Double defeat for Flitwick CC

Action from Flitwick's defeat to Dunstable Town at the weekend
Action from Flitwick's defeat to Dunstable Town at the weekend

Flitwick CC fell to defeats in both of their flagship first XI league fixtures last weekend.

In their Saracens Hertfordshire Championship fixture at Chorleywood, Flitwick’s 197 all out was overhauled with eight balls to spare, as Khizer Manzoor picked up 2-32.

Dan McGovern hit a half century for Flitwick

Dan McGovern hit a half century for Flitwick

Waltham Cross Rosedale collapsed from 72-2 to 102 all out against Flitwick II in Division 4A.

Joe Bygraves scythed through the middle order with 4-17, and the Otters reached 104-6, Luke Adams unbeaten on 50.

Flitwick III scrambled a six-run victory at Welwyn Garden City IV.

On a tricky pitch, the visitors ground out 169-7, with Shoaib Rashid hitting 49, while Josh Malkani then took 4-37.

In the Greene King Bedfordshire League Premier Division match on Sunday at Dunstable Town, Dan McGovern kick-started Flitwick’s innings with 50, but they stuttered to 147 on a turning pitch, losing by five wickets.

Flitwick II came through a fiery top-of-the-table Division Three clash with Harrold

The Otters made 187-6 , but that proved more than enough after Edward Sharpe (4-9) and Josh Edwins (4-23) reduced Harrold to 30-8, as they were eventually dismissed for 92.

Robert Stanners took 6-37, but a youthful Flitwick III lost their Division Six match at Cople II by 51 runs.