THERE were double celebrations for Didcot at the Cherwell League’s presentation night, writes MICHAEL KNOX.

Didcot captured the Division 3 and Division 9 South titles.

And their respective captains, Jordan Morrison and Tim Read, received the cups from guest speaker Peter Baxter (former producer of Test Match Special) at the Belfry Hotel, Milton Common, near Thame.

There was recognition, too, for Blewbury & Wallingford’s Scott Harris, who won the league’s 1st XI bowling award with with 55 wickets.



Div 1: Aston Rowant 2nd. Div 2: Oxford Downs. Div 3: Didcot. Div 4: Westbury. Div 5: Thame Town 2nd. Div 6: Long Marston 2nd. Div 7: Oxford & Bletchingdon Nondescripts 2nd. Div 8: Westbury 2nd. Div 9 North: Buckingham Tn 4th. Div 9 South: Didcot 3rd.


Peter Baker Trophy: Westbury. Spirit of Cricket Award: Kimble. Umpire: D Richards.

1st XI batting: A Latif (Stokenchurch) 837 runs. 1st XI bowling: S Harris (Blewbury & Wallingford) 55 wkts. 2nd XI batting: T Boardman (Westbury) 850 runs. 2nd XI bowling: A Worby (Cropredy) 41 wkts. 3rd, 4th & 5th XI batting: S Barnes (Gt & Little Tew) 537 runs. 3rd, 4th & 5th XI bowling: T Foster (Aston Rowant 3rd) 46 wkts.