St Austell win the Hawkey Cup

© Michael Weeks


St Austell- Werrington 151-6 (A Hodgson 56 no, M Gribble 34; L Watson 3-15) lost to St Austell 153-7 (19.2) (D Jarman 54, M Bone 25, A Bone 23; A Hodgson 4-27, D Barnard 2-27) by three wickets. Player of the Match – Adam Hodgson.

League President  Vic Hassell presents to St Austell Captain Gary Bone.

Having lost three of the last four finals St Austell won the Clive Rosevear Hawkey Cup  for the first time since 2010.

Werrington made 151 for 6 at Wheal Eliza with 35 coming off the last two overs.

Liam Watson took 3-15 to reduce Werrington to 31 for 3.

 Mark Gribble made 34 before being fifth out at 85 in the sixteenth over.

In a needed late salvo Adam Hodgson hit 3 sixes to end on 56 and 2 sixes off four balls from Dan Barnard got the North Cornwall Club  to 151.

In the reply, St Austell were 80-2 at the halfway mark having lost Mike Bone for 25.

Dan Jarman went on to make 54 and Alex Bone 23.

Player of the match Adam Hodgson took 4-27 to set up a tense finish with 15 needed off three overs.

St Austell reached the target for the loss of seven wickets with four balls to spare.

© Michael Weeks Alex Bone, Jonty Leadbeater & Gary Bone celebrate

It was the 65th final and the 30th for sponsors Clive Rosevear Insurance.

Clive Rosevear Eulogy   Clive Rosevear RIP

Competition Wins – Callington 13, St Austell 11. Gorran 10, Werrington 9.

Player of the Match Adjudicator - Alex Machin

© Michael Weeks Player of the Match Adam Hodgson