Seaton 2nds triumph in crunch game with Honiton 2nds

Safe hands in the slips

Safe hands in the slips - Credit: Andrew Symonds

Joy for Seaton Cricket Club’s 2nd XI was matched by despair for their Honiton hosts on the weekend. 
It was a massive game for both clubs, who are fighting hard to pull away from the bottom places in F Division East of the Devon Cricket League. 
After Seaton opted to bowl first, the Honiton top order generally toiled, apart from Kevin Kelly, who scored a fine 72 to at least set some sort of total for his side to defend.  
Honiton finished on 139 all out, with Terry Welsh taking an impressive 4-18. 
Seaton then resisted some fiery bowling from their hosts, with Tim Doulton, Tom Brown and John Oldfield all doing sterling jobs in the middle. 
Despite a run out for Doulton, Dave Turner completed the job for Seaton, who won by five wickets to move into sixth position, while Honiton head into this weekend second from bottom.  

Loving an afternoon at the cricket

Loving an afternoon at the cricket - Credit: Andrew Symonds

Flicking one off the legs

Flicking one off the legs - Credit: Andrew Symonds

Bowled him

Bowled him - Credit: Andrew Symonds

Honiton v Seaton Cricket

Honiton v Seaton Cricket - Credit: Andrew Symonds


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