Dalton has Pagnton II in a spin


- Credit: Archant

Sidmouth 2nd sealed a 12th successive victory to as the Fortfield side move ever closer to a ninth 2nd XI premier title in the last 12 years, after a quick-fire ten wicket win at Paignton II.

It seems the home side were in awe of the Sidmouth batting for the Paignton skipper wasted no time in choosing to bat on what did look a wicket favour the bowlers!

Billy Gater and Fionn Wardrop bowled superbly in the early stages with Gater picking up three wickets and Wardrop the one before Miles Dalton became the star of the show, returning the extraordinary figures of five wickets for four runs!

The leg spinner was hit for just a single scoring shot in six overs!

As a result of the Sidmouth bowling effort the home side were all out in double quick time for a meagre 63.

You may also want to watch:

The run chase was over in even quicker time as Harvey Sargent and Anthony Dibble made sure that a maximum points success was sealed.

This weekend, with the Folk Festival in full swing, Sidmouth II decamp to the University of Exeter ground at Topsham where they will meet Budleigh II.

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter
Comments powered by Disqus