Mount ended the season in third place after a defeat at Leymoor where they fell 29 runs short
after Graham Harris had starred for Leymoor hitting 108 in their total of 160 before taking three wickets for 19 as Mount were ousted for 132.
It is frustrating when you are five runs short
but I am delighted I made 95.
Kieron Gohery (77) led the Plain run charge, but then Anthony Ward hit six fours and three sixes on his way to a bright 63 that raised Lintz hopes, only for those to be dashed by Neil Killeen (4-75) and Shane Oliver (3-51), the visitors ending just 14 runs short
Dan Allen and Adam Bagwell led the run chase scoring 44 and 51 respectively, but both men fell to CCCC's Conrad Venter who ended up with figures of 3 for 24 to leave the Huntsman 14 runs short
of the target at 126 for 4.
At one stage they even looked like they might fall short of the follow-on, but an unbeaten stand of 45 between Virat Kohli and R Ashwin left them just 15 runs short
of that target.
Heavy hits at the top of the Shrewsbury order gave the Shropshire side hope of securing their first Premier Division win of the season but their time ran out 38 runs short
of the target.
Clarke, who opened with Adam Gilchrist (44 runs), reached his 100 in 125 minutes, putting Australia on 192 for two and five runs short
The offensive output was the defending national champs' highest of the season and fell four runs short
of a team record.
Symonds scored 88 in a total of 289 before dismissing danger men Sachin Tendulkar and VVS Laxman as India fell 18 runs short
There were two Lord's wickets for Abdul Razzaq as Essex stumbled to 90-4, still 107 runs short
of making Middlesex bat again.
Zimbabwe's Andy Flower fell two runs short
of a century as Essex triumphed by four wickets over Surrey at Chelmsford.
CORAL were given a scare yesterday when Sports Betting's 100-1 selection to be top West Indian runscorer, Mahendra Nagamootoo, fell just 11 runs short
against England at the Oval, writes Steve Palmer.