SLIDESHOW: Netherfield cruise to win over Lancaster

Another below par batting display saw Lancaster fall to their second defeat in as many games away at Netherfield.

Netherfield 130-2

Netherfield captain Marc Brown walking off after being caught by Lee Sparks off the bowling of Ben Simm. Picture: Richard Edmondson

Netherfield captain Marc Brown walking off after being caught by Lee Sparks off the bowling of Ben Simm. Picture: Richard Edmondson

Northern Premier League 
Division One

Lancaster lost by eight wickets at Netherfield on Saturday.

Ben Simm’s side were bowled out for 128 in the 41st over with New Zealand professional Michael Barry top scoring with 32.

Saliya Saman, who got the wicket of Barry, and Nathan Chambers took three apiece with Ben Phillips and Mark Clarkson chipping in with 
two.

In reply, the hosts knocked off the runs in just 21 overs.

Captain Simm took both wickets for Lancaster but 42 from Ben Barrow and 35 from skipper Marc Brown helped Netherfield to of victory.

The Lune Road side were then left disappointed as their pitch was deemed 
unfit for play against Chorley on Monday.