Friendly results 25th April

The 1st XI kept up the good start to season with a good win over a South Wilts XI at lower Bemerton. South Wilts scoring 186 for 9 with Tom Bennett and Chris Mundy both taking two wickets each. In reply SLCC reached 187 for 4 wickets Adi Hughs 19, Andy Bennett 21, Chris Mundy 42 and Miles Jones 59.

The 2nd XI entertained Heytesbury 2nd XI at SLCC. A weakened team could only muster 120 for 9 Stuart Emm 37 and Rob Emm 30. At one stage Heytesbury were cruising to victory with Langford praying for the rain to come. By the time the rain finally arrived Langford had started taking wickets and sensed victory so stayed on dispite the groundsmans efforts to get them off! Heytesbury finally ran out winners scoring 123 for 8 Darren Harvey 4 - 32. No harm was done the pitch during the playing in the rain.