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Cricketers take five wickets each – for opposing teams

June 28th, 2021
Owen, from Year 11, then took 5-37 for Gloucestershire

Two impressive bowlers at Monmouth School for Boys snapped up five-wicket hauls in a high-scoring cricket match on Sunday (27th June) after lining up on opposing sides.

Ed, from Year 13, bagged 5-46 as Wales Under-18s restricted Gloucestershire Cricket Board Under-18s to 256-9 from 50 overs in Group 4 of the ECB County Competitions Cup.
Owen, from Year 11, then took 5-37 with his off-spin, as Gloucestershire bowled out Wales for 238 to register a thrilling 18-run victory.
Owen’s match-winning haul for Gloucestershire included the wicket of Callum, who top-scored for Wales with an excellent 129.
School 1st XI captain, Harry, skippered the Wales side and hit 29 runs opening the innings in excellent conditions Hawkesbury Cricket Club.
Ed, from Year 13, bagged 5-46 for Wales
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