Bournemouth Daily Echo – SKIPPER Chris Park expressed his delight after Dorset opened their Unicorns Championship campaign with an emphatic 92-run victory over Wiltshire.

Summary

  • SKIPPER Chris Park expressed his delight after Dorset opened their Unicorns Championship campaign with an emphatic 92-run victory over Wiltshire.
  • The hosts picked up the five wickets they required in quick time on the final day at Sherborne School to begin their three-day quest in impressive fashion.
  • With the visitors requiring a further 184 to win on the final day, it took Dorset just 12 deliveries to make a breakthrough.
  • “Three days of hot weather and a very dry pitch helped a little but there are not many better spin bowlers around than him,” added Park.
  • Park reclaimed the wicketkeeping gloves from Ed Ellis during the second innings after sustaining a finger injury while batting on day one.


Read more…