George Benton helped dig Paignton out of a hole by swishing a brisk 44 down the order to get then up to 172 all out. Paignton were 68 for five with Dan Wolf (32) long gone and Chris Kelmere just out for a second-ball duck. Benton and Rob Shergold (15) added 35 for the seventh wicket, crucial in the context of a low-scoring game. Another stand of 32 involving Benton and Justin Mann (29no) helped Paignton to their eventual total. Manns ninth-wicket stand of 30 with Stephen George was also critical. Steve Bond (4-33) took out the Paignton top five and Jack Ford (3-30) mopped up at the end. Bideford openers James Ford (76) and Tom Brend (29) made a sizeable dent in the deficit, wiping off the first 76 needed. Ford batted on and on he faced 122 balls and hit 10 of them for four but lacked back-up. The game got away from Bideford when they went from 124 for four to 134 for eight, James Ford among them. Jack Ford (16) hung around for a while, but once he fell to George (2-23) the end wasnt far away. Wolf and Cole Harford led the bowling effort for Paignton with three wickets each.