Beverley Chase Down Whitkirk With Ease To Claim Opening Day Victory

Beverley Chase Down Whitkirk With Ease To Claim Opening Day Victory
Chase Down Whitkirk With Ease To Claim Opening Day Victory

got their new season off to a perfect start as they beat newly promoted Whitkirk by nine wickets at the .

won the toss for and elected to field, a decision that proved to be a decisive one as his bowlers dispatched Whitkirk for just 130 runs inside 36 overs.

was back to his best with the ball in hand as the all rounder bagged five wickets finishing with figures of 5-45.

, sporting a new look for the new season also put in a good performance picking three wickets for just 26 runs.

In reply showed their dominance with bat needing just 30 overs and losing one wicket to chase down the required target and claim full points.

Opener top scored for the Beavers with 71 while the left-hander   finished the day unbeaten on 45.

Elsewhere ’s second team earned just six points as they lost by 8 wickets to Hornsea. Batting first Town posted a score of 267 as   led the charge with the bat.

Dobson  scored a magnificent 162 in an innings that included an incredible 24 4s.

His efforts however could not be matched by the beavers bowling attack as Hornsea chased down the total for the loss of just two wickets.

’s third team also suffered an opening day defeat.  won the toss and put Welton & Brough into bat. The visitors racked up a formidable total ending their innings 270 that included a century from Rees Duerden (102).

(29) and Liam Feasey (35) did their part with the bat though it was the visitors who took maximum a points as they won the match by 102 runs.

Beverley’s first team are at home again this coming Saturday as they welcome Sessay to Norwood for what will be a tougher test for the Grantham and his side.

  • Photos from the match featuring Beverley Town CC Vs Whitkirk

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