Henley Standard Property
HOME

Date:

Order your copy Advertise with us! HENLEY PAGES
Delivering the news from Henley on Thames and South Oxfordshire for over 100 years
  News     Sport    Celebrity   What's On Regulars Community Info Henley Standard TV Lifestyle Property Jobs Classifieds Gallery Trade
                               Follow us    Follow us    Newsfeed Search the Henley Standard  
Afridi helps secure final date
Published 26/08/14



WHILE Henley Cricket Club’s Berkshire contingent have seen their side finish bottom of the table, team-mate Tahir Afridi has much to celebrate.

Afridi helped Wiltshire become the Unicorns Championship Western Division champions with a dramatic win over Shropshire at Whitchurch on Tuesday.

The 29-year-old paceman provided vital late support to Neil Clark, who was the Wiltshire hero with a knock of 126 not out.

Afridi hit 15 runs off 14 balls as he and Clark steered their side home by four wickets with an unbroken 43-run partnership.

This left Wiltshire top of the table, two points ahead of Herefordshire.


Earlier in the game, which was shortened due to rain, Afridi took 4-72 off 22 overs in Shropshire’s first innings of 332.

Wiltshire will now play Eastern Division winners Staffordshire in the Unicorns Championship decider in a four-day game starting on September 7.

Published 26/08/14


 
MOST POPULAR
Deck could be solution to parking shortage
OAP arrested in connection with shooting death
Couple raise £130,000 in 20 years in memory of son
Plans for children's home angers residents
Full Festival line-up announced
Swiss Farm wins national award
House fire tackled in Nettlebed
Tree blocks main road into Henley
LATEST SPORTS HEADLINES
Hawks prepare for change
Draw rollover
Red Kites to put erratic Wasps to the test
Woolard appointed new club captain
Comben and Helliwell make return for Hartpury clash
Sidhu’s strike enough to give full-strength United the points
Heppner-Logan wraps up scoring for Shiplake
Free-scoring Barklem nets double hat-trick for YMCA
Hotspurs caught out by Lions’ late charge
Strang scores brace as Hawks hit back to defeat Loughborough
Top two settle for share of the spoils
Abbey run in five tries at Stow-on-the-Wold to stay top of the table
Latest Video View more from   Henley Standard TV
ADVERTISE WITH US
LATEST NEWS HEADLINES
Wi-fi is new chapter in story of library
Rail enthusiast bids to return locomotive plates
Students honoured after school’s GCSE results
Hospital ready at last
Third Thames bridge not a “done deal”
Top Videos
 
Most Popular
 
 
 
 
Higgs Group
HIGGS GROUP
Tel: 01491 419400
www.higgsgroup.co.uk
HENLEY PAGES
Tel: 01491 419419
www.henleypages.com
HIGGS PRINTING & DESIGN
Tel: 01491 419429
www.higgsprinting.co.uk
HIGGS OFFICE SUPPLIES
Tel: 01491 419499
www.higgsofficesupplies.co.uk
HENLEY LIFE MAGAZINE
Tel: 01491 419449
www.henleylife.co.uk
HIGGS GROUP, Caxton House, 1 Station Road, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 1AD.

Cookie Policy | Copyright and Terms | Competition Rules | Contact Us | Advertise with us | Site Map
© Higgs & Co (Printers) Limited 2013  |  Registered in England number 1418717