Morpeth win by 17 runs

Morpeth 1sts won by 17 runs at home against Ryton 1sts in the Northumberland & Tyneside Cricket League at the weekend.

Wednesday, 7th August 2019, 3:04 pm
Updated Monday, 19th August 2019, 2:11 pm

Morpeth batted first and made 170-5 with Adam Lawn on 51 and Matthew Senior on 39 not out. Ryton were 153-7 in reply in a match restricted to 35 overs because of the weather. Moh Ali top scored with 55.

In Division 2, Ponteland 1sts won by 107 runs away to Bedlington 1sts.

Ben O’Brien hit 78 as Pont posted 200 all out, with Craig Robertson taking four wickets.

Connor Leason hit 45 but with David Waters taking 5-34 and O’Brien 4-14. Bedlington were all out for only 93 in 31 overs.