Incorporating the Mens & Womens Bowling Associations of the County of Northumberland

Middleton Cup Hopes Ended

The final rink scores are shown below.

P Harvey 12 v S Farish 22

C Yeomans 13 v B Sherwen 24

G Myerscough 21 v D Forster 20

S Harvey 11 v S Irwin 24

C Knott 12 v A Baxter 28

K Bone 12 v S Airey 35

21 ends - Northumberland 81 v Cumbria 153

Match Points: Northumberland 2 points - Cumbria 20 points

The other 3 counties (Lancashire, Lincolnshire, Cumbria) are all still able to top the goup and qualify for the 1/4 finals. The next round of group games is scheduled for 7th July, with the key game being that day - Lancashire v Cumbria (at Manchester), while Northumberland host Lincolnshire at Gosforth BC.

The other group game on Saturday gone saw Lancashire defeat Lincolnshire at Spalding, Lincs. Result: Lincolnshire 113 - 133 Lancashire (4 - 18).

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