Ealing batted first and despite an excellent cover drive for 4 over extra cover first ball, Ealing did not have the best of starts. With Ealing’s top 3 getting single figures, a big task was set for the rest of Ealing’s line up. An outstanding 138 run partnership from Ryan Farrell and Bailey Capel took Ealing to 160/4. Bailey Capel departed for 69 . Ryan Farrell posted an all round class 105. Ealing finished on 227/6 off 65 overs.
With 55 overs to chase 227, it seemed as a good match was set. Similarly to Ealing, Stanmore’s top 3 got single figures, Scott Ensom taking all 3 wickets. Andy laws came into the attack and took a wicket to put Stanmore at 51/4. A 53 run partnership from Stanmore was broken by Ryan Farrell. At this point Stanmore were still aiming for Ealing’s total. A few boundaries and bad balls lead to Stanmore getting closer to Ealing’s total however Kristian Martin picked up his first wicket of the day and Ryan Farrell took his second of the day. These wickets closed the game off for Stanmore and played it out for a draw. Finishing on 197/7 off 55.