Sidmouth Under-11s see off Seaton in cup tie

PUBLISHED: 17:22 06 May 2018 | UPDATED: 17:22 06 May 2018

Sidmouth Under-11s who won their cup match against Seaton.

Sidmouth Under-11s who won their cup match against Seaton.


Sidmouth Under-11s were the winners when they met Seaton in a Cup match.

It was Seaton who batted first and they closed on 276, but they did lose 10 wickets along the way.

Riley Pugsley claimed a brace of wickets to finish with figures of 2-14 and there were also wickets for; Mason Hughes (1-6 from three overs), James Bickley (1-6 from two overs) while there was tight bowling from Oliver Marchant (0-11 from two overs) along with some terrific fielding that resulted in no fewer than four run outs, two of them set up by Mason Hughes, who, along with George Harris, contributed lots to the fielding effort.

The Sidmouth turn with the bat saw them reach 312 for the loss of just three wickets with the stand out contribution being a knock of 45 from Charlie Brock.

There were also useful contributions from Oliver Loosemore (19), Sid Ridgeway (17), Reece Hext (14) and Sam Hartland (10),

The team have clearly benefitted from the winter coaching of Nick Mansfield and Jordan Fowler, coaching that continues on Friday nights at the Fortfield.

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