through to final at Leigh
Sunday 24th August 2003
Wallasey secured a place in the final of the Littlewoods Gaming Knockout Trophy at Leigh on Sunday September 14th after a six wicket victory at Northern.
Northern chose to bat under a grey sky and found themselves 62-4 (David Brown 35). James Cole (46) added 64 with Unsworth (23) and with Shaun Petafi adding 23*, the innings closed at 168-7 with Paul Thistlewaite (2-28), former Northern player Nick Doggett (2-32) and Paul Strang (2-36).
Wallasey lost captain Mike Beaver for 4 before Dave Hadden added 43 with Rob Turnbull (7). Phil Luxon joined Hadden (36) and took charge, finishing with 64* as Wallasey reached their target with 169-4 after 37.1 overs.