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First Division - Maghull halted by Jordan's flow
Saturday 9th May 2015

Maghull's lead has been cut to one point following their comprehensive defeat by Colwyn Bay, who move up to fourth. Jordan Evans was the Bay's hero as he hit 110 (135 balls, 9x4s, 5x6s) out of a declared total of 220-6 after 47 overs. Maghull then crumbled to 116 all out as Samad Fallah took 5-47.  scorecard

Sefton Park are now second after winning by four wickets at Bull Hey. Aaron Redmond led the way for Wigan with 63 as they reached 190-6d with Peter Kelly taking 3-40 after a delayed start. Sefton were in trouble at 116-6 but Daniel Kelly (49*) and Fraser Hill (37*) turned things around with an unbroken stand of 75.  scorecard

Rainford recorded the highest score of the day, 258-5d against Liverpool, Joseph Noctor top scoring with 60 as Neil Clarkson took 3-86. The total was out of reach for Liverpool as they slid to 97-8 before being finally dismissed for 139 with Oliver Jump taking 5-35.  scorecard

Ainsdale batted for 54.3 overs at Newton le Willows before declaring at 190-5 with Mark Lucas (52) and Kyle Marshall (47) taking the batting honours. Newton were then bowled out for 148 following a recovery from 103-8 thanks to Mike Walkden (48). Adam Friar claimed 6-56.  scorecard

Northop Hall's last pair hung on for a draw in the North Wales derby at Smithy Lane against Prestatyn who only had three batsmen who reached double figures in a total of 149 where Danny Nolan took 3-25. Hall's batting fell away and at one stage were 42-7 but they ended on 111-9. Keiron New taking 3-21 and Danny Davies 3-37.  scorecard

Heavy rain left Ruskin Drive unplayable resulting in the St Helens Town's match against Fleetwood Hesketh being abandoned without a ball being bowled.  scorecard

results

 FIRST DIVISION 
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bonus points

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. . . .   . .   . .   .   . W W D/L D/L pen .
. P W WCn WDf T D (D) L

LCn

LDf

ND (ND) Ab bat bwl bat bwl pts

PTS

   
. . 20 25 25 15 .   . -10 -10 5   5 . . . . . .    
1    Maghull 3   2   0   0   0   0   (0)   1   0   0   0   (0)   0   2   5   1   3   0   51    
2    Sefton Park 3   2   0   0   0   0   (0)   0   0   0   0   (0)   1   5   0   0   0   0   50    
3    Rainford 3   1   0   0   0   0   (0)   2   0   0   0   (0)   0   5   0   7   9   0   41    
=4    Colwyn Bay 3   1   0   0   0   0   (0)   0   0   0   1   (0)   1   5   0   0   0   0   35    
=4    St Helens Town 3   1   0   0   0   0   (0)   0   0   0   1   (0)   1   5   0   0   0   0   35    
6    Ainsdale 3   1   0   0   0   0   (0)   1   0   0   0   (0)   1   4   0   0   4   0   33    
7  Liverpool 3   1   0   0   0   0   (0)   1   0   0   1   (0)   0   3   0   2   2   0   32    
8  Newton le Willows 3   1   0   0   0   0   (0)   2   0   0   0   (0)   0   0   0   3   4   0   27    
9  Wigan 3   0   0   0   0   0   (0)   2   0   0   0   (0)   1   0   0   8   7   0   20   .
10  Fleetwood Hesketh 3   0   0   0   0   0   (0)   1   0   0   0   (0)   2   0   0   2   5   0   17    
11    Northop Hall 3   0   0   0   0   1   (0)   0   0   0   1   (0)   1   0   0   1   5   0   16    
12    Prestatyn 3   0   0   0   0   2   (0)   1   0   0   0   (0)   0   0   0   6   8   0   14