Oxfordshire 50+ suffered their first Group 4 defeat after two wins this season in the ECB 50+ County Championship when they went down by one run in a pulsating finish against Warwickshire 50+ at Kenilworth.
Having bowled and fielded superbly to restrict their hosts to 171-6 from their 45 overs, Alex Cunningham taking 3-30 and Ian Curtis 2-26, Oxon reached the last over needing seven to win with wickets in hand.
When Steve Roberts hit the first ball for four, victory seemed assured.
But two wickets fell, including Cunningham for a top score of 59, as Oxon finished agonisingly short of their target.
Scores: Warwickshire 50+ 171-6 (45 ovs, A Cunningham 3-30), Oxfordshire 50+ 170-6 (45 ovs, A Cunningham 59, P Tew, 38, S Roberts 30).
12:20pm Monday 4th May 2015
Michael Appleton wished the end of the season was still a month away after Oxford United continued their strong form with a 1-0 win at Newport County.
12:10pm Monday 4th May 2015
Sam Humphreys was thrilled to finally make his senior debut for Oxford United, 12 years after joining the club.
12:00pm Monday 4th May 2015
Have your say on the main talking points at Oxford United in our final 60-minute interactive discussion of the season.
11:50am Monday 4th May 2015
Andy Whing is contemplating hanging up his boots this summer, but the popular midfielder is in talks about staying at Oxford United in another role.
11:39am Monday 4th May 2015
CLUB captain Matt Corker will embark on a ninth season with London Welsh after signing a new deal with the Exiles.
7:20am Monday 4th May 2015
OXFORDSHIRE cruised to their second commanding Group 4 victory when they beat Bucks by eight wickets in a weather-affected game at Wormsley yesterday, writes MICHAEL KNOX.
3:12pm Sunday 3rd May 2015
Oxfordshire's Bradley Smith came home eighth in today's Spanish MotoGP in Jerez.
12:09pm Sunday 3rd May 2015
WATCH Kemar Roofe's wonder goal as Oxford United finished the season with a 1-0 win at Newport County.
5:54pm Saturday 2nd May 2015