Season ends in defeat

STAGS season ended in defeat at Crompton on Sunday,

They posted a total of 188 for eight and Crompton replied with 189 for eight.

Harvey Fitton and Joe Humphreys put on 31 for the first wicket, but they fell within nine runs of each other before Steve Pimm and Jake Sandham took command of the bowling.

The pair put on 123 before Pimm was bowled by Denis Louis for 51,

Sandham was next to go for 65, and from being 172 for three Stags crumbled as the overs ran out.

Chris and Joe Humphreys got among the early batting, and with Sami Waheed taking two wickets Crompton found themselves on 116 for five.

Simon Wright and Adam Good changed the game with a decent partnership, and Crompton got over the line with two and a half overs to spare.