Wood leads run charge

David Wood enjoyed a very good weekend with the bat for Wisbech Town as he figured in another big partnership on Sunday to help his side to a 204-run win against Market Overton in Rutland League Division Two.

Wood scored 147 not out and and with Simon Freear hitting a very good 102, Wisbech reached 335 for two wickets in their 45 overs. Sam Albutt 38 and James Williams 23 also contributed.

Brad Apted was the pick of the bowlers taking three for 18 with Dom Stannard two for 21 as Overton were bowled out for 131.

It has also been a good week for the club’s junior side with five wins.

The under 14 team beat Stow by 86 runs.

Wisbech 160 (Brodie Ellis 50, Pat Reeve 35), Stow 74-5 (Harry Clarke 2-8).

Wisbech under 11s beat Chatteris by five wickets.

Chatteris 52 (Mitchell Smith 3-2, Harry Drew 2-11), Wisbech 53-5 (Fraser Brown 13 not).

Wisbech Under 16 had a seven-wicket success against Downham.

Downham 97-9 (Danny Emmington 2-11, Brodie Ellis 2-7, Harry Johnson 2-18, Harrison Smith 2-15), Wisbech 99-3 (Lawrence Twell 29 no, Jason Esser 16).

Wisbech under 15s lost to Littleport by eight wickets in the National Cup.

Wisbech 117-4 (George Porter 23, Jack Briggs 22), Littleport 119-2.

Wisbech under 12 beat Downham by six wickets.

Downham 62-8 (R Sira 2-12, T Clayborn 3-5), Wisbech 64-4 (William Jupp 21).

Wisbech under 11 beat Isleham by 10 wickets.

Isleham 214, Wisbech 276.