Thornton Dale were put into bat at Heslerton making a promising but patient start
before Adrian Turnbull (32) was bowled by Dan Jeminson with the score on 69 in the
27th over. Andy Hill (63) and Mathew Todd (40) added a further 63 before the former
was stumped by Sam Triffitt. Todd soon followed and the visitors resistance was over
slipping to 165-7 after their 45 overs, Dan Jeminson claiming (4-49).
Heslerton made an equally impressive reply with Paul Bowes and Ryan Wharton (38)
featuring in an opening partnership of 93 before Wharton was caught by Colin Lockwood.
Bowes continued to 68 before falling LBW leaving the door open for Sam Triffitt to
bring the match to a swift conclusion, smashing 5 x sixes in an unbeaten 37 and victory
for the home team by 7 wickets.
Andy Hill hits 63 for Thornton Dale
Adrian Turnbull (32) features in an opening partnership of 69 with Andy Hill
Mathew Todd (40) increases the Thornton Dale scoring rate
Ryan Wharton (38) helps Paul Bowes add 93 for Heslerton’s opening partnership