Midweek league secures InkXtra sponsorship

The Chesterfield & District Midweek Crikert League is operating with two divisions and two cup competitions in 2016.

Monday, 23rd May 2016, 3:15 pm
Updated Monday, 23rd May 2016, 4:18 pm
Andy Thomas-Horton, owner of inkXTRA and John Graney chairman of the Chesterfield Midweek League, shake hands on another year of sponsorship for the area's midweek cricketers.
Andy Thomas-Horton, owner of inkXTRA and John Graney chairman of the Chesterfield Midweek League, shake hands on another year of sponsorship for the area's midweek cricketers.

New chairman John Graney is pictured alongside Andy Horton of Inkxtra - the league’s main sponsor.

Mr Graney has been on the committee for a number of years and is a well respected umpire in the midweek and other leagues.

Mr Horton played in the league for many years and takes a keen interest in cricket, going on to sponsor the league for many years.

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The league is also sponsored by Peak Oil, Chatsworth Electrical & Intaprint who looks after our printing needs.

“The committee and clubs are very grateful for the sponsorship we receive from all our sponsors, without we would find it difficult to operate the league efficiently,” said Godfrey Kerry, from the league.

The league is always on the look out for new teams and any club interested should contact Malc Clark 01246 852071 or Godfrey Kerry 01246 865390.

SECTION ONE

At Wingerworth: WINGERWORTH (2) v DRONFIELD WOODHOUSE (2) No play rain.

At Holmesfield: HOLMEWOOD (0) 97-7 (Nick Crapper 3-2, William Heliwell 2-27) lost to HOLMESFIELD (5) 98-2 (Thomas Outram 36*, Joe Poste 35) by 8 wickets.

At Morton: GRASSMOOR (5) 126-4 (John Donaldson 50*, Pete Van Rensberg 2-26) beat MORTON (0) 114-8 (Farhan Ghous 30, Jack Maltby 29*, Chris Fletcher 4-11) by 12 runs.

SECTION TWO

At Walton Dam: BALGO (0) 56 (Garry Hill 16, Ben Fletcher 3-8, Jack Fletcher 2-3) lost to CHESTERFIELD BARBARIANS (5) 58-1 (Matthew Griffiths 36) by 9 wickets.

At Tupton: TUPTON Rufc (2) v HUNDALL (2) No play.

At Clowne: MGT (0) 124-6 (R. Andrews 32, R. Clayton 2-24) lost to CLOWNE (5) 124-3 (M. Parker 50*, M. Thompson 1-11) by 7 wickets.