Denaby & Cadeby – Brampton 125 Denaby 128 for 4 – Victory Hustle – 128 in 65 Minutes

August 1940

Mexborough & Swinton Times August 03

Victory Hustle

Denaby Make 128 in 65 Minutes

Brampton 125 Denaby & Cadeby 128 for 4

Brighter Cricket was the order on Saturday when Denaby and Cadeby, who against Brampton had only 70 minutes to obtain 126 runs, reached 128 for the loss of four wickets with five minutes to spare.

A pleasing feature of the game was the batting of Wright and Pegg for Denaby. Wright scored 54 in 50 minutes, while Pegg in less than 20 minutes had five fours in a total of 29. Holland scored 15.

Pegg and Wright also shone in the field, the former taking four for 37, Robinson took three for 14 and two good catches.

Outstanding batsmen for Brampton were Crookes (22), Birthmore (30), Wardle (34), and Taylor (13). For Brampton Denton had two for 11.











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