Finals night beckons for Hambledon

Hambledon surged into the finals night of the South Hampshire Indoor Cricket League with a confident quarter final victory over Hedge End.

Nick Scutt (27no), Jack Lavous (25no)and Cam Prentice (20) set up a decent first innings total of 143-1.

Hedge End fought hard to reach 48-0 off four overs before Prentice (2-23), Lavous (2-39), James Atkinson (1-26) and Rob Tusler (0-21) restricted them to 113 all out in the twelth over.

Hambledon now face unbeaten division one leaders Team Solent in the semi finals on finals night at Fleming Park, Eastleigh, on March 28.

The Dons will wrap up the division two title on March 7 if they beat Hedge End again, this time in their final league match.