U10 Rounders vs Knighton
The U10 Rounders team were really looking forward to their local derby. Fortunately the weather held and the match went ahead. Hanford batted first and got their eye in early. It was super to score whole rounders as knighton fielded so well, their throwing and catching between the posts was excellent but Hanford’s batting prevailed. The final score was 20-8.
U11 Rounders vs Knighton
The U11 team had a great match against Knighton. Hanford won the toss and went into field, which they did with determination and effectiveness. They kept Knighton’s scoring right down, then went into bat themselves and made a healthy 16 rounders off 30 good balls. The teams used some different tactics in the second innings, which equally worked well and then had a go at picking a spot or hitting a backhand when batting. The game ended with two happy teams, some good play from everyone and a delicious match tea.