Cropredy let slip chance of a victory

Martin Anson top scored for Sandford St Martin
Martin Anson top scored for Sandford St Martin

Great Tew beat Cropredy by two runs in the Banbury Indoor Cricket League.

Joe White 31 helped Tew to 99-6 in Tuesday’s division one fixture while Luke Cherry took 4-32. Tony Vickers 28no and Jake Heath 27no top scored as Cropredy needed only five runs off the last over but they fell short on 97-2.

Castlethorpe beat Shipston-on-Stour by two wickets.

Matt Pratt 35no and Jack Murphy 17 helped Shipston to 75-5 while Ollie Prendergast took 2-22 and Colin Piggott took 2-24.

Stuart Walding 26no saw Castlethorpe home with five balls to spare despite the efforts of Sam Dexter 2-24 and Matt Pratt 1-18.

Sandford St Martin beat Hook Norton by 50 runs.

Martin Anson 42no and Colin Simpson 27no took Sandford to 158-3. Hooky could only reach 108-3 in reply with Dan White 26no and Andrew Stanley 22 top scoring.

Great Tew A beat Banbury by five wickets.