result
Eastern Division, Flitwick, Aug 1 - 3 2021, National Counties Championship
239 & 269/8d
(target 349)160 & 114
Bedfordshire won by 234 runs
Bedfordshire 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Olly Jefferies c Sempill b Hindmarch319-0015.78
Eddie Ballard c †Postlethwaite b Lowden3327-60122.22
James Kettleborough lbw b Hindmarch212-0016.66
George Thurstance (c)lbw b Sharp412-1033.33
Amrit Basra c Waterston b Siddall61147-7041.49
Matthew Taylor lbw b Hindmarch2884-2033.33
Richard Kaufman c Sempill b Hindmarch38-0037.50
Matt Coles  b Hindmarch712-1058.33
Dilan Sheemar  b Sharp120-005.00
Joe Lowe not out 31101-1030.69
Tom Brett c Hindmarch b Lowden4894-9051.06
Extras(b 7, lb 3, nb 8)18
TOTAL(88.4 Ov, RR: 2.69)239
Fall of wickets: 1-28 (Olly Jefferies), 2-32 (James Kettleborough), 3-38 (Eddie Ballard), 4-44 (George Thurstance), 5-114 (Matthew Taylor), 6-120 (Richard Kaufman), 7-130 (Matt Coles), 8-140 (Dilan Sheemar), 9-152 (Amrit Basra), 10-239 (Tom Brett, 88.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Paul Hindmarch1834452.44---03
M Lowden17.437724.35---01
Matthew Siddall3186612.12---00
Steven Sharp1351921.46---00
Matt Sempill821802.25---00
Gary Pratt10505.00---00
Cumbria 1st INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Ben Davidson c Kettleborough b Basra323-0013.04
Nathan Waterston c Brett b Basra05-000.00
Michael Slack not out 88185-13147.56
Matt Sempill c †Taylor b Basra01-000.00
Sam Dutton c †Taylor b Brett4952-8094.23
Gary Pratt (c) b Coles630-1020.00
Paul Hindmarch lbw b Brett04-000.00
Drew Postlethwaite  b Brett520-0025.00
M Lowden c †Taylor b Brett02-000.00
Matthew Siddall lbw b Brett313-0023.07
Steven Sharp absent ------
Extras(b 1, nb 4, w 1)6
TOTAL(55.3 Ov, RR: 2.88)160
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Nathan Waterston), 2-7 (Ben Davidson), 3-7 (Matt Sempill), 4-65 (Sam Dutton), 5-88 (Gary Pratt), 6-89 (Paul Hindmarch), 7-122 (Drew Postlethwaite), 8-122 (M Lowden), 9-160 (Matthew Siddall, 55.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Matt Coles2175912.80---00
Amrit Basra631933.16---01
Dilan Sheemar20603.00---00
Tom Brett19.344552.30---00
Joe Lowe703004.28---11
Bedfordshire 2nd INNINGS
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Olly Jefferies c †Postlethwaite b Siddall2346-4050.00
Eddie Ballard c Waterston b Sempill4658-7179.31
James Kettleborough not out 100135-10174.07
George Thurstance (c)c & b Hindmarch6281-8176.54
Amrit Basra lbw b Siddall1226-0146.15
Matt Coles c sub (N Watt) b Siddall02-000.00
Matthew Taylor c Pratt b Siddall65-00120.00
Richard Kaufman c †Postlethwaite b Siddall16-0016.66
Tom Brett c Pratt b Siddall27-0028.57
Joe Lowe not out 1522-1068.18
Extras(b 2)2
TOTAL(64.4 Ov, RR: 4.15)269/8d
Did not bat: Dilan Sheemar 
Fall of wickets: 1-63 (Olly Jefferies), 2-81 (Eddie Ballard), 3-168 (George Thurstance), 4-186 (Amrit Basra), 5-186 (Matt Coles), 6-196 (Matthew Taylor), 7-204 (Richard Kaufman), 8-212 (Tom Brett)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Paul Hindmarch922713.00---00
Matthew Siddall2568263.28---00
M Lowden403107.75---00
Matt Sempill602414.00---00
Ben Davidson20210105.05---00
Gary Pratt0.40203.00---00
Cumbria 2nd INNINGS (target: 349 runs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Ben Davidson c Jefferies b Coles16104-1015.38
Nathan Waterston lbw b Coles2974-4039.18
Michael Slack  b Brett320-0015.00
Matt Sempill c †Taylor b Coles310-0030.00
Sam Dutton  b Brett01-000.00
Gary Pratt (c)c Kettleborough b Brett1117-2064.70
Paul Hindmarch c & b Coles104-11250.00
Drew Postlethwaite c Brett b Coles1220-2060.00
Steven Sharp lbw b Brett2029-3068.96
M Lowden retired not out 513-1038.46
Matthew Siddall not out 27-0028.57
Extras(lb 3)3
TOTAL(49.5 Ov, RR: 2.28)114
Fall of wickets: 1-47 (Nathan Waterston), 2-50 (Ben Davidson), 3-54 (Michael Slack), 4-54 (Sam Dutton), 5-54 (Matt Sempill), 6-68 (Paul Hindmarch), 7-82 (Drew Postlethwaite), 8-91 (Gary Pratt), 8-100* (M Lowden, retired not out), 9-114 (Steven Sharp, 49.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Matt Coles2547152.84---00
Amrit Basra42802.00---00
Dilan Sheemar43200.50---00
Tom Brett16.573041.78---00
MATCH DETAILS
Flitt Vale, Flitwick
TossBedfordshire, elected to bat first
SeriesNational Counties Championship
Season2021
Match days01, 02, 03 August 2021 - day (3-day match)
Umpires
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Gary Marshall
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Ray Medland
PointsBedfordshire 22, Cumbria 4
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sun, 01 Aug - day 1 - Bedfordshire 1st innings 178/9 (Joe Lowe 12*, Tom Brett 9*, 68 ov)
Mon, 02 Aug - day 2 - Bedfordshire 2nd innings 174/3 (James Kettleborough 40*, Amrit Basra 3*, 47 ov)
Tue, 03 Aug - day 3 - Cumbria 2nd innings 114 (49.5 ov) - end of match
MATCH NOTES
General
  • M Lowden (2) retired not out at 100/8 (46.5 ov)