The Shields Gazette – Boldon CA hit top spot in the Readers Durham Cricket League Division Two after easily seeing off Silksworth, winning by 130 runs.

Summary

  • Boldon CA hit top spot in the Readers Durham Cricket League Division Two after easily seeing off Silksworth, winning by 130 runs.
  • South North acquired their score, thanks mainly to Sam Dale (40), John Graham (42), Lee Trevaskis (30) and Sean Tindale (32).
  • In the First Division, Boldon beat Washington at home by six wickets.
  • However, Boldon were in good batting form as well and chased down the target, thanks to 61 from Chris Ellison, 71 from Ian Pattison and 47 not out, from Nicholas Sampson-Barnes with the bat this time, in a winning total of 221-4.
  • Burnopfield went top after their win at South Shields, scoring 231-5 thanks to John Oswell, who made 72 and Gareth Breese hit 77 not out.


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