UNICORNS TROPHY: Cambs out despite last-game win

Cambridgeshire completed their Unicorns Trophy campaign with a 13-run win over Cumberland at Leys School, Cambridge yesterday (May 14).

Monday, 15th May 2017, 2:49 pm
Updated Tuesday, 16th May 2017, 2:26 pm
Asim Butt.

But it wasn’t good enough to qualify for the knockout stages.

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Michael Pepper and Nesan Jeyaratnum registered half centuries in Cambs’ 260-9 before Josh Arksey (4-52) helped restrict Cumberland to 247-8.

Peterborough Town’s Asim Butt scored 23 for Cambs.

Cambs 260-9 (M. Pepper 65, N. Jeyaratnum 57, P. Summerskill 36, A. Butt 23) beat Cumberland 247-8 (G. Pratt 86, J. Arksey 4-53) by 13 runs.