Second XI T20: Defeat for Somerset at Northamptonshire
Somerset went down by seven wickets against Northamptonshire in the Second XI T20 competition at Desborough Cricket Club, Kettering today.
Northamptonshire won the toss and elected to bowl.
By the end of the powerplay overs, Somerset had reached 48 for one.
After slipping to 79 for five in the 15th over, Charlie Sharland brought up the Somerset 100 with a big six from the final ball of the 17th over.
Sharland and Sam Young then scored 26 from the final to overs as the visitors finished on 126 for five from their 20 overs.
Despite two early wickets for Jack Brooks, Northants opener Ben Curran (52 from 39) helped to ensure that his side reached their target for the loss of three wickets from just 13.5 overs.
Somerset Second XI Coach, Greg Kennis named the following squad for the match: Kasey Aldridge, Sonny Baker George Bartlett, Jack Brooks, George Drissell, Sam Elstone, Ned Leonard, Zen Malik, Charlie Sharland, Ben Wells and Sam Young.Back to News