Scurr the star as Eppleton outgun Tudhoe in cup thriller

Eppleton progressed in the Sir Hedworth Williamson Cup with a six-wicket victory over Tudhoe tonight.

Tuesday, 17th May 2016, 8:52 pm
Updated Tuesday, 17th May 2016, 10:00 pm
Craig Scurr

Craig Scurr was the star of the show for the Church Road side in the all-NEPL clash. He took two wickets for 26 runs, and created a run-out, backed by youngster Joe Blacklock’s 2-25, in Tudhoe’s 20-over total of 134-8.

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Yashpal Singh (60 off 41 balls) and Daniel Thexton (25) top-scored for Tudhoe.

In reply, Scurr’s 38 not out from 29 balls steered Eppleton home on 138-4, supported by Dean Musther (27), Kyle Davis (26), Callum Jefferson (18) and Liam Dixon (13).