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Danny Haynes carries bat for Sunday Wisbech Town ton in Rutland rescue act with William Gowler

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Danny Haynes (pictured) carried his bat for a Sunday Wisbech Town ton.

The opening batsman notched an unbeaten 110 off 121 balls and hit 12 fours as Wisbech enjoyed a 150-run success at the expense of Oundle Town in Rutland League Division 1.

Haynes' effort plus 54 from number eight William Gowler, who smashed four sixes, rescued Wisbech from 135-6 and the pair put on 99 runs to close at 241-7 from their 45 overs.

March v Wisbech Cricket Action..Danny Haynes. (14795737)
March v Wisbech Cricket Action..Danny Haynes. (14795737)

Oundle fell to 11-4 and were skittled for 91 in 21 overs.

The opening attack of Kieran Haynes 3-18 and Gowler 3-29 did the early damage. Joe Dunning, Brodie Ellis and Hamish McCulloch chipped in with a wicket apiece.

The Saturday first XI fell by 143 runs to Cambridge CC 2nds in Whitings League Division 1 and have now been overtaken by March in fifth position. Wisbech are on 221 points, three behind March.

Although no-one reached 50, Cambridge batted solidly down the order in their 241-9 target. Kieran Haynes took 1-24, Anthony Palmer 4-61, William Gowler 1-39, Chris Clark 1-35 and Gary Freear 2-46.

In reply Wisbech lost wickets steadily and collapsed from 86-4 to 98 all out. Only Haynes provided much resistance, top-scoring with 31.

Results Saturday

Cambridge CC 3rd XI 179-9 8pts lost to Wisbech 3rd XI 180-9 (39.3) 20pts.

Haddenham 1st XI 172-5 (39.2) 20pts beat Wisbech 4th XI 168-7 (40) 6pts.

Wisbech 98 all out (36.2) 8pts lost to Cambridge CC 2nd XI 241-9 (50.0) 30pts.


March Town 2nd XI 157-7 (36.5) 40pts beat Wisbech 3rds 156-8 (40) 14pts.

Wisbech 241-7 (45.0) 20pts beat Oundle Town 91 all out (21.0) 3pts.

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