Ventnor victory in 40-over cricket competition

Ventnor beat Shanklin by 37 runs. Batting first, Dan Cox top-scored for Ventnor as they reached 181-8 off 40 overs, with Tom Stafford (21), Hugh Calloway (20) and Jack Powell (20) all contributing. Shanklin & Godshill’s Ben White took 4-20, with Matt Lambourne, Jack White, Matt Manning and Harry Moore also taking wickets.

In reply, Matt Lambourne top scored with 40, as Shanklin struggled to gain a momentum to reach 144 all out in the last over.

Ventnor bowlers Sam Read (4), Ollie Cheeseman (1), Archie Lucy (2), Tom Southcott (1), Toby Noyes (1) and Hugh Calloway (1) shared the wickets at the Arreton ground.