Yorkshire Ridings far too strong for Kent & Surrey
Yorkshire Ridings 207 for 8 (N.Allan 62, A.Lees 53; T.Martenstyn 4-42) defeated Kent & Surrey 96 for 4 (J. Denton-Smith 35, P.Bradley 2-13).
Yorkshire remained undefeated as they swept past Kent & Surrey by a convincing 111 runs. Bating first, Ridings reached the imposing total of 207 largely thanks to Neville Allan (62) and Alan Lees (53). For kent & Surrey, Trevor Martenstyn took 4 wickets. Kent & Surrey’s chase never threatened the Yorshiremen and they finished their allotted overs on 96 for 4. Paul Bradley took the bowling honours with 2 for 13.
Player of the Match: Trevor Martenstyn
Umpires: Les White and Barry Toombs
Scorer: Eric Balakrishnan
Going into the final day of the Malta Seniors Cricket Festival, three teams (Yorkshire Ridings, Berkshire and Warwickshire) all have a chance of lifting the trophy. Berks will be looking for a convincing victory over Essex to leapfrog Warks on Net Run
Standings after Day 4 of the Malta Seniors Cricket Festival:
1) Yorkshire Ridings - Played 3 - Won 3 / Lost 0
2) Berkshire - Played 3 - Won 2 / Lost 1
3) Warwickshire - Played 3 - Won 2 / Lost 1
4) Essex - Played 3 - Won 1 / Lost 2
5) Kent & Surrey - Played 4 - Won 0 / Lost 4