The West – Albany Cricket Association posted the lowest ever score in an A-section final as their dreams of a remarkable title victory at senior country week cricket were ended in brutal fashion by Geraldton last Friday at Pat Goodridge Park.

Summary

  • Albany Cricket Association posted the lowest ever score in an A-section final as their dreams of a remarkable title victory at senior country week cricket were ended in brutal fashion by Geraldton last Friday at Pat Goodridge Park.
  • Openers Michael Ferreira, Nathan Dovey and English import Jujhar Johal all made ducks, while fellow senior tri Nathan Crudeli (1), Marwick (3) and Ryan Kinnear (1) also departed cheaply as Cody Bone (6-22) and Shayne Bidwell (2-3) powered Geraldton to victory.
  • Albany batsman Nathan Dovey in action against West Pilbara.Crudeli praised his squad for their performance across the entire week, including a 35-run win over Peel in Thursday’s semifinal.
  • The Whalers made 155 batting first after solid knocks from Johal (42) and Walters (40) before restricting them to 120 with Ben Grey (4-27) and Marwick (3-36) outstanding.
  • Marwick was the equal leading wicket taker in A-section with 16 scalps at 14.3, while Grey took 12 and Crudeli finished with 10.


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