First XI lose by 1 wkt

Saturday 1st May – In a reversal of fortunes from last weeks league match the Firsts went down by 1 wkt away to Charlesworth and Chisworth First XI. Batting first Whaley scored 160-9 off their 45 overs mainly thanks to captain Henry Holden (70). In reply the home side looked in deep trouble at 129-9 thanks to Eddie Ford with 6-25 off his 12 over allocation. However a fine undefeated last wicket stand of 35 saw Charlesworth home.