CRICKET: Easy victory for Banbury

CRICKET: Easy victory for Banbury

CRICKET: Easy victory for Banbury

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BANBURY cruised to a six-wicket win at home to Burnham in Division 1 of the Home Counties Premier League.

With South African star Herschelle Gibbs watching from the boundary, Banbury rolled over the visitors for 141 after putting them in to bat.

Dean Bartlett (3-24) reduced the visitors to 35-3, before the spin of Luke Ryan (3-26) and Richard West (2-9) polished Burnham off.

Nathan Hawkes then blasted an unbeaten 60 off 44 balls, with ten fours as Banbury raced to 143-4.

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