Cricket: Hutton see lead cut by title rivals

PUBLISHED: 12:00 05 August 2018

A Hutton bowler catches the ball (pic Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

A Hutton bowler catches the ball (pic Gavin Ellis/TGS Photo)

©TGS Photo +44 1376 553468

Hutton saw their lead cut at the top of the Shepherd Neame Essex League Division One table by title rivals Colchester after losing their summit meeting at the Polo Field Ground.

Dan Hagger put the visitors into bat and saw Tom Patterson strike early with the new ball to dismiss opposite number Jake Foley.

But half-centuries from Joe MacGregor (56) and Jack Hebron (57) helped Colchester reach 191-3, before Connor Limrick (3-47) and Vivian Paver (3-32) hit back with the ball for Hutton.

After dismissing the visitors for 239, Hutton lost Cameron Tredgett cheaply in reply, with Julian Whetstone (23) and Adam Holdgate (34) following to leave them 74-3.

Australian all-rounder Paver put on 70 with Alex Tredgett, hitting three sixes and three fours in his 44 off 38 balls, but Hagger and Connor Whetstone were dismissed cheaply by Denson Narayan (4-32) to leave Hutton 158-6.

Tredgett followed soon after, having made 34 off 54 balls, but Joseph Parry (30) and Patterson put on 50 for the eighth wicket.

Both were dismissed in quick succession by Taurai Muzarabani (4-26), before Colchester completed a 24-run victory and closed to within 32 points of Hutton at the top of the table.


Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Romford Recorder visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Romford Recorder staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Romford Recorder account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

Latest Romford Sports News

Yesterday, 18:00

Ultra-marathon hero Kevin Webber was presented with a cheque for £150,000 after completing seven walking marathons in seven days

Yesterday, 17:00

Boro remain in top five in division despite defeat to Coggeshall Town last weekend

Yesterday, 16:09

Hornchurch manager Jimmy McFarlane feels a harder challenge against the league leaders Tonbridge Angels is what they need as they look to bounce back from two consecutive defeats.

Yesterday, 16:00

Daggers make the trip to Meadow Park on Saturday having lost their last five in the league

Yesterday, 15:52

Dagenham & Redbridge striker Elliott Romain has departed the club to join National League rivals Maidstone United.

Yesterday, 15:00

The Chilean praised Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino ahead of the capital clash

Yesterday, 13:00

West Ham United return to action in the Premier League on Saturday when they welcome fierce rivals Tottenham Hotspur to the London Stadium.

Yesterday, 10:24

Wembley Stadium plays host to the second of its three NFL games of the season on Sunday and fans will be hoping that they are treated to a better game than last week’s one-sided contest between the Seattle Seahawks and the Oakland Raiders.


Vauxhall has completed its sport utility vehicle range with the third, and largest, Grandland X. We put the SUV, now available at Tony LeVoi in Romford, to the test.

“The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining,” so the saying goes. So if some warm weather is making your conservatory uninhabitable, think about replacing its roof with a flat one and adding a roof lantern instead.

The next step in renewable energy could be right beneath your feet as you walk through a Romford shopping centre.

Newsletter Sign Up

Romford Recorder twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Most read sport

Show Job Lists

Education Promo

News from your area

Digital Edition


Enjoy the
Romford Recorder
e-edition today


Education and Training


Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now