Cookley slip up against leaders

First published in Sport

COOKLEY lost by three wickets to Worcestershire League Division Two leaders Burghill and Tillington.

After been put into bat against the league leaders, Al Ray took the game to Burghill’s Kiwi overseas opening bowler with a superb 63 from 62 balls.

Despite Mark Bennett’s 51 and late cameos from Jackie Taylor (34) and Gary Mills (24), the innings petered out to 255.

Burghill knocking off the total to win by three wickets with 14 balls to spare.

Cookley are at home to Bewdley on Saturday and Malvern on Monday (both games 1pm start).

The seconds lost to relegation rivals Belbroughton.

Mike Wood struck 88 runs as Cookley made 189-4 in their 50 overs.

But Belbroughton scraped home with four balls and

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree