Penultimate over triumph for Whimple II

PUBLISHED: 12:52 14 June 2012




Whimple II recorded a thrilling penultimate over three wicket home victory over Kentisbeare.

Alex Evens claimed 3-52 in eleven overs and Jon Bardot bowled far batter than figures of 1-64 suggest as the Mid Devon side closed on 230-6.

The run chase was timed to perfection led by Steve Palfrey with 84 whilst Grant Northover was unbeaten on 65 with Matt Brown at the other not out batsman as the winning line was crossed with one over to go.

Whimple travel to Exmouth III on Saturday.

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