Eastbourne CC

Martlets vs Eastbourne CC

Date: 25 May 2008

Venue: Saffrons

Time/Result: Loss

Match Manager: John Tomsett

Umpire: TBC


Match Report

Eastbourne C. C. 227 – 4, Luke Tompsett 4 – 46

Sussex Martlets 217 all out, George Fleming 61, Luke Tompsett 61

After heavy overnight rain, the match was played in glorious sunshine. Martlets won the toss and elected to field. Eastbourne batted sensibly on a rain affected pitch against tight bowling from the Fleming brothers, Josh, 6 – 1 – 12 – 0 and George, 10 – 2 – 30 – 0. Eastbourne then began to dominate until the introduction of seamer Luke Tompsett who took 4 – 46. Eastbourne declard at 227 – 4.

Martlets were indebted to a fine partnership between George Fleming, 61and Luke Tompsett, 61. Other useful runs came from Australian Sam Adams, 35 and Gareth Challen, 26 as the Martlets fel just 9 runs short.

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