The South Canterbury Year 7 and 8 cricket team had a long hard day in the field in a comprehensive loss to Christchurch Metro Hadlee at the Canterbury District's tournament yesterday.
Christchurch Metro, one of the favourites to win the tournament, piled on 225 for three after batting first.
South Canterbury managed three run outs in the field. The visitors were then dismissed for 57 in 34 overs. Ben Stayt did his best to keep the innings together with 27 not out.
South Canterbury face Mid Canterbury today.
- The Timaru Herald