Young Bideford keep cup

17:23 11 September 2012

Celebration time for Bideford's cup winning youngsters

Celebration time for Bideford's cup winning youngsters

Archant

Bideford Cricket Club U12s have won the Graham Harris Cup for the second successive year, beating Filleigh in the final at Westward Ho!.

The cup is contested by U12 teams from North Devon clubs and schools and the final was finally played after four previous attempts were defeated by the weather.

Filleigh made a good start, with Ollie Squire scoring 25 before retiring and Lewis Williams kept the score moving with 26, but the Bideford bowlers never let the total get away from them, restricting Filleigh to 107- 6.

The Bideford batsmen responded, with captain Carl Stanbury leading the way with an aggressive 28 before retiring. Helped by 53 extras from the Filleigh bowlers, Bideford were taken to victory by an excellent innings of 23 not out by Jamie Lathwell, with four overs to spare.

0 comments

Other Sport Stories

15:48

The Robins were beaten 2-1 in Division One South and West on Saturday

Read more
Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Carol Anne Diamonds and Titans were both in action in South West Regional League One

Read more
Wednesday, November 30, 2016

There were wins for Appledore and Torridgeside in the South West Peninsula League at the weekend. Here’s this week’s round-up

Read more
Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Barnstaple suffered a third consecutive 1-0 defeat in the Evo-Stik Southern League Division One South and West on Tuesday night

Read more
Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Tickets for the event go on sale on tomorrow (Thursday)

Read more
Tuesday, November 29, 2016

North Devon league football was back in action this weekend. Here’s this week’s round-up.

Read more
Tuesday, November 29, 2016

A late try from Richie Norman sealed a 12-5 victory for Bideford against Okehampton in the Tribute South West One West on Saturday

Read more
Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Barry Yeo’s side lost 1-0 to the Bristol side in Division One South and West on Saturday

Read more
Tuesday, November 29, 2016

North Devon angling scene, with Tony Gussin

Read more
Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Barum picked up a bonus point win in the National League Two South at Pottington on Saturday

Read more

Most Read Sport

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 9°C

min temp: 8°C

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Competitions
North Devon Football League
Order Photos
Family notices
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the North Devon Gazette e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Local business directory

North Devon's trusted business finder

Find planning applications