Match Reports 2nd XI - 2014

Didcot 2nds vs Buckingham Town 2nds - Sat 14 June 2014 - Cherwell League Division 3

Buckingham Town 2nds drew their Division 3 match away to Didcot 2nds.  After heavy overnight rain the start of the match was delayed and the game commenced with a 49/43 over format.

 

Oxford Downs 2nds vs Buckingham Town 2nds - Sat 7 June 2014 - Cherwell League Division 3

Buckingham 2s beaten by Oxford Downs

A poor batting display from Buckingham resulted in a comprehensive victory for the home side, Oxford Downs 2nd XI.  Town had no answer to the accurate in-swing bowling of Steve Roberts who took five wickets in the match.  Only a rear guard action between Richard Pengelly and Chris Coates brought any sense of respectability to the Buckingham total as they took the score from 27-7 to 57 all out,

Buckingham Town 2nds vs Bicester & NO 1sts - Sat 17 May 2014

Buckingham Town 2nds vs Bicester & NO 1sts
Cherwell League Div 3 - Sat 17 May 2014

After a washout in their opening match, Buckingham Town 2nd XI drew their Cherwell League Division 3 match against Bicester & North Oxford 1st XI. Town batted first and got away to a great start with Steve Brunning (48) and Mike Taylor (39) putting on 84 for the first wicket. Bicester fought back with Ferguson (3-56) the most successful bowler. From a position of 125-4 from 40 overs Warwick May, on his Buckingham debut, transformed the innings with an excellent 42-ball fifty.

Dinton 2nds vs Buckingham Town 2nds - Sat 10 May 2014

Match abandonded with no play possible

 

Both teams 6 points

Buckingham Town 2nds v Leighton Buzzard 2nds - Sat 8 September

In the final match of the season Buckingham Town 2s lost to Leighton Buzzard 2s in a closely fought contest.  Town bowled first and got away to a great start with Cameron Emerson and Matthew Thatcher taking 3 wickets each as Leighton Buzzard struggled to 45-6.  Pope (63) and Rane (56) then added 79 for the 7th wicket and sparked a recovery from the lower order batsmen who took advantage of some loose bowling.  Frank Johnson with 1-16 from 7 overs helped Town to regain some control and Emerson returned for a second spell and captured 2 more wickets as the home si

Buckingham Town 2nds v Oxford 3rds - Sat 19 May

Crushing 9-wicket victory for Town

Buckingham Town 2nds v Cumnor 2nds Sat 1 Sep 2012

Town suffered back-to-back defeats with a home loss to Cumnor 2nds.  Opening bowlers Cameron Emerson and Olly Burney soon had the visitors in trouble with Burney taking three early wickets.  At 88-5 a dropped catch off the bowling of Frank Johnson gave young Harry Ackland a second chance.  Ackland then took full advantage of some wayward bowling and hit 12 boundaries in an excellent innings of 70.  Olly Burney’s return to the attack saw of the tail and he finished with excellent figures of 7-41 in a total of 187 all out.

 

Buckingham Town 2nds v Horspath 2nds Cherwell League Div 4 - Sat 9 June 2012

Buckingham Town 2nds v Horspath 2nds Cherwell League Div 4 - Sat 9 June 2012

Heavy Defeat for Buckingham Despite Taylor’s Efforts

Sat 26 May 2012 - Buckingham Town 2nds v Stokenchurch 1sts

 

Buckingham Town 2nds v Stokenchurch 1sts

Cherwell League Div 4- Sat 26 May 2012