Ivanhoe v Ickleford – 24 August 2015

In a match restricted after only 4 overs by heavy rain to 25 overs a side Ickleford having been 41 for 1 at the break were reduced on an strip made unpredictable by the rain to 120 for 8 with 6 overs to go before a 8th wicket stand saw them to 150 for 5 at the close.  Chief wicket taker was Richard with 4 or 56 with Andy H chipping in with 2 wickets, one to a fine gully catch by Phil K, and 1 each for Adrian and Matthew.

After another excellent tea Richard and Bob got the Ives innings under way and at 50 for 1 after 10 over the run rate was exactly on target, However from there wickets fell regularly and despite a cameo innings  from Jeff Hausler of 11 making his first appearance from the Ives from down under the Ives innings closed on 105 for 7 with Bob remaining resolute to the end on 55 not out.

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