Run chase is a success

Division One of the Yorkshire and Derbyshire Cricket League saw Hathersage complete an exciting two-wicket win over Apperknowle.

Struggling home side Apperknowle made a fine score of 227-8 but the visitors didn’t find the total too daunting, going on to reach 228-8.

In Division Two, Stocksbridge’s unbeaten record continued with an easy eight-wicket victory over Grindleford while second placed Calver had a good win at Weston Park. Batting first the hosts made a useful 184 all out. The visitors lost seven wickets in reaching their target at 185-7.