Bridgeholme in five wicket win

BRIDGEHOLME dealt Low Moor’s Towergate Halifax League Division Two title hopes a blow, beating them by five wickets.

Charles Holdsworth received no support, from his Low Moor colleagues and made 95 in his side’s 155 from 42 overs, S. Ramzan picking up four for 36.

Moor struggled to get to grips with the batting as Ramzan (30), M. Abid (79 no) and Mohammed Basharat (28) put on the runs that saw Bridgeholme through.

The seconds did not fare so well at Old Crossleyans going down by 73 runs. O.Davy-Day (46), B.Fielden (38) and A.Thomas (33) were the high scorers in their 180 total.

The home side had made 253 for five with R.Manir hitting an unbeaten 114.