Derby success for Leverington

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Champions Leverington won another local derby against a much changed Chatteris seconds that contained some first team regulars by four wickets to make it 14 wins this season in Cambs Junior 2A.

Leverington won the toss in a game that was reduced to 28 overs each due to rain. Chatteris made a blistering start with Connor Cunningham 59 and Alex Platt 43 not out the main stay of the inninngs as Chatteris made 153-5 with John Gill 2-25 being the pick of the bowlers.

Leverington made a poor start losing Glyn Wilson for two but Jacques Steynberg (8x4’s 5x6’s) came in and took the attack to Chatteris bowlers smashing a chanceless 99 not out and was well supported by Jamie Paul 20. Leverington won the game with only 2 balls to spare.

Leverington travel to bottom of the table Soham this week.