Pumas roll gallant Blue Caps
GRAMPIANS dominant season in the Hamilton and District Cricket Association’s C grade competition reached its highest point at the weekend, defeating Tahara to win the premiership.
Leading the way was veteran opening batsmen Stephen Field and Andrew Povey, getting the team away to an impressive start with a 166-run stand.
Povey was the first to go with a well put together 82, while Field followed soon after on 75.
Josh Mawson added a valuable 21 runs to see the Pumas reach 5-219 off 40 overs, a tough score to chase in a grand final.
Tahara’s bowlers toiled hard after the tough start and the pick of the bowlers was Claire Nolte who took 1-19 off eight overs.
See Tuesday’s Spectator for full story.