Balcombe stars as Firsts keep top spot

Match reports for Sat 23rd and Sun 24th June 2018.

Preston v Berkhamstead, SHCL Div 2A

Preston continued their winning run and remain top of Herts Division 2A thanks to a hard fought 25 run victory over Berkhamsted, with their Australian all-rounder Lewis Balcombe playing a starring role.

Winning the toss and electing to bat first on a good surface with small square boundaries, Preston made a splendid start to their innings as …

Another ton for Jack Stevens sees firsts go clear at the top

Match reports for Saturday 16th / Sunday 17th June 2018

Preston v Holtwhites Trinibis, Saturday June 16th SHCL Div 2A

Preston were indebted to a splendid match winning 103* from Jack Stevens to put them clear at the top of Saracens Herts Division 2A, as they defeated Holtwhites Trinibis by 3 wickets while rivals Hitchin lost for the first time this season.

Despite losing the toss and being asked to bowl first, Preston …

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A ton for Lewis as 1sts continue winning ways but 3rds stumble despite a century for Skinny

Match reports from 9/10 June 2018

Preston v St Albans SHCL Div 2A

Preston continued on their winning way thanks to another superb all round team performance, resulting in an 88 run victory over St Albans.

After being inserted by the visitors Preston’s opening pair of Lewis Balcombe and James Stevens (40) laid the perfect platform for the latter hitters as they put on 115 runs for the 1st wicket by …