It was a weekend for posting big scores in Cricket Southern Bayside as five teams cracked the 300 and eight batsman posted centuries, none bigger than South Caulfield's Bradley Erasmus who turned his into a double-hundred.
Championship Division South Caulfield 6/358(cc) (Bradley Erasmus 206, Daniel Ford 54) have set a mighty total for Bentleigh to chase;Carnegie 5/337(cc) (Abhilash Sharma 172, Tej Gandhi 58, Ashish Harsolia 51) went a long way to securing their finals berth after setting McKinnon a hefty target. Parkdale 131 (Daniel Forbes 5/31, Harry Allen 3/36) collapsed against Hampton 3/123 (Harry Allen 64*) who now appear safe from the bottom of the ladder;Beaumaris 176 (Sam Coates 53; Jack Bailey 3/29) work hard on a difficult pitch for batting against Bonbeach 0/2; Division 1 Murrumbeena 8/368(cc) (Brad Kruger 108, Xavier Ross 104, JaredWilliams 63; Tom Williamson 4/90) went on a run scoring spreeagainst Brighton District;Mentone 9/332(cc) (Matt Williams 121, Jason Gumbleton 69, James Fisher 48; Dishan Sandaruwan 5/69) appear to have sewn up top spot against Chelsea; Middle Park 205 (Ash Hubbert 79, Aiden George 56; Brett O'Hanlon 5/52) have set Aspendale a tricky chase next week; Bayside 140 (Nick Oxley 60; Tom Homes 4/27)were dismissed quickly by anOld Mentonians 1/79 (Daniel Russo 41*) who are still fighting for an unlikely finals spot; For all other results please click the link below. This week's Men's Grand Finals (12pm) Sun. One Day Division 1 - Hampton vs Chelsea at Boss James Reserve Sun. One Day Division 2 - South Caulfield vs Chelsea at Princes Park 1 Masters Division - Colombo vs Bayside at Southern Reserve
Men's Turf Results
Carnegie and Omega squared off in what was a Grand Final preview on Sunday with the latter coming out on top. Carnegie batted first and posted a competitive 8/108cc (Nici Lyver 19*,Dhara Shah 18, Heidi Skillen 18*; Jordan Cooper 2/14). However, the experienced Omega side chased the total down with plenty of overs to spare to ensure they will go in to this week's Grand Final as favourites. Omega 2/117 (Ellie Hearne 29*, Julie Cooper 21*, Rhiannin Bretherton 21*; Heidi Skillen 2/26) Parkdale finished their season with a 1-runwin against Richmond City.Batting first, Parkdale compiled 4/115cc (Penni Brown 20*, Noelene Bergen 18*) before dismissing Richmond City on the second last ball for 114 (Noelene Bergen 3/6,Hayley Grange 3/8). East Malvern 2/128cc (Hannah Faraone 27*, Skye Blackshaw 17*) were too strong for Cluden who finished 6/89 (Ellie Campbell 3/24 Claire Arbuthnot 2/27). Aspendale and Bentleigh played out a nail-biter which saw Aspendale reach the target with just 6-balls remaining. Aspendale 5/97 (Nicky Ncube 19*, Georgia Rowe 18; Trish Jeffery 2/2) defeated Bentleigh 3/96cc (Trish Jeffery 16, Kim Hazendonk 16*, Charlotte Gorham 16*) This week's CSBW Grand Finals (1:30pm) Division 1: Omega vs Carnegie at Caulfield Park 6 Division 2: East Malvern Tooronga vs Aspendale at Caulfield Park 7
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