York Senior League: Flixton denied at the death by Whitkirk

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Folkton & Flixton came close to victory against Whitkirk in division one, but were denied as they failed to secure the last wicket.

Oli Stephenson was the main man with the bat for Flixton as he compiled 84, while he was supported by an unbeaten 35 from Chris Mann and 27 from Nick Zakrzewski as they posted 201-9.

Flixton looked all set to take the victory as Mann added to his efforts with the bat by taking 3-28, but Whitkirk ended their knock on 195-9, both sides coming away frustrated not to collect the win.

Scarborough 2nds were also left frustrated as they lost to Ripon by just 15 runs in division three.

Matty Kay took 3-49 as Scarborough restricted Ripon to 166-7, but they couldn’t reach their target despite 45 from Ashish Kundi.

Scarborough ended on 151 all out.