Henley remain unbeaten going into the last game of the season, following a 5 wicket victory over Horspath. Batting first, strugglers Horspath got off to a steady start reaching 202 for 5, before wickets fell cheaply and Will Eason’s side finished 217 all out from their 50 overs.In reply, after losing an early wicket, Henley reached the target comfortably with 5 wickets in hand.
In a rain affected game, second placed Banbury had a 20 run victory over Finchampstead using the DLS method. Batting first Banbury made 272 for 7 from their 50 overs, before dismissing their opponents, who were set a revised target of 240 from 40 overs, to 219 in 37.1 overs.
Datchet continued their good form with an 8 run victory over Slough. After winning the toss and electing to bat first, third placed Datchet reached 207 for 9 from their 50 overs. In a closely fought second innings Slough finished on 199 all out in 42.4 overs.
In another rain affected game, High Wycombe entertained Aston Rowant at their London Road ground. After losing the toss and being invited to bat first, Wycombe amassed a healthy 290 for 8 from their 50 overs. After being set a revised target of 241 from 37 overs, Rowant fell short, finishing on 222 for 9. Wycombe captain Dan Marles led from the front, making a strong 78 with the bat and taking 3 for 50 with the ball.
A mid table battle between Buckingham Town and Tring at Bourton Road, saw the visitors come out on top. After winning the toss and electing to bat first, Buckingham closed their 50 overs on 191 for 8. Tring reached their target in 48.5 overs, thanks to a stunning 109 from AJ Woodland, who carried his bat and saw his side home to a 2 wicket victory.