20 May 2021
Match Report- Leicester Grammar School vs Rushey Mead Academy

Venue: Leicester Grammar School
Date: Wednesday 19th May 2021

A great start to the cricket season for Leicester Grammar School U15’s as they proceeded to the next round of the County Cup with a win over Rushey Mead Academy. Rushey Mead won the toss and elected to bowl, picking up three early wickets. However, a great partnership between Vashin Kaushik (36) and Otto Jozsa (71*) got the hosts to 124 for 5 after their 20 overs. Leicester Grammar were also off to a flyer in the field with Vashin bowling a 2 wicket-maiden in the 2nd over of the game and Aidan Major picking up a couple more wickets in his 4-over spell. Kevelle scored highest for the visitors (26) after being run out by Kavir Mackan. The hosts kept it tight in the field which saw visitors being bowled out for 69 after 16.2 overs, concluding in defeat for Rushey Mead Academy. Due some great bowling by Vashin (3 overs, 1 maiden, 2 wickets and 5 runs) and fielding by Ved Patel, Leicester Grammar were able to win by 55 runs.