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…

Fifth XI: Super Sandy’s star showing

The Fifths triumphed against Wormley IIs, thanks to a stellar all-round performance from the ageless Sandy Reynolds, pictured above, and an impressive debut innings from his former team-mate at Welwyn, Stuart Howard. Put into bat on a sticky but drying wicket, Knebworth were in early trouble losing quick wickets to some inconsistent but sometimes troubling bowling;…