Match Report
Kingswood College 1st XI vs  St Andrew's College
On: Saturday, 28 Sep 2019
Venue: Away

Kingswood won the toss and had no hesitation to bat first. Kingswood moved the score along to 25 before they lost their first wicket (Botha 9). Kingswood stuttered to 60/4 before Aidan Meyer (50) and Adrian Wright (56) batted superbly in a partnership of 95 runs for the 5th wicket. Josh von Holdt closed out the Kingswood innings with a quick fire 27 off 16 balls. Kingswood reached a respectable 218/8 in their 50 overs.

In reply, The St Andrew's batters played well and got to drinks with the score on 106/2 after 25 overs. Kingswood then picked up three quick wickets and with St Andrews 122/5 it was anyone's game. James Mullins (92) continued to play well and hold the SAC innings together. A brilliant partnership between Mullins and Danckwerts (65 runs) for the 6th wicket put the pressure back on Kingswood. The momentum shifted once more with Kingswood picking up three quick wickets including the brilliant Mullins, who played really well and was unfortunate to fall 8 runs short of his century. St Andrews needed 20 runs with 2 wickets in hand in 4 overs, still anyone's game. Miles Danckwerts (48 not out) held his nerve to see St Andrews home.

Summary of scores:

Kingswood 218/8

Adrian Wright 56

Aidan Meyer 50

Josh von Holdt 27

St Andrews 219/8

Caleb Daniels 3/51

Aidan Meyer 2/31

Result: Kingswood lost by 2 wickets