Elvidge hammers 138 as Flixton ease to nine-wicket win at Brid

Neil Elvidge smashed 138 to help Flixton beat Bridlington by nine wickets
Neil Elvidge smashed 138 to help Flixton beat Bridlington by nine wickets

Neil Elvidge was in fine form with the bat as he helped Flixton to a comfortable nine-wicket success at Bridlington in division one.

Hosts brid batted first and made their way to 199 all out from 48 overs, C Rudd’s 74 and 39 from N Tennant were their top scorers as youngster Harry Walmsley took 5-46.

Flixton had no problems reaching their target as Elvidge smashed 138 and Walmsley added to his efforts with the ball by hitting 35 as they made 203-1 in 40-3 overs.

Scarborough 2nds kept their division three south promotion hopes alive with a winning draw at Fenner 2nds.

Joe Padmore’s side made their way to 205-2 as Josh Mainprize hit an unbeaten 84, Theo Smith hit 56 and Jake Finnigan added 46.

Scarborough couldn’t quite get over the line though as Fenner ended their innings on 156-7.

Anthony Hunter took 2-28 and spinner Matty Kay 2-33, while Smith, Sam Carver and Jordan Welford all claimed a wicket each.