Sunday's knockout results -
McGladdery tiles the way for Ormskirk to take sixth T20 title in seven years
Sunday 7th July 2019
|ORMSKIRK CC -
L&DCC VITALITY CLUB T20 WINNERS - 2019
back row (l-r): G
Knight, J Thompson, JM Armstrong, RS Maddock, TW Hartley, IR
front row (l-r): HJ Rankin, RF Rankin, NT Caunce (captain), TR McGladdery, GID Lavelle.
Ormskirk are once again T20 kings of the L&DCC.
In the first match on the Vitality CLUB T20 Finals Day at Ormskirk CC, Bootle comfortably beat Southport and Birkdale by nine wickets.
Ormskirk followed by beating New Brighton by 32 runs and then Bootle by 62 runs to become T20 champions for the sixth time in seven years.
Tyler McGladdery was both villain and hero of the afternoon. He was dismissed first ball in Ormskirk's first match against New Brighton but more than made up for it in the final against Bootle. He hit an unbeaten 100 from 61 balls with 6x4s and 7x6s and added 99 for the third wicket with Robert Rankin (50).
first semi final
114-1 (12.5 overs) (Hale 55*, Davies 38*)
v SOUTHPORT AND BIRKDALE 113 (17.3) (Phillips 25, Yates 22)
Result: Bootle won by 9 wickets
second semi final
123-8 (20) (Clarke 42, Cooke 29; HJ Rankin 4-16)
v ORMSKIRK 155-8 (20) (Armstrong 63, Hartley 27*; LC Botes 3-30, Clarke 3-41)
Result: Ormskirk won by 32 runs
Toss: New Brighton
120-8 (20) (Kershaw 54*, Purser 21; Caunce 4-17)
v ORMSKIRK 182-3 (20) (McGladdery 100*, RF Rankin 50)
Result: Ormskirk won by 62 runs
draw and scorecards
Ormskirk will now meet Burnley (Lancashire League) whilst Garstang (Northern League) play the winners of the Bolton League's T20 competition on Area Finals Day at Ormskirk on Sunday July 28th.
Bolton are playing their semi finals (Farnworth v Lostock and Horwich RMI v Bradshaw) on Friday July 12th with the final a week later on Friday July 19th.
The Liverpool Echo Invitation Cricket Knockout Trophy - third round
FORMBY 183-4 (20) (Taibu 62, Oldham 43, Atkinson 34*)
v NEW VICTORIA 67 (18.2) (Rahman 16; Oldham 3-14, Underwood 3-15)
Result: Formby won by 116 runs
Toss: New Victoria