Solid win for Ashington second team

ASHINGTON seconds had a comfortable victory over Percy Main seconds on Saturday.

Batting first the Colliers totalled 220-9 from their 45 overs. Dougie Potts top scored with 77 whilst Michael Levison – making a rare appearance – weighed in with 75, the pair putting on 132 for the second wicket.

Left arm medium quick bowler Phil Cramman ended with 4-40.

In reply Tony Robson top scored with 23 and skipper Rathbone hit 19 with Trevor Christie taking the bowling honours with 4-28.

On Saturday, Ashington seconds are away to Sacriston.