Lancs Over 50s Defeat Notts
In a must win match Lancs Overs 50s beat Notts emphatically at Littleborough CC on Wednesday 09 July.
Notts batting started off well and they were soon on 20 off 3 overs. Lancs bowlers started to find their line and length and fortunately took control. Notts closed on 122 for 8. Outstanding figures of 4 for 10 by K Roscoe, 1 for 6 by P Deakin, 2 for 30 by C Dearden and 1 for 23 by J Punchard.
Lancs lost early wickets but C Lord scored a steady 28 before a partnership of 47 between J Punchard 38no and J Partington 24no took Lancs to victory.
Lancs play Cheshire at Formby CC next Wednesday in another must win match to qualify for the knock out stages.
Alan Whiston (Lancs Overs 50s)
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