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Reed are off the mark with their first success in the Herts Cricket League Premier Division – a four-wicket win at North Mymms.

Reed came up just short in their hunt for an opening win in the delayed Herts Cricket League Premier Division season – and against reigning champions Potters Bar no less.

Packed playing calendars and the onset of social distancing means England’s World Cup winning squad are unable to toast the anniversary of last year’s unforgettable Lord’s victory in person, but captain Eoin Morgan plans to get the gang back together sooner rather than later.

The Herts Cricket League has announced the details of their big restart this weekend which include alterations to match rules.

Recreational cricket is set to resume next weekend after Prime Minister Boris Johnson appeared to back-track on his earlier claim that issues surrounding communal teas and dressing rooms made the sport unsafe.

While the quickening of the return from lockdown will see concert venues, restaurants, pubs and other places re-open to the public, Boris Johnson has said cricket remains a no go due to the ball being “a natural vector of disease”.

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