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Walthamstow suffer 19-run loss to third-placed Scintilla in Essex County Cricket League
First XI Premier Division
Walthamstow suffered a 19-run loss to third-placed Scintilla after they bowled the opposition out for 248 on Saturday.
In response, Walthamstow could only manage to reach 229 before they were skittled out.
Walthamstow will host Leyton County this weekend in the final match of the season.
Second XI Division One
Walthamstow Seconds suffered a shock 79-run defeat away to Goodmayers & Blythswood Seconds but the home side were still relegated by a single point.
Choosing to bat first, Zahid Habib’s knock of 51 set Goodmayers and Blythswood up to reach 205 with Faheem Hasan taking three for 34, Kamal Prabhakar and Tasawar Iqbal picked up two wickets a piece.
Bowler Iqbal (24) top-scored and was one of only four batsmen to make double figures as Walthamstow were bowled out for a paltry 126.
Habib ended with seven wickets.
Third XI Division Two
Walthamstow Thirds tied with Goresbrook Thirds after they choose to bat first and were bowled out for 216.
They then restricted the home side to 216 for seven from their allotted overs.
Fourth XI Division Two
Walthamstow Fourths fell to a six-wicket defeat against relegated Goresbrook Fourths after they were dismissed for just 69 inside 23 overs.