Doddington fall short

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Doddington made a thrilling run chase against Thriplow in CCA Senior League Division 2.

Thriplow, batting first, posted a competitive 252-6 with Jamie Long 2-44, Rishi Brahmbhatt 2-68 and Ryan Wright 2-60.

The home side were 245 all out in the last over with Kiran Brahmbhatt 68, Ant Bamford 59 and Nick Usher 42 scoring well.

In CCA Junior League Division 4A the 2nd XI travelled to Bluntisham and were put into bat, posting 125-9 from their 40 overs with Martin Bamford 43.

Nick Hornsby 2-34 and John Palmer 1-35 bowled the top order out but Bluntisham looked to be cruising with 79-3 at drinks. Under 14 player Archie Palmer was unlucky to be wicketless.

A great team performance in the field, combined with a spell of excellent bowling from Steve Catling 3-7 and Scott Bamford 3-11, had the hosts all out for 110 with 7.3 overs remaining.