Live Blog: T20 finals day and Premier Division final games

Live Blog: T20 finals day and Premier Division final games

8 Sep 2019

Final scorecard

Jer Lane have won the JW Lees Brewery T20 Group B Cup after beating Northowram Fields by 63 runs in the final at Birstall.

They hit the day's highest score of 204-7 before bowling out Northowram Fields for 141.

Opener Abubakar Dawood made 54 and Tom Watson (31) as Jer Lane took charge of the game.

Northowram Fields lost skipper John Lister without a run on the board and lost wickets at regular intervals. Mohammad Jamal took 3-14 and impressed as Jer Lane took control.


15.15: The final is under way with Jer Lane bowling. They make five from the first over.

15.24: WICKET: Hammy Shahzad strikes in his first over to trap Mohammed Rehman lbw for 2

15.37: Abubakar Dawood is going nicely on 25 as Jer Lane post their 50 in the fifth over. Could this be the launch pad for a big score.

15.44 Dawood and Tom Watson looking good as Jer Lane continue to make good progress  as the score reached 73-1 in seventh over.

15.48: WICKET: Tom Watson is bowled by spinner Jacob Slator for 31. The new batsman is Daniel Syme.

15.57: We've reached halfway in the Jer Lane innings and they are 103-1 with Abbubakar Dawood unbeaten on 41.

15,58: The powerful Syme has made his intentions clear with two big sixes. Are the fireworks about to start?

16.00: Dawood reaches his 50 off 28 balls with a six and eight fours..

16.01: WICKET: Symes is caught by Lister off Sam Gardner for 15. That brings in the dangerous Raqeeb Younis

16.05: Jer Lane are 127-3 with seven overs to go and this is already the highest score of the day. How far can they push it in the final stages?

16.07: WICKET: That might change things as Farhan Hussainhas Dawood caught by Lister for 54. Jer Lane 128-4.

16.09: New batsman Hazrat Shah, Jer Lane's overseas player hits two fours in the first four balls he faces and it its is 146-4 with fiveovers left.

16.16: WICKET: Shah tries to go over long off from the bowling of Hussain and is well caught by Dru Patel for 17. That bring sin the experience Amjid Khan.
16:21: Jer Lane are 167-5 with three overs left. SWill there be lkate fireworks?

16:23: WICKET: The dangerous Raeeb Younis goes bowled by Slator for 27 and that brings in Jonathan Waddington.

16.24: WICKET: Waddington didn't last long. Two balls to be exact before being bowled by Slator 169-7

16.28: We are in to the final over with Jer Lane 184-7
16.32 Jer Lane have finished on 204-7. That will take some chasing. by Northowram Fields if they are to win.

16:43 Bad start for Northowram Fields as captain John Lister is bowled second ball by Hazrat Shah. 0-1

16:55: Northowram Fields are 28-1 after four overs. That means they nedd 177 from 96 balls

17:00: WICKET: It's 37-2 as Charlioe Holt-Conway is caught by Dawood off spinner Daniel Syme for 24.
17:04 WICKET: Jacob Slator goes caught by Tom Watson off the wily Gurdev Singh for nine. Northowtram Fields are 40-3.

17:12: WICKET: Dean Crossley goescaught by Shah to give Singh his second wicket
17.14: Northowram Fields are 63-4 after 10 overs and require the small matter of 141 from 60 balls.

17:21: WICKET:  It's 92-5 as Drew Patel goes for 20 caught by Shah off Amjid Khan
17:25: WICKET 97-6 as Hammy Shahzad holes out for one caught by Muhammed Rehman off Mohammad Jamal's bowling.
17:27: WICKET: Now it's 98-7 with Kyle Welsh bowled by Jamal for 24. The sun has disappeared behind the gatrhering clouds and the sun ls setting on Northowram Fields' challenge.
17:32: WICKET: 100-8 as Ben Grech is caught Khan off the bowling of Abubakar Dawood for 1.

17:36; WICKET: 118-9 Josh Bennett-Kear is dismissed by Jamal.
17:41: With three overs to go Northowram Fields are 132-9 That's 73 from 18 balls. Where's Ben Stokes when you need him.


For a report and highlights of Northowram Fields v Rodley click here

For a report of Hunslet Nelson v Jer Lane click here

Premier Division highlights

12.10: There's an early wicket for champions Woodlands at Red Lane as Farsley's Chris Beech is lbw to Elliot Richardson without scoring..

