Shepherd Neame 50-over clash slips away from Belhus
10:22am Wednesday 5th September 2012 in Sport
Belhus 1st 243 all out, Harold Wood 1st 244-6
CRICKET: HAROLD Wood edged home with just three balls to spare in this Shepherd Neame Essex League 50-overs per side match on Saturday. Belhus opener Gavin Jefferies hit a fine 67 and Richard Day, batting in the middle order, scored 59.
Martin Guilbert and Billy Winter rallied the troops with 46 and 20 respectively. But the home side responded with similar gusto.
Opening batsman Thomas Clarke hit 55 until he was trapped leg before by Winter but Shahbaz Khan picked up the mantle with 83 which followed his 3-39 from 10 overs earlier in the piece.
Daniel Dreher was the most successful Belhus bowler with 3-37.