PSUK Cricket National Championships 2019
The semi finals took place on Wednesday 4th September.
Devon & Cornwall hosted Met & City of London at Braunton CC where they were bowled out for 168. Met / City chased down the total reaching 170 - 5
South Wales & Gwent hosted Northumbria & Durham at Malpas CC where North Durham batted first after a 6hr drive. They closed on 248-7 with Smith 85, Bailey 65 and Stewart 53*. In reply SWG collapsed to 85 all out in 20 overs having been 43-9 at one stage. Stewart 4-12 and Tindale 3-11 ripped the heart out of the SWG batting.
S. Wales & Gwent will now defend the Giffard Plate v Devon & Cornwall at Swindon CC on Wednesday 11th September (1200 start) in a repeat of the 2018 Final.
Met & City of London will play Northumbria & Durham in the Cup Final at Leicestershire CCC, Fischer County Ground, Grace Road on Thursday 19th September (1300 start)
This will be North / Durham 4th appearance in the Police Credit Union Cup Final.
Entry is Free to anyone wishing to send a few hours watching cricket in what is hoped will be a pleasant sunny afternoon at both venues.
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