ISLAND CRICKET EXETER EVENING LEAGUE
TOPSHAM St James defeated both the weather and Newton St Cyres in the latest round of Island Cricket Exeter T20 matches, as theirs was the only game played in the league!
The Tops batted first and raced to 184-5 from their 20 overs, with Alex Sparkes blasting 72 and supporting roles from Tom Richardson (34) and Theo Miller (31). Tom Dowle (2-30) and Dave Church (2-27) were the pick of St Cyres[‘ bowling.
The visitors never really got going in reply, labouring to 65-6 when their overs ran out, skipper Church top scoring with 24. Callum Treleaven and Brian Jeary both took two wickets apiece for the home side.
No scheduled fixtures
Topsham St. James 184-5 (A.Sparkes 72, T.Richardson 34, T.Miller 31, D.Church 2-27, T.Dowle 2-30). Newton St. Cyres 65-6 (D.Church 24, B.Jeary 2-6, C.Treleaven 2-7). Topsham St. James beat Newton St. Cyres by 119 runs.
Met Office vs Alphington. No play, rain – Met Office (1pt), Alphington (1pt).