Victory on Saturday against second positioned Ardleigh means that Earls Colne CC will be promoted to division 2 of the NECL Piri Piri league next season. Well done to all involved.
A half century from Daryl Sleeman and 46 from Chintesh Patel saw Colne to a solid start. After faltering in mid innings, Josh Wilkinson and Lee Paris shared a decent partnership of exactly 50 towards the end to ensure a healthy total was posted. 198 -7.
Ardleigh started strongly with a 90+ partnership for the second wicket, but finally succumbed for 160. Three wickets for David Holme. Earls Colne win by 38 runs.
Full scorecard here