Skipper Watson inspires Horden cup success against Ryhope

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Horden secured a thrilling eight-wicket Frank Lees Cup win last night.

Ryhope made 158-3, with Connor Pearson’s unbeaten 77 backed by Tomlin (59), but Horden roared home as Carl Watson stroked 70 not out, backed by Jamie Greenwood (53no).

Dawdon progressed in the Horner Cup, defeating Durham City by four wickets. Kevin Sukumar (51no) and Jonny Harding (39) led City to 141-6, as Mark Ewart bagged 3-36. Stephen Gale (36no) and John Leslie (36) guided Dawdon home.