Second Eleven Performances of the Day -
Andy Gill and Nathan Beaver
Saturday 16th May 2015
Bootle's Andy Gill bowled 12 overs unchanged at Moor Park and took 8-12 as Northern were skittled for 47 in 23.2 overs.
Ashley McDonald (32*) and Adam Burton (20*) then wrapped up proceedings after 8.2 overs to give Bootle a win by 9 wickets.
NORTHERN 47 (23.2 overs) (M Garcia 22; AP Gill 8-12)
v BOOTLE 52-1 (8.2) (McDonald 32*, Burton 20*)
Result: Bootle won by 9 wickets
Points: Northern (0 pts), Bootle (20 pts + 5 bowl pts)
Along the bypass at Cricket Path, Wallasey's 17 year old Nathan Beaver took his first hat trick. He had Formby's Ben Aitchison caught by Wallasey captain, Richard Sutton, with the last ball of one over and then bowled Andrew Kenyon with the first ball of his next. His hat trick ball trapped Blake Polson lbw to leave the home side reeling at 112-6. They were eventually dismissed for 138 and lost by eight wickets.
138 (40.3) (Kenyon 50, Aitchison 44; Keogh 6-40, NC Beaver 3-17 inc hat
v WALLASEY 140-2 (20.2) (Miles 87*, S Williams 38* [126-3rd wkt])
Result: Wallasey won by 8 wickets
Points: Formby (2 bat pts + 1 bowl pt), Wallasey (20 pts)
NOTE: Thanks to those concerned for drawing attention to Nathan's hat trick as it was not referred to on the match's scorecard on ldcc.play-cricket.com.