Development team go close against Holmesdale

31 Jul 2017 - Tom Parsons

A young Vine Development team played their second league game at local rivals Holmesdale with the hosts put into bat first. Captain P. Robinson and T. James made inroads into the Holmesdale top order taking 3 early wickets in the powerplay with Robinson bowling an inswinger smashing Off stump out the ground. However, Holmesdale were…  Continue reading

2’s unable to close the gap

18 Jul 2017 - Tom Parsons

Sevenoaks vine visited Tunbridge wells in a game which would see them move to 2nd and closer to leaders Tunbridge wells. Twells won the toss and decided to bat first. Johnson and Richardson opened the bowling and an early breakthrough came when Richardson removed the Twells opener. Johnson at the other end was bowling tight…  Continue reading

Third Team go down fighting

18 Jul 2017 - Tom Parsons

Saturday was yet another hard day at the office for the Third Team, losing to a high-flying Belvedere side. The Vine won the toss and elected to bat on a good-looking wicket, and the decision to bat first appeared justified with Hogan and Domine building a strong platform for the Vine at 44-2 after 14.…  Continue reading

Tough day at the office for the 3’s v Leybourne

5 Jul 2017 - Tom Parsons

Saturday proved to be yet another frustrating day for the Third Team as they succumbed to a strong Leyboune side. On a good looking wicket, the Vine won the toss and elected to bat first. However, the Leybourne openers bowled well, restricting the Vine to 10 for 1 off the first seven overs. With Bevan-Thomas…  Continue reading

Sevenoaks Vine 1st XI beat Blackheath in thriller

4 Jul 2017 - Tom Parsons

Sevenoaks Vine 1st XI got back to winning ways beating Blackheath in a thriller on the Vine. Stand-in captain Tom Parsons won the toss and batted first on a wicket that played very well throughout the day. After 7 balls the Vine were 6-2 after Shales (first ball) and Bekker departed knicking to slip. Karl Pearson…  Continue reading