HOOK and Newnham Basics Cricket Club christened their new shirts by winning a local derby thriller against Hartley Wintney last Saturday.

The team were sporting their new kit sponsored by commercial insurance specialist Finch Group, which has offices in Basingstoke and Reading.

The team won by three wickets.

The club has a long association with Finch Group, with managing director Vincent Gardner being a former 1st team captain Vincent said: “We’re delighted to have our name on the Hook team kit for the 2013 season.

“My good friend Ross Hunter has taken over as captain this season and the club is in a healthy position on the pitch throughout senior and colts cricket.

“I would also like to thank the kit supplier Kalli for producing such a high-quality product.”