Redlands Tigers Round Results – Week 1
The first round of two-day cricket brought on rivalry round between Redlands Tigers & Wynnum Manly Sea Eagles for the Mark Gaskell Shield.
1st Grade played at Bill Albury Oval & batted first. Liam Smith provided some resistance at the top of the order with 58 as wickets fell regularly. At 7/197 Redlands were in real trouble. This brought Nick Hurford & Jack Sinfield together & they put on 124 run partnership for the eigth wicket before J Sinfield fell for 42. Nick Hurford going to score his maiden first grade hundred & making it a big one finally dismissed for 178. Redlands tigers finishing the day 9/397.
2nd Grade played at Peter Burge Oval. After losing a wicket in the first over Bailey Lavender & Dylan Kritzinger put on a 200 run partnership. D Kritzinger eventually dismissed for 121 & B Lavender 137. With captain getting the batsman to chase quick runs he eventually declared 5/352 leaving Wynnum Manly with a difficult 30-minute session. The Wynnum batsman came out with a positive intent but Redlands were able to snare 3 important wickets. B Long, J Thompson & C Weier taking 1 wicket each.