Stingless Scorpions Defeated by Swallownest By Roger Bannister Sheffield Publicity
In Sheffield's top division, there are no easy games! After a less than Perfect start Swallownest MW A travelled to Rotherham Scorpions A, it was another journey in a hard fought season, with only a couple of points to show! With a good all-round team performance they came out victors doubling their points for the season!
Meanwhile despite another Jeff Tham hat trick! Abbeydale B at home to Northern General A, could only manage a 5 all draw!
In Division 2 Northern General C played Abbeydale D with Abbeydale winning 7 3 despite Anthony Parkin winning 3. Northern General C played out a draw with Vulcan C!
In 3 a local derby between Abbeydale G and Abbeydale H was played to a predictable 10 nil for the G side. Unless a serious upturn in Abbeydale H's form happens, it appears they are for the drop into Division 4. At Shiregreen B another Abbeydale side, this time the E team came away with a 7 3 victory. Kevin Horseman winning his 3!
Down to 4, and Northern General D managed to pull themselves away from themselves away from the relegation zone with a 8 2 win over bottom place Hallam Grange D. Hallam Grange C lost to Clifton B, with, Jimmy Pugh brushing all his opponents aside! Hallam Grange B demolished Wadsley Bridge A side who lost all their games 3 nil. A 10 zero whitewash! Cricketers prevailed 6 4 in a more even match with Alan Firth winning his 3 in style! High Green A played Crookes G with a good team performance and three from Mick Large ran out 7 3 winners.
Shiregreen C beat Wadsley B 6 4. Wadsley Bridge C faired no better being beaten 8 2 by HSBC, with Peter Hooton and Zhe Dong both winning 3 a piece.
Father and son Steve and Jack Cross once again did the damage for Wadsley Bridge D, against Vulcan K! They both won 3 each and beat Vulcan K 7 3. Hallam Grange E played Abbeydale K, it was an even match, till John Pilling won all his sets. The match went to Hallam Grange 6 4!