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Bamburgh Castle v Tillside


Bamburgh Castle tasted victory for the first time this season with a four-wicket win over Tillside on Sunday.

Batting first, Tillside were 43-6 after 20 overs, thanks to a brilliant opening bowling spell by Andrew Wright.

Tillside’s Gavin Turnbull and Liam Hindmarsh added some resistance before Tillside were eventually dismissed for 102.

Wicket-takers for Bamburgh were Andrew Wright (4-10), Tom Woodburn (3-33) and a wicket each for Tom Lakey, Davy Johnston and Eric Nicholson.

In reply, Bamburgh overhauled Tillside’s total in the 31st over, posting a winning score of 103-6.

Tom Lakey was the top scorer, with a knock of 22.

The pick of the bowling for Tillside was Rutherford with 2-13 off five overs.

The match was sponsored by Castle Inn, Bamburgh.