Game off! Rain halts The Road’s LPL charge – but will the crucial league match be replayed?

Scores on the Dors ... not enough for The Road

TODAY’S crucial London Premier League match against Corridor CC has been called off leaving Kings Road unsure whether they’ll have to share the points or get to go for a win in a rematch.

Groundsmen in Great Missenden, Hertfordshire,¬†said the away game¬†could not go ahead early this morning due to overnight rain that left the pitch looking like “a swamp”.

Both sides were duly notified. It left King’s Road unsure whether they will pick up 3 points in their defence of their LPL title or whether the game will be arranged.

After a convincing win last week for Cairns Fudge, King’s Road need every point if they are to retain the title and could potentially have picked up 10 today with a win.

LPL rules state: “Games abandoned due to weather to be rearranged. If rearranging is impossible both teams score 3 points plus any bonus points scored prior to abandonment.”

However, at this stage of the season it will be difficult for the Dors to re-book the pitch Pelicans Cricket Club as the host club’s calendar is already filled.

Author: Leon Watson

Terrifyingly fast with the ball in hand and famously flamboyant with the bat, Leon is without doubt The Road’s greatest ever player. His stellar career has yielded more than 1,000 runs and several million wickets. However, but for a series of shocking LBW decisions against him and the butter-fingered ineptness of his colleagues in the field, there would surely have been more

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