Victory for the 1st XI on Saturday by 53 runs against Leeds & Broomfield CC which keeps them in the hunt for promotion. The 1's posted 251 for 7 and bowled Leeds & Broomfield out for 198. The 2nd XI defeated Old Colfeians CC by 7 wickets. Skipper Dave Pule took 3 for 36 as Old Colfe's were bowled out for 195. In reply Ian Crust top scored with 67 not out, supported by Bradley Sargent with 57 and Tim Cook 37 not out. The 3rd's lost at the Club to top of the table Swanscombe & Greenhithe CC by 7 wickets. Batting first captain Chris Webber top scored with 41 in the total of 141 for 9 but this proved not enough to defend. The 4's lost to Bexleyheath CC by 58 runs. Chasing 172 to win they were bowled out for 113 but remain top of the league.
Peter Mapstone RIP- Our sincere condolences to family and friends of Peter Mapstone,long time player and member of Old Elthamians Cricket Club, who sadly passed away earlier this week.