May 7th 2017

Bailey stars on Hampshire Debut

Just 24 hours after making a successful debut for Sway 1st XI, leg spin wizard Joshua Bailey made a starring debut for Hampshire U14s against Hertfordshire.

With Hampshire in a spot of bother at 77-5, Bailey joined Lymington's Josh Royan out in the middle and the pair put on 107 for the 6th wicket before Royan was dismissed for 81 off 88 balls. Bailey meanwhile powered on to score 67 off 68 balls with Hampshire finishing up on an impressive 292-9.

In reply Herts were bowled out for 134 with Bailey (5-1-22-1) claiming his maiden county wicket.

Joshua Bailey - becomes the second Sway player to represent Hampshire in junior cricket after David Steadman.