Chiswick & Latimer 5th XI vs Windsor 4th XI – Saturday 7th August
Windsor 278 for 6 S.Martin 70, T.Houghton 62no, R.Hannigan 56
Chiswick & Latimer 119 all out B.Lewis 9-41
A new club bowling record of 9-41 by seam bowler Ben Lewis took Windsor to a comprehensive victory over promotion rivals Chiswick & Latimer. Windsor won the toss and elected to bat on an unpredictable wicket which was only ever going to get worse. Half centuries from Scott Martin, colt Rory Hannigan and wicket keeper Tim Houghton laid the foundations for Windsor 4s highest score for a number of seasons. So brutal was the batting towards the end of innings, Windsor profited with 90 runs in the last 10 overs.
With 25 points up for grabs, Windsor knew their quick bowling trio would find this unpredictable wicket to their liking and enter seamer Ben Lewis, who bowled magnificently from the first ball, he finished with career best and club best 9-41 from 11.1 hostile overs. With 25 points in the bag, the win leaves Windsor 27 points clear of 3rd place with just two games remaining!