Sidmouth Under-15s make flying start to new indoor competition

Sidmouth’s Under-15 indoor team have made a flying start to a new competition being held at the Devon Cricket Centre.

The Fortfield youngsters are contesting a round-robin Wednesday night competition and the first night of action saw them defeat both Bradninch and Exeter.

Batting first against Bradninch, the Sidmouth team scored 117-1 in their 10 overs with Byron Knowles (27), Tom Simmons (25) and Jordan Fowler (24), the principle run getters.

The Mid Devon side were then restricted to 56-3 with Knowles (1-9) the wicket taker and there were two run-outs.

In their second game they restricted Exeter to 62-4 with Jordan Fowler and Luke Davis amongst the wickets.

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They then eased home thanks to an unbeaten 25 from Simmons.

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