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Leaders South Wingfield are pegged back by Ambergate

Ambergate CC v South Wingfield, Ambergate bowling
Ambergate CC v South Wingfield, Ambergate bowling

Leaders South Wingfield had to make do with a winning draw as they visited Ambergate in DCCL Division Two - their opponents remaining bottom of the table.

Batting first, South Wingfield made a strong showing and closed on 253-9, Ahmed Bashir their main man with the bat as he reached an unbeaten 63, Steve Shuttleworth (39) and Kyle Mitchell (37) also weighing in while Umer Mustafa took 3-50 for Ambergate.

Ambergate rarely looked like threatening the total but scored steadily to ultimately take a share of the spoils.

Aqib Afzaal and Umar Zamaan hit 36 and 46 respectively and they still had three wickets standing at the end as they closed on 152-7