Wanstead and Snaresbrook Cricket Club

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Dukes Essex T20 Champions

07 Jul 2019

The Mighty Herons were crowned Dukes Essex T20 Champions, today, Sunday 7th July, beating Harold Wood CC in the Final by 7 wickets. The Herons restricted Harold Wood to 107-7 in their 20 overs. In reply the Herons subsided to 14-3 before an unbroken 97 run partnership between Adnan Akram (62 NO) and Tom Cummins (39 NO) saw the Herons home with nearly 6 overs to spare. Adnan was named Man of the Match.

In the semi-final easily beat Chelmsford CC by 9 wickets. Having bowled Chelmsford out for 92 with Joe Ellis-Grewal taking 3-12 and Jahansher Akbar 3-20, the Herons knocked off the runs for the loss of only one wicket with over 5 overs to spare.