06 Nov 2015

Friday 06 November 2015

The King's Colts Cricket team faced St Peter's College at home on Thursday, 5 November.

King’s won the toss and decided to bat first. 

We lost an early wicket with the the score on 10, but Thorn Parkes and Dimithri Gallage steadied the ship and put on 81 for the second wicket.

Dimithri lost his wicket on 43 but Thorn was joined by Hayden Dickson to continue the domination over St Peter's.

Hayden made a brisk 57 off 40 balls and Thorn reached 50 off 71 balls.

Once they departed, the rest of the batsmen kept the runs ticking and we ended up 229 all out of 44 overs.

In reply, St Peter's never really got going and ended up 115 all out with all bowlers sharing the limelight with Dimithri Gallage, Hari Kukreja, Hugo Hill and Thomas Simmonds with two wickets each.

King’s College 229 all out (H. Dickson 57), (T. Parkes 50) (D. Gallage 43)
St Peter's College 115 all out (H. Kukeja 2-14) (H.Hill 2-25) (D. Gallage 2-15) (T.Simmonds 2-4)