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Devonald stars as Tish beat Cresselly

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ST ISHMAELS’ Brennan Devonald took five wickets and then finished unbeaten on 48 to see his side to victory over Cresselly on Saturday (Jul 20).

Cresselly won the toss and elected to bat but they were bowled out for 231 inside 43 overs.

They lost Dan Sutton early as Brennan Devonald made the breakthrough but Neal Williams and Simon Cole shared 92 runs for the second wicket.

Cole hit six fours as he scored 49 but he was then trapped leg before by Andrew Pawlett.

Williams hit seven fours in his score of 53 but he was then bowled by Pawlett as Cresselly were reduced to 126-3.

Iwan Izzard and Dan Cherry shared 64 runs for the fourth wicket before Cherry was caught by Daniel Richards off the bowling of Pawlett on a score of 28 that included two fours and a six.

Izzard hit six fours and three sixes as his score of 59 came from 44 balls but he was then bowled by Pawlett.

That left Cresselly on 221-5 and seemingly looking at a big total, but Tish had other ideas.

Devonald had Alex Bayley caught by Daniel Richards and he then took the catch to dismiss Tom Murphy and give Pawlett his fifth wicket.

Devonald then had Ryan Lewis caught by Jordan Milich and with the next two balls he bowled Sam Harts and Josh Lewis to claim a hat trick.

That meant that Cresselly’s last five wickets fell for ten runs and set Tish 232 to win the game.

Tish lost opener Peter Bradshaw early on when he was caught by Sam Harts off the bowling of Tom Murphy.

Daniel Richards and Harry Nicholas then shared 48 runs for the second wicket with Richards making his way to a score of 43.

He hit six fours and a six in his knock but he was then caught by Simon Cole off the bowling of Murphy.

Nicholas and Phil Cockburn then shared an excellent stand worth 103 runs to put their side in a strong position.

Nicholas made a score of 35 but he was then bowled by Ryan Lewis.

Cockburn and Devonald then shared 67 runs to put Tish on the brink of victory.

Cockburn hit ten fours and a six as he made an excellent score of 86 before he was bowled by Tom Arthur.

Devonald hit five fours and two sixes as his score of 48 came from 31 balls. His last four sent Tish to victory.

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Lawrenny earn big win over Whitland

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LAWRENNY got their 2021 season off to the perfect start on Saturday (May 1) as they beat Whitland by 189 runs.

Whitland won the toss and elected to field but they could only watch as the home side piled on the runs before being bowled out for 264.

Kyle Marsh top scored with a score of 81 while Kurtis Mars also scored 45.

Tom Cole added 32 and James Phillips chipped in with a score of 29 as they batted well.

Wayne Howells and Jonathan Thomas finished with identical figures of 2-27 as Whitland’s bowling did at least keep the score below 300.

Whitland knew they would need to bat well to knock off the runs needed but came up against Ryan Morton who took four wickets for the loss of 17 runs.

Kurtis Marsh also claimed two wickets without conceding any runs as the visitors chances got smaller and smaller.

Geraint Jones did score 30 for Whitland but that was as good as it got as they were bowled out for just 75.

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Town earn comfortable win against Narberth

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HAVERFORDWEST got their season off to a good start on Saturday (May 1) as they beat Narberth by by 104 runs.

Narberth won the toss but elected to field first which would ultimately be a decision that would come back to haunt them.

The Town almost reached 200 runs, finishing their innings on 187-8.

Dai Davies top scored for the home side with a knock of 70 which included six fours and one six. He shared a third wicket stand of 49 with Mickey Jones.

Jones hit five fours in his knock of 46 before being caught off the bowling of Louis Hough.

Ben Hughes then had Ben Field caught by Hough to leave Town on 86-4.

Davies was joined in the middle by Jake Merry and the pair shared another good stand, worth 74 runs for the fifth wicket.

However, Merry fell for 32 and soon after Davies was out on 70 as Narberth hit back.

Ben Quartermaine picked up two late wickets as they were able to restrict their hosts to under 200.

Narberth’s opening pair shared 36 runs as they made a good start to their innings but wickets began to fall in quick succession and the 2019 Division 2 Champions were soon 36-4.

Jordan Howell scored 18 but he was his side’s top scorer as Will Phillips took four wickets for the loss of 15 runs for Town.

Ben Quartermaine scored 17 but he fell to Clive Tucker who went on to finish with figures of 3-15.

There was also two wickets for Dai Davies as Town bowled Narberth out for just 83.

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Carew prove too strong for Tish

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CAREW’s Iori Hicks picked up a five-wicket haul on Saturday (May 1) to help his side to victory over St Ishmaels.

Tish won the toss but elected to field first and that gave the visitors the chance to build a good total.

They made a steady start, reaching 40-1 after the first 11 overs. They made a series of 32-run partnerships as opening bat Brian Hall made his way to a half century.

Lewis Hicks made a score of 24 before he was bowled by Andrew Pawlett but when Shaun Whitfield was caught by Peter Bradshaw off the bowling of Jonathan Pawlett, the visitors had slipped to 92-4.

Hall and James Hinchcliffe then shared a stand worth 45 runs for the fifth wicket as they looked to accelerate the score.

Hinchcliffe was caught off the bowling of Andrew Pawlett on a score of 19. Hall was joined by Luke Hicks and the pair shared another good stand.

Hall reached his half century but was then caught by Andrew Pawlett off the bowling of Brennan Devonald on a score of 52, leaving Carew on 176-6.

Hicks then took over as he thumped three sixes in a score of 35 but he was then run out.

Iori Hicks and Ceri Brace both finished unbeaten with a six to their name as Tish were set 202 to win the game.

However, their reply did not get off to the best of starts as they lost three wickets in quick succession, all to the bowling of Rhys Davies, leaving them on 15-3.

They faced an uphill task from then on but Harry Nicholas and Brennan Devonald did their best to get their side back in the contest.

They shared 46 for the fourth wicket but then saw Devonald caught off the bowling of Whitfield on a score of 41.

Tish were not out of the game though as Nicholas was joined by Jonathan Pawlett and the pair shared 63 runs for the fifth wicket.

Nicholas reached his half century but was then out on a score of 51 and Pawlett was out to Iori Hicks on a score of 37.

Hicks then took over matters as he picked up four further wickets, including two ducks, to finish with figures of 5-15.

It meant that Tish were bowled out for 154.

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