Champions on course for title defence

Sandford St Martin took a big step towards retaining their Banbury Indoor Cricket League title on Tuesday.

Sunday, 6th March 2016, 8:43 am
Updated Sunday, 6th March 2016, 8:44 am
Chris Thompson helped Sandford St Martin to victory against Great & Little Tew

The division one champions beat Great & Little Tew by four wickets.

Tew made 110-4 with Joe White 42no and Andy Harris 32no top scoring. Chris Thompson took 2-25 and then 28no as he and Martin Anson 27no saw Sandford home.

Marcus Ireland 27no and Jack Murphy 25no helped Shipston-on-Stour to beat Cropredy by 15 runs despite the efforts of Tom Bunting 45 and Joe Fox 43.

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Ollie Murrey 29 and Mark Pallet 20 top scored as Banbury beat Hook Norton by 17 runs despite Tom Rothwell taking 3-46 and David White hitting 19 runs.

Baranus Ali 44no led the way as Ruscote beat Broughton & North Newington 67 runs while James Morgan 18 led the reply.