Leverington in derby win

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Leverington had a last over win against March thirds in the top of the table clash in Cambs Junior 2A.

Leverington again bowled first and restricted March to 130 for nine off their 40 overs. Aaron Cobb was the pick of the bowlers with 3-29 and was well supported by John Gill 3-34 and James Barnard 2-26, playing his first game of the season. Pat Ringham 29 top scored for March.

Leverington made a quick start in reply with 39 runs coming before Wilson 11 was out. March’s Matt Hubbard 4-23 was the best bowler and was backed up well by Stuart Fox as Leverington lost wickets at regular intervals with Jacques Steynberg 25 and James Dod 26 top scoring.

Leverington needed two runs to win in the last over and March only needed one more wicket to win. Adam Fairbrother 21 not out saw Leverington home with only four balls remaining.

Leverington take on second place Little Downham this weekend.