SHIPLAKE College U13 As completed their season double over Oratory in a thrilling game on the Shiplake 1st Xl pitch.
A solid opening partnership between Dalyrmple and Gorringe gave Shiplake a good start but Oratory fought back to leave the hosts teetering at 61 for 4.
An unbeaten half century partnership between Oliver Brown (54*) and Marcus Brown (8*) took Shiplake to 118 for 4 at the end of their innings of 20 overs.
Oratory made an impressive start reaching 50, for no loss, in the 10th over. Bishop broke the partnership on 62.
Although Oratory’s Williams finished unbeaten on 40* his team fell short in a tense finish with Shiplake winning by 13 runs.