Performance of the week: Joel Curtis

In friendly action this week, Sam Gardiner smashed a chanceless, unbeaten 148 to power the Park to a four-wicket victory over Primrose Hill on Sunday; that was a terrific effort and one of the highest individual scores seen at the club for a few years. In Saturday’s league games, however, it was only the Fifths that…

Fifth XI: Mismatch does for batsmen

The Fifths lost heavily to St Margaretsbury IIIs on Saturday, after conceding over 200 runs and then the batting collapsing in reply. Losing the toss and being asked to field, the Fifths bowled well in warm conditions and facing some decent batsmen for the opposition. The score rose fairly rapidly, although there were various edges the…