Premier Cricket: Midland-Guildford in heavy loss to Scarborough at Lilac Hill

Premier Cricket: Midland-Guildford in heavy loss to Scarborough at Lilac Hill

MIDLAND-Guildford went down by 130 runs to Scarborough at Lilac Hill on Saturday in round 11 of Premier Cricket.

Returning stalwart Stewart Walters tried hard with the bat, while Corry Verco snared two scalps for the hosts.

Chasing Scarborough’s 9-265, Midland-Guildford lost regular wickets to be bowled out for 135.

Once again, taking wickets with the ball was a challenge for Midland-Guildford’s attack, with three run outs among the nine dismissals.

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The chase also proved too much, with Hayden Cobley dismissed in the first over and youngster Keaton Critchell (10) unable to provide a spark.

Midland-Guildford sits down in 15th place with four rounds to go, playing to avoid the wooden spoon.