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Saturday 27th August
The 1st XI match against Harborne was abandoned due to rain. Penkridge batted first and reached 270 for 5 in their 50 overs with Mohammed Ishtiaq top scoring with 118, supported by Ishaq Mohammed (42) and Atta Chishti (27 not out). Harborne were 23 for 2 from 7 overs when the rain ended the match.
In the 2nd XI match, Smethwick were 172 for 5 from 39 overs when heavy rain caused the match to be abandoned.
Staffs Club Championship
The 3rd XI match against Wolverhampton 3rd XI was abandoned. Batting first, Penkridge were bowled out for 169 with Rob Baker top scoring with 58. Wolverhampton were 35 for 2 when the match was abandoned due to rain.
The 4th XI match was conceded by the opposition.
Monday 29th August
The 1st XI got back to winning ways with a 62 runs win over Old Elizabethans. Batting first, Penkridge were bowled out for 196 with Mohammed Ishtiaq continuing his good form with a top score of 51. Old Elizabethans were then bowled out for 134 with 3 wickets each for Shafiq Ahmed and Iresh Saxena.
The 2nd XI kept up their hopes of promotion with a 5 wicket win over Worfield. Batting first, Worfield were restricted to 169 for 9 from their 45 overs with 3 wickets for Matt Jenkinson and 2 each for Jon Price, Rich James and Ian Brown. Penkridge reach their target for the loss of 5 wickets with Simon Parnaby (39) supported by Steve Jones (30) and Ian Brown (29).
For more detailed reports, see the Senior Cricket/Match Reports page.