Junior cricket: Joe the inspiration as Lyons U15s sink Durham City

Hetton Lyons Under-15s opened their Durham Cricket Board Central Division's Ken Ferguison Memorial Trophy campaign with an 89-run defeat of Durham City.

Saturday, 28th April 2018, 8:30 am
Hetton Lyons U15 batsman Joe Weightman on his way to a half-century against Durham City

Joe Weightman led the way with an excellent 52 not out before retiring. He was supported by Taylor Vout, who made 31, as Lyons reached 124-4 from their 20 overs.

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Lyons’ bowlers limited City to 35 all out in their reply.

Luke Husband was the pick of the bowlers, taking three wickets for five runs. Wicketkeeper Joseph Holmes had a night to remember, taking five stumpings in the match.