Duffield held to draw by Elvaston while Stainsby lose to promoted Marehay

Duffield CC 1sts earned a draw on Saturday with Elvaston in Division One of the DCCL.

Duffield batted first and made 265-5 from their 50 overs.

Matthew Goodacre made 70 at the top of the innings and there were good contributions from Thomas Roe (56) and Peter Jenkins (44 not out).

Elvaston replied with 226-8 to earn a draw.

Alex Jones took 4-51 and Adam Short 3-63 for Duffield.

As for Stainsby Hall, they lost to promoted Marehay.

Stainsby were bowled out for 163, Tom Morris top scoring with 62.

Marehay then made 165-3 to win by seven wickets inside 30 overs. Jonathan Bradder made 69 not out for Marehay.