Wingrove shines in Ebberston win

STEAMING IN ... Flixton's Conor Stevenson bowls against Ebberston
STEAMING IN ... Flixton's Conor Stevenson bowls against Ebberston

JAMES Wingrove was the all-round hero as pacesetters Ebberston secured a 61-run success at Flixton in division B.

The visitors batted first and raced to an imposing 135-3 from their 20 overs.

Alex Machin top-scored with 28 retired, while there were fine knocks from Wingrove and Rory Stead, who both retired after hitting 25.

Wingrove then led the way with the ball, snapping up three wickets for just six runs as the home side were pegged back to 74-8.

Sam Hardie also bowled well to finish with the same figures as Wingrove as Ebberston maintained their unbeaten start to the season.

Sewerby A stayed in second spot after their 54-run home win against Seamer.

Jay Mitchinson-Singh led the way with the bat for Sewerby with 25 retired, Aiden Spivey bagging 3-9 for Seamer.

Calvin Roche, 2-5, and John Chapman, 2-2, then teamed up to help skittle the visitors for 43 runs.