Wed 21st Oct 2020Tattenhall Online weather - Patchy rain possiblePatchy rain possible 14°C

The beautiful village of Tattenhall in Cheshire

Convincing eight wicket win for Cheshire

Home » News » Convincing Win for Cheshire
_DSC5049 copy
unnamed (1)

Cheshire wrapped up a convincing 8 wicket win in the Unicorns Championship at Tattenhall on Monday. Wiltshire were able to improve on their first innings 166, Ashur Morrison completing a second half century with 73 out of 233 but it left a modest total of 93 to win and Cheshire strolled to victory in the glorious Tattenhall sunshine with only 2 wickets down to complete a comprehensive victory.

Cheshire resumed day 2 on 252-9 and remarkably last wicket pair Ash Davis (33no) and Danny Woods (36) compiled the largest partnership of the match with 72 as they were parted on 303 for a first innings lead of 137. This completed a fine all round display for Davis as his inspired fast bowling display brought match figures of 11-119.

2 perfect days of weather and a fine Cheshire victory kept the 400 spectators happy and The Flacca looking an absolute picture. The new electronic scoreboard and Inspired Villages' vintage cricketer signage proving very popular with visitors (as well as free Cheshire Farm ice cream) to make sure everyone enjoyed a taste of the unique Tattenhall hospitality.

Many thanks to all who contributed to a successful County match; Brian, John and Grant for their long hours behind the scenes and to our sponsors Inspired Villages for their commitment to this and forthcoming events over the next 3 years. We look forward to seeing you all at the Junior Cricket Festival on 24th July (our thanks to Andrew Hull and Keith Titchener for the great images).

popular recent storiesAlso in the news

Get Online
CWaC: Tue 20 Oct 6:10am

Cheshire West's Age-Friendly Digital Inclusion group is offering a whole day of online activities to help older residents increase their digital confidence.The day coordinated by Cheshire Libraries includes keeping in touch with people, attending online events and social groups, finding out what's available in the local area and perhaps gaining a new hobby or interest.The main...

thumbs up
Webteam: Tue 20 Oct 6:05am

Tattenhall is keeping its High Street safeCovid-19 is hitting the North-West with bewildering speed. Tattenhall has done relatively well up to now but the hot-spots are rather too close for comfort. How can we deal with the fear and anxiety that this situation may be causing?The first thing to note is that it is largely in our own power to maintain our High Street's...

Friends of Tattenhall: Mon 19 Oct 10:11am

UPDATE -Because of an IT issue, documents on the CWaC Website weren't downloading properly — they're working to correct this and an extension for comments to be submitted has been granted. Comments now have to be submitted by THURSDAY 22nd October.The new Planning Application for the erection of 30 Barratt Homes on the Chester Road site was fully discussed at the October Parish...