Tuesday 23 July 2013 

Furness Stay Ahead Of Rivals

Furness Stay Ahead Of Rivals
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Furness maintained their position at the top of the North Lancashire and Cumbria Premier League as both they and nearest challengers Cockermouth won this weekend.

Furness (229 points) beat Carlisle by five wickets, Cockermouth (207) beat Haverigg by eight wickets and third-placed team Cleator (190) also win, overcoming bottom side Wigton by 89 runs.

In the Higson Cup semi-finals, Furness beat Wigton by five wickets to complete a successful weekend and Workington beat Millom by 56 runs to join them in the final.

In the First Division leaders Egremont took a vital win over second-placed Dalton and now lead by 207 points to 190 with Seascale, who beat Cockermouth II by one runs, also on 190 points.

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