Wheathampstead held to draw

Division Three Wheathampstead 273-7 (53) Ickleford 220-6 (47) WHEATHAMPSTEAD played out a battling draw at Ickleford in their Division Three opener on Saturday. WCC made 273-7 off their 53 overs but in reply Ickleford held out on 220-6 off 47 overs.

Division Three

Wheathampstead 273-7 (53) Ickleford 220-6 (47)

WHEATHAMPSTEAD played out a battling draw at Ickleford in their Division Three opener on Saturday.

WCC made 273-7 off their 53 overs but in reply Ickleford held out on 220-6 off 47 overs.


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