Bernews – June 4, 2018
Bermudian Marcus Scotland was one of twenty-four fortunate under-15 players to contest the 48th Annual Hobbs Trophy today featuring the best cricketers from state schools in London and Surrey.

Summary

  • June 4, 2018 Bermudian Marcus Scotland was one of twenty-four fortunate under-15 players to contest the 48th Annual Hobbs Trophy today featuring the best cricketers from state schools in London and Surrey.
  • Under cloudy skies and cool temperatures, Scotland’s London Schools [211-7] defeated Surrey Schools [131-7] by 80 runs in the 40-over match.
  • Played at the famous Oval cricket ground in London and under the shadow of the iconic gas holder, opener Scotland made a brisk 13 that included a pull for six off of fast bowler Elliott Sleep.
  • VIDEOLondon Schools’ victory ended Surrey Schools six-year hold on the Trophy as the match ended in gloomy conditions.
  • Scotland will return to Surrey under-15 cup cricket in two weeks time when they take on arch-rivals Middlesex away at Merchant Taylors’ School in North London.


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