Cricket: Barrow Gurney end season on winning note

PUBLISHED: 10:00 12 September 2019

Guy Fisher took five wickets for Barrow Gurney

Guy Fisher took five wickets for Barrow Gurney

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Barrow Gurney finished their Sunday League season with a win at Keynsham.

Bernie Forge hit an unbeaten 58 for Barrow GurneyBernie Forge hit an unbeaten 58 for Barrow Gurney

Captain Mark Forge chose to bat but lost Ali Hood without scoring.

Forge (10) and Colin Fletcher (39) put on 42 in 13 overs, before Bernie Forge added some well-struck boundaries and shared a half-century stand with Mark Gracey.

Guy Fisher hit a quickfire 22, as Forge finished unbeaten on 58 in a total of 185-4.

Forge then took two early catches off Mark Fisher's bowling, as Leo Brace and Adam Brace produced accurate spells.

Leg-spinner Guy Fisher got plenty of turn to claim two wickets, with Forge adding another catch and a stumping to complete her fine all-round display.

A late-order revival was not enough for Keynsham, as Guy Fisher (5-28), Oscar Livesey (2-33) and Mark Fisher (3-14) finished things off, with Forge claiming a fifth victim behind the stumps.


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