Cross suffer three-wicket defeat

Clay Cross were defeated by Langley Mill United in Division Two of the Derbyshire County Cricket League.

Clay Cross were skittled for 126 after 45.1 overs, J Holmes taking 3-34 and A Bailey 4-38.

Langley Mill captured a three wicket victory in the 42nd over, closing on 127-7.

There was some handy bowling from H Wilmott, 4-30 and B. Clarke 3-30 but batting totals of 53 from Thimal and 34 from P Bailey saw Mill home.

Clay Cross five points, Langley Mill 22.