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CRICKET: Consistent Eynsham can't be beaten
6:35pm Wednesday 18th September 2013 in Sport
Eynsham completed an unbeaten season in OCA League Division 4 with a 96-run win at Charlbury 2nd.
The champions, who won 17 of their 18 games, with one non-result, were too strong.
Ben Smitten top-scored with 78 not out in Eynsham’s 207-6, before Dave Harris took 3-8 as Charlbury were shot out for 111.
With rain washing out the Division 3 programme, promoted Combe were beaten to the title by Radley.
In Division 7, Bampton sent Kidlington 2nd down after a ten-run away victory.
The visitors scored 178 all out as Richard Pitt hit 45 and Russell King 32, Craig Rogers taking 5-34 for Kidlington.
In reply, the hosts were bowled out for only 78 as King took 5-13 and Gerald Holford 3-24.
Swinbrook 2nd lost by 80 runs at home to Steventon who clinched promotion as a result.
Stephen Thompson (43) and Andrew Coate (40) saw Steventon to 177-8, before Chris Bennett took 5-30 in Swinbrook’s 97 all out.