Sunday's results -
Northern win L&DCC Vitality CLUB T20 after holders are skittled in semis
Sunday 11th July 2021
Vitality CLUB T20 - L&DCC Finals Day
Ormskirk lost their grip of the L&DCC's Vitality CLUB T20 Trophy that they have held since 2015 when they were skittled for 64 in reply to Leigh's 185-6 in the semi finals at Brook Lane, Ormskirk today. It was Ormskirk's first defeat since they lost to Northern in the 2014 final.
Meanwhile, earlier in the day, Northern posted 186-8 against Wallasey with Chris Laker and Liam Grey adding 132 for the second wicket. Ryan Maddock then took 4-16 and Laker, 3-24, as Wallasey were bowled out for 97.
In the final, Northern bowled out Leigh for 116 (Justin Snow 3-16) and romped to victory by nine wickets in 15.1 overs with openers Chris Laker and Jack Boardman hitting 97 in 12.2 overs. Laker played second fiddle in the partnership and was out for 29 but Boardman went on to an unbeaten 75 from 52 balls with 8x4s and 3x6s.
Northern last won the trophy in 2014 having previously held it in 2012 when they beat Bootle in the final.
Vitality CLUB T20 - first semi final
NORTHERN 186-8 (20.0 overs)
(LB Grey 83, Laker 56 [132-2nd wkt]; DM Beaver 4-20)
v WALLASEY 97 (17.4) (Cross 22, Meehan 21; Maddock 4-16, Laker 3-24)
Result: Northern by 89 runs
Vitality CLUB T20 - second semi final
ORMSKIRK 64 (13.3) (Armstrong 28;
Mason 3-17, Allan 3-21)
v LEIGH 185-6 (20.0) (Hulbert 43*, Hurst 29, Hibbert 28*, Dorsey 27)
Vitality CLUB T20 - final
NORTHERN 119-1 (15.1)
(Boardman 75*, Laker 29 [97-1st wkt])
v LEIGH 116 (18.5) (Dorsey 26, Hulbert 24; Snow 3-16)
the full draw
the season's scoreboards
the L&DCC's T20 season by season
Area Finals on
Regional Finals on August 15th
National Final tbc