A STUNNING spell of bowling by Saif Zaib gave Bucks a morale-boosting victory over Oxfordshire in their one-day warm-up match at Aston Rowant on Sunday.
The 18-year-old left-arm spinner from High Wycombe, who is contracted to Northants, returned brilliant figures of 6-12 from 7.1 overs to give Bucks a 55-run success.
Chasing the Bucks' total of 247-7 from 50 overs, Oxon were in the hunt at 153-4, before Zaib weaved his magical spell.
Led by an opening impressive spell from Karl Penhale, Oxon able to contain Bucks, who chose to bat first, to 104-4 at the halfway stage.
Alex (AJ) Woodland has been named Wisden Schools Young Cricketer of the Year. He captained St Edward's Oxford in 2016 to a record 15 wins in all formats, breaking the school batting record in the process. He has joined Tring Park from Gerrards Cross for the coming season.
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Bucks County Cricket Club is delighted to announce Risk Management Security Services as their principal shirt sponsor for the forthcoming season. The company are to become the first ever shirt sponsor in the 122-year history of Bucks, and Ian Hodgson, Chairman of Bucks CCC said: “This is a very exciting day for our County Cricket Club and we’d like to offer a warm welcome to Risk Management in their role as our new shirt sponsor.
Risk Management Security Services, were established in 1976 by current Chairman John Herring who has a long been a staunch supporter of local sport. Managing Director, Graham Tilly has been with the company for over 20 years and his extensive knowledge of the industry and the area they operate is crucial to the smooth running of the business.
Picture shows Ian Hodgson (chairman of Bucks CCC) John Herring (chairman of Risk Management Security Services) George Russell, modelling the new shirt, Graham Tilley (MD of Risk Management) and Bucks committee member Bill Scholes