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STOOLBALL: We competed in Maresfield’s tournament and came second out of 10 teams, being beaten by Fordcombe in the final by seven runs. Away to Adastra on a beautiful warm evening the Barcombe ladies had a great game. Adastra 48 for 9. Barcombe 216 for 4, Janet Hughes 50, Nic Keysell 66 no, Angharad Hills 5 for 23. Although Thursday afternoon brought thunder and showers, it did clear and we managed to play Buxted at home (with intermittent dips down the sawdust sack). Barcombe 176 for 4. Buxted 124 for 7.

CRICKET: ESCL Div 2 Barcombe v Iden. Iden 250-5 dec in 45 overs: Allan Trower 2-42, Joe Wheatley 1-36, Will Marler 1-38, Tom Chaplin1-46. Barcombe 255-7 in 40 overs: Matt Tucker 58, Tom Chaplin 57, Toby Hingston 36 no, Keith Savage 32 no, Joe Wheatley 20. Barcombe (25 points) beat Iden (17 points) by 3 wkts.

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