Our first league match was played today at the most idyllic setting at Goodwood Park in perfect sunshine.
Chichester won the the toss and put Middleton into bat. After a slow start and some accurate bowling from Chichester, Middleton made 93 for 9 after their allotted 20 overs. Top scorers for Middleton were 25 (retired) from Sam Bell and 15 from Matt Bellamy. The best of the Chichester bowlers came from Ben Gregory who finished with 3 wickets.
Some excellent bowling and fielding from Middleton especially Phoenix Ashworth with 3 wickets and Ben Taylor with 2 held Chichester to only 31 runs who were all out for 31.
Middleton 93 for 9
Chichester 31 all out
Middleton win by 62 runs