ABINGDON Vale turned on a powerful performance to beat Bicester & North Oxford by eight wickets in the Oxfordshire Under 11 final at Charlbury.

Bicester won the toss and batted first, posting 81-5.

This was a good effort, with a stand of 53 between Joe Moorman and Lewis Moore getting them back on track after losing early wickets.

In reply, Harrison Ward and Tom Price got Vale off to a cracking start, and the result was never in doubt as they eased home.

Earlier, Vale beat Cumnor by ten wickets, while Bicester did likewise against Combe.


Combe 49-8 (L Moore 3-5), Bicester & NO 50-0.

Cumnor 51, Abingdon Vale 52-0 (H Ward 25no).

Third place play-off

Cumnor 137-3 (J Curtis 26no, S Powell 25no, J Taylor 25no), Combe 72.


Bicester & NO 81-5 (J Moorman 28no), Abingdon Vale 82-2 (H Ward 27no, T Price 26no).