Yarcombe all set for must win encounter with Upottery

PUBLISHED: 10:05 10 July 2013 | UPDATED: 10:05 10 July 2013

Yarcombe and Stockland went down by 148 runs in their E Division game played at the ground of All Saints CC.

Rex Helston was the most successful of the home bowlers, finishing with figures of 3-44 as visiting Whimple chalked up an imposing 301-4 declared after 45 of their 50 overs.

Only John Rich offered any significant resistance as the reply floundered on 153.

Yarcombe sit second bottom in the section, just four points better off than basement side Upottery.

On Saturday they travel to Upottery for a game that neither side can afford to lose.

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