Liverpool Echo Knockout results - Park too much for old rivals - Sutton's Natalie lines up Northern's giants
Thursday 9th June 2022

 The Liverpool Echo Invitation Cricket Knockout Trophy  
 First Round  

Birkenhead Park came up trumps at Neston with Mark Rowland hitting 73 of their 152-7. Neston were restricted to 118 all out in reply.

NESTON 118 (18.2 overs) (Wilson 34, Manchett 30)
v BIRKENHEAD PARK 152-7 (20.0) (Rowland 73, Hird 18)

Result: Birkenhead Park won by 34 runs
Toss: Neston

Second Division Sutton will host ECB Premier League giants Northern, as their prize for beating Southport Trinity at the Rookery.

Sutton reached 132-9 and then bowled out Trinity for 74 with Natalie Brown being the heroine of the evening, taking 4-15.

SOUTHPORT TRINITY 74 (14.0) (Francis 19; Miss N Brown 4-15)
v SUTTON 132-9 (20.0) (Smith 34, Green 27; MK Prince 4-23)

Result: Sutton won by 58 runs
Toss: Sutton