JAIDKA CUP: Wisbech win a Fen derby thriller

Ben Pyle top scored for March.
Ben Pyle top scored for March.
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There was a Jaidka Cup thriller at March on Wednesday (May 11) as their group game against Fen rivals Wisbech ended with the scores level on 135 runs apiece.

But Wisbech Wildcats have been declared winners because they lost fewer wickets.

March Crows batted first and totalled 135-9 from their 20 overs and Wisbech recovered from 52-4 after seven overs to finish on 135-8.

Paul Edgeller was the Wisbech hero finishing unbeaten on 45 as his side took 14 off the final over to snaek the win.

Ben Pyle top scored for March with 43.

If Wisbech win their final group game at home to Ramsey next Wednesday (May 18) they will qualify for the semi-finals.

The other game scheduled for last night between Peterborough Town Titans and Castor Harlequins was called off. It has yet to be re-arranged.

Next fixtures

Tuesday May 17

Zone A: Oundle Kites v Nassington Knights

Wednesday May 18

Zone B: Royal Challengers Bournegalore v Deeping Dragons.

Zone C: Barnack Eagles v Peterborough Town Titans.

Zone D: Wisbech Wildcats v Ramsey Raiders.