Vitality CLUB T20 Finals Day
- Swardeston beat Toft in the final
Sunday 22nd September 2019
Having already won last Monday's Royal London Club Championship final against Nantwich, Swardeston made up for last year's defeat by Hanging Heaton as they beat Toft in today's final at the County Ground, Derby to win the Vitality CLUB T20 for the second time in four years.
They began the day by beating Cranleigh by 47 runs.
Rain restricted the second match between Sheffield Collegiate and Toft to 12 overs a side with the Cheshire County League side going on to win by 6 wickets.
Swardeston posted 178-7 in the final but Toft were all out for 157, leaving Swardeston winners by 21 runs.
This was Swardeston's fourth appearance on finals day and their third victory following on from 2010 and 2016.
Vitality CLUB T20 semi finals
200-6 (20.0 overs) (Lambert 70, Gatting 61 [99-4th wkt]; Hamblin 3-42)
v CRANLEIGH 153-8 (20) (Crump 33*, Broughton 26, Trower 21)
Result: Swardeston won by 47 runs
SHEFFIELD COLLEGIATE 118-6 (12) (Hunt 40, Eldred 19; Lomas 3-19)
v TOFT 119-4 (12) (Hughes 29*, Drummond 21*, Sehmi 21)
Result: Toft won by 6 wickets
Toss: Sheffield Collegiate
Vitality CLUB T20 final
178-7 (20) (J Taylor 45, Denmark 39, Lambert 33, C Taylor 22
v TOFT 157 (19.2) (Scott 41, Jackson 28, Sehmi 25, Hughes 25; C Taylor 5-18)
Result: Swardeston won by 21 runs