Chesham continue dream start with Cross victory
Elliot Green (26no) took the Cross to 101 all out.
Jack Mciver (3-17), Jason Rance (322) and Pip France (2-23) shared the wickets, while skipper Jason Rance’s 34no saw Chesham home with 21 overs to spare, despite new signing Jon Denning taking 3-34 for the Cross.
The seconds also beat the same opposition, Henry White’s scintillating 102no taking Chesham to 216-6 off 40 overs, before new skipper Chris Royals took 5-20 to help dismiss the Cross for 124, despite a rapid 53 from George Graham at number seven.
The following day, Matt Yeabsley took a brilliant three wickets for just four runs, while Gift Kwatsha, who earlier scored his first runs on English soil with 30, weighed in with 3-26 as Chesham beat Southampton University by 17 runs. Chris Hedged top scored with 41.
To complete a clean sweep of wins, Chesham Women won their opening game of the season, beating Kempston by 28 runs.