newport Too Strong For 13's!

U13 Newport

A battling performance from our under-13s girls in the Lady Taverners knock out competition against the city of Newport at Marshfield. 

The visitors batted first and made a daunting 136 off their 20 overs. Good, fierce fast bowling from Alice W and Molly B. Some really promising spin bowling from Ruby. 

It wasn't surprising that Newport put on a good score – six of their eight are Welsh internationals. 

In reply Marshfield did well to reach 82 after a rocky start. Molly M scored her second half century of the season before being retired. Maddie E stuck with her and remained not out. 

Well done to Emma M for wicket-keeping and opening the batting. Entertaining contributions, as ever from Belle, Emmy and Lily. 

It's great that a village team is able to compete with a city one packed with international players. 

Thanks to all who helped make tea, score, set the game up etc and especially to Andy E for coaching and umpiring. 

We do need to improve our team photos - compare their professional one with our more anarchic effort. 

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Steve Morris

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