Chairman Besley takes fivefer as Clyst get mighty close with run chase

PUBLISHED: 20:43 01 August 2012

generic cricket picture

generic cricket picture

Archant

Clyst St George 2nd XI made a decent fist of a run chase in their game at Yelverton.

The hosts batted first and were bowled out for 237 thanks mainly to a fivefer from Oz Besley.

The club chairman finished with figures of 5-27 and he then sat back and enjoyed a splendid innings of 78 from Alan Welsh and a knock of 50 from Kevin Coe as Clyst St George came mighty close to nailing a third win of the season, eventually settling for a draw at 209-5.

The side sit six points clear of the bottom two with five to play and next entertain Thorverton II at Bohea Field on Saturday.

0 comments

Other Sport Stories

Yesterday, 07:37

Taunton host their Lifeboats Go Racing Meeting on Thursday March 30th when the first of the six races on the card which includes two Class 3 events and carries a very generous prize money total of £46,000, goes to post at 2pm.

Read more
Thu, 09:53

This weekend’s point-to-point, run by the Lamerton Hunt and due to be staged at Kilworthy near Tavistock, is off, writes Donna Harris.

Read more
Thu, 09:53

The first drag meeting of the year at Smeatharpe last weekend was hit by the weather.

Read more
Thu, 09:53

As the Interclub League draws to a close for the Indoor season the Budleigh men put up a great display against Dawlish winning on three rinks, taking the tie overall 83-54, writes David Roberts.

Read more
Thu, 09:53

Exeter City are delighted to announce that the price of super saver season tickets for the 2017/18 campaign have been frozen, writes Simon Larkins.

Read more
Thu, 09:37

Exmouth Town will meet Tiverton Town in the final of the Devon St Lukes Bowl.

Read more
Thu, 09:02

Madeira bowler Jan Roberts was involved in two of the 2017 Indoor County Finals, writes Jude Latta.

Read more
Thu, 09:01

It was a night full of pink as Exmouth and District Netball raised money for Cancer in the Net10 for life, an event that will be running over a two week period.

Read more
Thu, 09:01

The March Stableford and Mercedes Qualifier was played at East Devon on Saturday, writes Paul Willoughby.

Read more
Thu, 08:59

Exmouth Netball took their Under-12 squad to Paignton Community Sports Academy to take part in their first regional competition.

Read more

Local Weather

Sunny

Sunny

max temp: 14°C

min temp: 7°C

Most Read Sport

Useful Links

Advertise in the Paper
Submit a Story
Subscriptions Order
Competitions
Photo Orders
Family notices
iwitness24
Google Plus
Facebook
Twitter
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the Exmouth Journal e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Local business directory

Exmouth's trusted business finder


HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Find planning applications