It was week nine in the Northumberland & Tyneside Cricket League and one of the highlights was a century for Blyth’s Andy Clark in their away win over Alnmouth & Lesbury 2nds.

By Keith Hamblin
Monday, 13th June 2022, 12:43 pm
Updated Monday, 13th June 2022, 12:43 pm

In Division 1, Tillside 1sts went down to a ten wicket home defeat at the hands of Alnmouth & Lesbury 1sts. Tillside were all out for only 69 with Alnmouth 70-0 in reply.

Morpeth 1sts (138-5) had a five wicket home win over Swalwell 1sts, who were 137 all out, whilst Ponteland 1sts, 143-1 with Intisaar Fazal hitting 80, won by nine wickets at home to Annfield Plain 1sts, who were 142 all out.

In Division 2, Berwick 1sts were 200 all out with Elliott Keenan 59 and Jordan Woodcock 58, and they won at home by 104 runs against Bedlington 1sts, who were dismissed for 96, with Lucky Singh taking five wickets.

Alnwick 1sts (182 all out) won by 54 runs away to Ryton 1sts, who were all out for 128.

Blagdon 1sts (195-7) went down to a three wicket home defeat to Bates Vottages 1sts, who replied with 196-7.

Ashington Rugby 1sts made 198-3 with Matthew Tanney on 84 not out, and they won by seven wickets away to Whickham 1sts, who were all out of 197, with Mark Lawrence taking 5-15.

Seaton Burn 1sts (142) lost by seven wickets away to Cowgate 1sts, who were 143-3 in reply.

In Division 3, leaders Warkworth 1sts won by eight wickets away to Cramlington 1sts. Cramlington were 108 all out with Warkworth 111-2.

Andy Clark hit a century (119) as Blyth 1sts posted 218-5 in their innings, winning by 72 runs after they bowled hosts Alnmouth & Lesbury 2nds out for 146 with Harry Clark taking 4-21.

In Division 4, Morpeth 2nds remain just two points behind leaders Clara Vale 1sts following their 65-runs away victory over Kirkley 1sts. Andrew Scott was 130 not out as Morpeth put on 294-8, with Kirkley making 229 in reply, Jack Concannon claiming four of the wickets.

Stobswood 1sts (142) lost by seven wickets at home to Whitley Bay 1sts, who were 144-3 in reply.

And Bomarsund 1sts (224-9 with Dan Gardiner on a century (100)),lost by five runs at home to GEM’s 2nds, who were 229 all out.

In Division 5 North, Ashington Rugby 2nds lead the table after their 120 runs home win over Berwick 2nds. Ashington made a big score of 268-4 with Berwick restricted to 147 all out in reply.

Tillside 2nds (105-7) won by three wickets away to Embleton (104 all out with Charlie Mulvey taking four wickets). And Warenford (105 all out, with Cole Moscrop taking 5-32) lost by 55 runs away to Bedlington 2nds, who were 160 all out.

Rock (134-2) won by eight wickets away to Seaton Burn 2nds (130) and Ulgham 1sts (187 with James Lambton 83) lost by 65 runs at home to Cramlington 2nds, who were 252-4, with Luke Craddock on 86.

In Division 6 North, Alnwick 2nds remain top of the table, claiming maximum points after Bomarsund 2nds conceded. Ulgham 2nds were also awarded the points after Blyth 2nds conceded their game, whilst Warkworth 2nds (147-5) won by five wickets at home to Wooler (145-8).