Bishop's Stortford beat Watford and Tring Park to triumph at Hertfordshire Under-10 Incrediball Finals Day
Bishop's Stortford wrapped up two victories to triumph at the Hertfordshire Under-10 Incrediball Finals Day.
They got the better of Watford and Tring Park to claim the honours in their first proper year of competitive action.
Stortford batted first in their semi-final against Watford and posted a strong 308-4 on a pitch with short boundaries.
All four pairs produced good partnerships, with Sam, whose knock included two fours and three sixes, top-scoring with 28.
Their opponents were kept to 258-5 in reply thanks to good bowling from Ridley, Rohan, Henry, Thomas, Adi and Sam.
Stortford again batted first in the final against Tring Park and compiled an even bigger total of 323-4.
Oliver and Adi got the ball rolling with a stand of 32, before the second pair hit boundaries but also lost wickets to some fine catching.
Jamie and Thomas took advantage of loose bowling to put on 46 and Henry and Rohan followed up with a calm partnership worth 34.
Excellent bowling from the whole group resulted in wickets for Henry, Ridley and Sam as the final Tring pair were left needing 84 off four overs.
The first two balls were hit for a four and six, but Stortford kept their cool and closed the game out as their opponents had to settle for 271-8.