Berkshire Cricket League Round-Up
September 07, 2011
Crown Wood made sure of the Division 1 title thanks to a 29-run win over Ibis Mapledurham.
Crown Wood totalled 179, but Ibis Mapledurham fared no better, and, with Waqas Satti taking 4-30, they were out for 150.
Goring reached 170-5 against Shinfield with Shashank Garg taking 4-23.
In reply Shinfield reached 171-5 thanks to Stuart Henderson (89) and Keilor Getwood (42).
Woodley have been relegated from the Berkshire Premier Division after going down to a 75-run defeat against Peppard, who had been in danger of relegation themselves.
Peppard totalled 216-9, but in reply Woodley were bowled out for 141.
The other team to be relegated, Stratfield Turgis, made only 128 as they lost to Sandhurst by 32 runs.
Sandhurst had set a target of 160, but the Hants side were well short and finished in bottom place.
Elsewhere in the Premier Division, Grosvenor have been crowned champions after a 61-run victory over Sulhamstead.
Emmbrook & Bearwood were relegated from Division 1 after Farley Hill, another side in danger of relegation, had the better of a draw between the two teams.
Matthew Salter was in fine form with the bat for Farley Hill, hitting 154no as they reached a total of 268-3 in their 45 overs.
In reply Emmbrook could only muster 180-8 with Jason Davies (51) the only man to get among the runs.
Bradfield finish runners-up in Division 2 after beating Sonning 3rd by 154 runs. Sonning are now relegated after finishing bottom.
Bradfield made 243-9, but Sonning were all out for 89.
Also relegated are Berkshire County Sports who lost to Peppard by one wicket in a close encounter. County Sports were bowled out for 165 with P Chamberlain (52) and J Inglesham (52) top scoring.
Peppard, though, got home on 167-9.
Richard Baron (69) and Mark Knight (53) were the mainstay of the Crowthorne innings of 230 all out.
Grouse & Label could only muster 135 in reply as Ross Chalmers took 6-27.
Welford Park beat Warfield by six wickets to finish runners-up in Division 3.
Welford scored 95-4 with Matt Galbraith taking 4-24.
Crown Wood 2nd were relegated after losing to Catcliffe Way by a single wicket.
Crown Wood set a total of 161, but Catcliffe got home with a wicket to spare, despite the best efforts of Mohammed Kareem, who took 5-33 for Crown Wood.
Hawley, despite beating Woodley 2nd, were also relegated.
Woodley scored 159, with Hawley totalling 161-7.
Sulhamstead 2nd made 189-7, but were beaten by Sandhurst 2nd 191-8 by two wickets.
Twyford are champions of Division 4 despite losing to near neighbours Knowl Hill by 45 runs.
Knowl Hill made 177-7 with Steve Green claiming 6-25.
Twyford were bowled out for 132, Duffy taking 5-28.
Waltham St Lawrence 2nd are runners-up after a winning draw against Purley.
WSL made 209-8 with K Bridges making 53 and Chris England 51no, but Purley held on at 166-3.
Bradfield (203-5) lost to Shinfield (207-5) by five wickets and Emmbrook & Bearwood 2nd had a winning draw against Stratfield Turgis 2nd.