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12,33: Undercliffe have made a great start against Townville and have already bagged their first bowling point after reducing Townville to 12-2. One wicket each for Craig Wiseman and Zeeshan Qasim.

12.39: Pudsey St Lawrence have claimed three early wickets to reduced relegated Lightcliffe to 26-3. There's two for Richie Lamb and one for Josh Dracup.

12.45: Tough start for Wrenthorpe who are 30-2 against Bradford & Bingley at Wagon Lane.

12.45: Methley look to be continuing their strong form and have reduced New Farnley to 49-3.

13,15: In the Premier Division it is another day of struggle for Lightcliffe who are 70-5 after 16 overs at Pudsey St Lawrence. Undercliffe look to be boosting their hopes of staying up after reducing Townville to 39-3. Wrenthorpe, who need to beat Bradford & Bingley are 54-2 after 16 overs.

13.38: IIn the Premier Division, Lightcliffe are 124-6 at Pudsey St Lawrence while Undercliffe's bowlers have kept Townville in check at 49-3 in 25 overs. Skipper Jordan Sleightholme and overseas player Khalil Khan are leading a Wrenthorpe recovery against Bradford & Bingley and they are 81-2 after 23 overs.

13.39: In the Second Teams Premier Division Hanging Heaton need nine points to become champions and are 90-4 after 20 overs. Seccond placed New Farnley have reduced Yeadon to 82-5. Could there be a final day twist? We will find out other the next five hours.

13.56: Undercliffe are certainly putting Townville under pressure as they look for the points to guarentee survival in the Premier Division. Townville now 65-6 and could their struggles let St Lawrence in to snatch second place. Relegated Lightcliffe are 151-6 against the Saints.

14.08: John Wood has played his last Bradford League innings. He was out for 11 against Hanging Heaton on what will be an emotional day for a cricketer who has contributed so much to Bradford League cricket with Spen Victoria and Cleckheaton. The Moorend club will never forget the championship triumphs of 2013 and 2014 which he inspired.

14.17: That man Simon Lambert is in the thick of the action for Unbdercliffe and has taken three wickets to reduce Townville to 92-6.

15.14: Undercliffe spinners Khalid Usman and Simon Lambert have both taken 4-47 as Townville are bowled out for 137. Great effort by Undercliffe. Relegated Lightcliffe have been dismissed for 200 at St Lawrence with Christian Silkstone hitting 51 and James Horne 38no.

15.16: New Farnley Cricket manager Paul Hhutchison hit 40 in a rare appearance for New Farnley at methley. Steve Bullen also made 40 in a total of 208. Champions Woodlands have bowled out Farsley for 146 with the last seven wickets falling for 46 runs. Kez Ahmed took 4-57.

15.17: Skipper Mally Nicholson scored 49 as Cleckheaton were dismissed for 172 by Hanging heaton./ Spinner Callum Bethel took 4-33.

15.22: Wrenthorpe, who need to win to have any chance of staying up have made 220-8 at Bradford & Bingley. Khalil Khan made 55.

15.39: No early dramas in the second innings of all the matches in the Premier Division but Hanging Heaton look to be heading toward the  Second Teams Premier Division title. made 233-8 and need to secure six wickets in the Batley innings to obtain the three points they need to take the title. New Farnley could only take four bowling points as yeadon made 175-9 and third-placed Woodlands scored180-8 against east Bierley to gain three batting points,

15.52: Pudsey St Lawrence opener Mark Robertshaw has had a lean season by his high standards but could he be about to end with a flourish. he is 38 not out in a Saints score of 44-1 against Lightcliffe.

16.27: Mark Robertshaw goes for 51 and St Lawrence are in trouble at 67-5. Lightcliffe could yet finish with a win.

16.29: Wrenthorpe haven't given up the fight and have reduced Bradford & Bingley to 26-3. Undercliffe are 39-2 replying to Townville's 137. The relegation battle isn't over yet.dCh

16.58: After slumping to 79-7, James Smith and Chris Marsden are trying to avert a last-day defeat for St Lawrence against bottom team Lightcliffe.

17:33: Hanging Heaton are the day's first premier Division winners after beating Cleckheaton by four wickets.

17:34: There's last day joy for Lightcliffe as they beat Pudsey St Lawrence by 67 runs after bowling them out their opponents for 133

17:46: WICKET: 141 all out so Jer Lane win by 63 runs. Sam Gardner is last man out bowled by Shah