Win for Surrey over Glamorgan not enough for a One Day Cup knock out place
Surrey won the toss and decided to field against the visitors Glamorgan at the Kia Oval, in their Royal London One Day Cup tie today.
Glamorgan 266-8 (Connor Brown 98, Colin Ingram 44; Rikki Clarke 3-49, Morne Morkel 2-39)
Surrey 269 -5 (Will Jacks 80, Rory Burns 68)
Result Surrey won by 5 wickets,
Glamorgan were 0-2 after 2 overs and only an impressive batting display by debutant Connor Brown (98), supported by skipper Colin Ingram (44), Kiran Carlson (33) and Graham Wagg (35) enabled Glamorgan to get to respectable 266-8 in their allotted overs.
Rikki Clarke (3-49) and Morne Morkel (2-39) were the pick of the Surrey bowlers.
In reply, Will Jacks(80) and Rory Burns(68) batted superbly to bring Surrey an impressive win by 5 wickets, after Surrey got off to a shaky start, supported by Ollie Pope and Ben Foakes.
Rory Burns the Surrey skipper commented on BBC Radio London:
"Disappointed not to qualify though it was a good performance today, we bowled a lot of dot balls and got a couple of early poles as well which restricted them. Will Jacks played very well today hitting boundaries.”
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