Black Debuts in Super Cup!
William Black and many other youngster got their first run in county cricket today when Hampshire took on Kent. Coach Tom Smith said that he was using the Super Cup to give the rookies some experiance at the top level.
Making their debuts today are William Black, Irfan Shah and Iain Brunnschweil. Christopher Benham and James Schofield are playing their second games while James Tomlinson is playing in his third. Captaining the team is 22 year old Lawrence Prittipaul.
Hampshire Win Super Cup Match! Black Hero!
Hampshire has won the Super Cup match against Kent. William Black scored his maiden one day century on debut while Derek Kenway hit a quick 63* off only 57 balls. The scorecard is shown below.
E Smith c Francis b Shah 62 off 100
R Key lbw b Tremlett 119 off 118
A Symonds run out 10 off 14
M Walker c B'hweiler b Schofield 2 off 4
J Hockley c & b Schofield 3 off 13
M Ealham b Shah 16 off 9
P Nixon not out 32 off 28
M McCague not out 14 off 15
Extras (nb 1, b 4, lb 7) 12
Total (6 wkts, 50 overs) 270
W Black c Nixon b Patel 103 off 109
I Shah lbw b McCague 23 off 33
J Francis run out 19 off 21
C Benham b Masters 28 off 40
L Prittipaul c Hockley b Saggers 19 off 15
I Brunnschweller lbw b McCague 1 off 5
D Kenway not out 63 off 57
J Hamblin b Patel 0 off 1
J Tomlinson not out 2 off 3
Extras (nb 3, w 3, b 1, lb 7) 14
Total (7 wkts, 46.2 overs) 272
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