Burgess hits back to back centuries for Thornham Cricket Club

Back to back 100's for Chris Alf Burgess
Back to back 100's for Chris Alf Burgess

With no league cricket, Thornham CC relied on friendlies.

On Saturday it was Raynes Park. Batting first Thornham made 242 for 5 wkts in their 40 overs (Chris Burgess 109 not out, Lucas 26, Jack Pierce 23, Forde 22 and Symington 25 not out).

In reply Raynes Park rattled off the runs, winning with an over to spare.

On Sunday Grimston were the visitors, Thornham reaching 131 for 9 off 40 overs.

In reply 55 not out from B Oval was enough to see Grimston win by two wickets.

Comments left in the scorebook were: “Nice weather. Windy and good banter. Cricket was the real winner on both days.”