Fenland U13s record first win of season against Cambridge

FENLAND Under 13s recorded their first win of the season against Cambridge City U13s at Dry Drayton.

Having won the toss, Fenland opted to bat and quickly stamped their authority on the match as openers, Luke Finch (74) and Mat Ilsley (27), put on a great opening stand of 115.

City broke back with a flurry of wickets but a quickfire 49 from Josh Warmington sealed an impressive total of 224 from the 40 overs. Best of the city bowlers was off spinner Olly Perry who took a fine 6-24.

Fenland soon took charge in the field with some impressive performances, making City rue their numerous dropped catches.

The pick of the Fenland bowlers were Max Ransome (4-22) and Harry Matthews (3-19) as City fell all out for 135, 89 runs short of the total.