Parry and Woods' stunning stand sets up Torrisholme win

A stunning opening stand between Chris Parry and Daniel Woods helped Torrisholme to a 96-run win over bottom side Fylde in the Palace Shield Premier Division on Saturday.

Tuesday, 2nd August 2016, 5:00 am
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 6:01 pm
Torrisholme's Chris Parry.

Parry finished unbeaten on 98 while Woods made 86 as Matt Jackson’s men moved out of the relegation places in style.

After posting 203-2 after being put into bat at Boundary Meadow the visitors were then reduced to 107-8, Jackson leading from the front with 4-26 from his 15 overs.

The Fylde top five all failed to reach double figures with the runs coming down the order.

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Garry Hebblethwaite finished unbeaten on 28 while Anthony Churchill made 24 having earlier taken the two Torrisholme wickets to fall.

Graham Lee also chipped in with 2-24 as the hosts were convincing winners.

They next travel to second in the table Vernon Carus on Saturday.