JAIDKA CUP: Wisbech win a Fen derby thriller

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.

Friday, 13th May 2016, 7:50 am
Updated Friday, 13th May 2016, 8:51 am
Ben Pyle top scored for March.

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.

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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.