Macc can’t beat
CHESHIRE COUNTY CRICKET LEAGUE MACCLESFIELD ............ 0 ALDERLEY EDGE... 172-5 Match abandoned due to rain
a few overs later Alderley brought up 100 at the halfway point in their innings.
However, just as things looked comfortable for Alderley, Cutbill struck with a fine delivery to Day, trapping him LBW for 69, leaving the score on 1022.
As Alderley skipper, Adam Worrall, joined Wilkinson, there were quite a few rain clouds around.
Their partnership was interrupted on many occasions for short rain delays as the East Cheshire climate served up some tropical showers, without the heatwave after!
However, the rain breaks did not seem to affect the Alderley batsmen as they continued to add vital runs, in a match
‘Day, after a watchful start, then began to take a liking to any full bowling’
became saturated and a massive clean-up operation ensued. But the rain kept coming and eventually, with Alderley on 172-5 after 40.4 overs, the match was abandoned.
Both sides take seven
●● Macclesfield were in action against Alderley Edge on Saturday