingstoke 37-0 (Froud 8 Fulton 25) - 5 overs
The Bountymen are ticking along nicely.
A half chance as Fulton flashes the ball over the slips
Fulton flicks the ball off his legs from Woolgar and then hits another four.
Basingstoke 28-0 (Froud 8 Fulton 16) - 4 overs
Four wides helps the total.
Fulton flicks the ball away to the boundary off Andy McElhenny.
Basingstoke 16-0 (Froud 4 Fulton 12) - 3 overs
Fulton runs a three in the over.
Basingstoke 13-0 (2 overs)
nice start from the visitors.
Andy Fulton hits two fours in two balls
Basingstoke 4-0 (1 over)
Second ball from James Woolgar is glanced away for a four by Chris Froud.
Basingstoke have won the toss and elected to bat on what looks a good pitch.
Team news Basingstoke are unchanged from last week as Craig Williamson is still in for Dean Nurse.
Welcome to a sunny Fawley for today's game between the home side and visiting Basingstoke and North Hants.
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