Browse leads Coal Aston with 50

In Division One, Calow found runs hard to come by as they were bowled out for 91 with only league sponsor A Horton 44 and J Horton 12 reaching double figures.

Pick of the bowlers for Holmewood were A Howitt 3-11, L Slater 3-28 and J Goodhand 2-12.

Holmewood then ended on 94-2 with M Saville scoring 48 and D Gray 39 not out. Wicket takers for Calow were A Bennett 1-4 and M Smith 1-11.

Chesterfield Barbarians batted first and reached a total of 129-5 with D Hopkinson 53, Tom Peach 47 and J Fletcher 24 being top scorers.

For Coal Aston best bowlers were R Mintoft 3-32, D Hemingway1-18 and J Cross 1-28.

In reply Coal Aston scored 132-5 with L Browse 50, C Timms 24 not out and D Hemingway 15.

Wicket takers for Barbarians were T Fidler 2-16, T Knebel 2-26 and D Dart 1-22.

Holmesfield batted first and reached a total of 137-6 in their allotted overs with D Ward scoring 30, M Rodgers 28 and N Crapper 23.

Wicket takers for Dronfield Woodhouse were C Oldfield 2-10, M Gee 2-26 and T Wilson 2-43 When Dronfield batted they had reached a total of 96-3 off 12 overs with M Dawson 41 and D Drew 24 when a thunderstorm brought the match to a halt.

Wicket takers for Holmesfield were W Helliwell 1-13 and N Crapper 1-26.

In Division Two, Hundall batted first and scored 110-6 with A Senjal scoring 53 and both R Simpson and D Thompson 16.

Pick of the bowlers for Morton were L Ball 2-13, J Williamson 1-0, J Clarke 1-16 and M Kentel 1-24.

Morton then scored 111-2 with R Swallow 50, J Lane 40 and P Holmes 15 not out being top scorers.

The only wicket taker for Hundall was J Stenton who took 2-8.

NFU 5 points Youlgreave 0 points. Youlgreave could not raise a side.

In Division Three, Whittington Wanderers struggled to score runs as in their allotted overs they reached a total of 81-6 with H Lukose 22, J Lukose 21 and D Vickery 13 not out being best batsmen.

Pick of the bowlers for Tupton Rugby Club were N Brown 2-12, M Keshwala 2-13, S Hardwick 1-12 and S Grocutt 1-14.

Tupton then reached their target for the loss of four wickets finishing on 84-4 with S Hardwick 33, A Jepson 19 and S Curry 12 not out being pick of the batsmen.

Wicket takers for Whittington were J Mitchell 2-22, R Prestidge 1-15 and D Whiteley 1-20.

Visitors Apperknowle batted first and reached a total of 118-6 with L Hibbert 50 and R Parker 23 being pick of the batsmen.

Best bowling figures for BALGO were S Turner 3-12, I Womble 1-15 and D Beecroft 1-27.

In the closest game of the week BALGO fell just three runs short of their target ending on 115-7 with D Beecroft scoring 50 and D Budd 34 for Apperknowle. M Hibbert took 2-24.

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