Pearl Dawson Trophy | Round Seven
Takapuna 122/6 (A van Deventer 51, J Veale 3-26) defeated Papatoetoe 50 (C Mains 3-2, J Barnett 3-14) by 72 runs.
An Anlo van Deventer fifty helped Takapuna past Papatoetoe on a turning wicket. The Ponies’ skipper hit 51 off 38 balls to lift her side to 122/6. Jaimie Veale was the best of the Papatoetoe bowlers finishing with 3-26 from her four overs.
Despite a reasonable opening, Papatoetoe’s chase took a rapid turn after the first six overs. Jane Barnett (3-14) got Takapuna started during a lively 7th over before combining with Arlene Kelly (2-12) and Clare Mains (3-2) to bowl Papatoetoe out for 50.
Pearl Dawson Trophy | Round Eight
Papatoetoe 125/6 (R Lilii 71*, A Parr 3-27) defeated Howick Pakuranga 62 (J Veale 4-12) by 63 runs.
Howick Pakuranga’s six-match winning streak came to an end, falling to Papatoetoe. Regina Lilii played a major role in securing Papatoetoe’s second win of the campaign, scoring 71* off 57 balls. For Howick Pakuranga, skipper Amberly Parr continued her good form with the ball picking up 3-27.
Chasing 126, Howick Pakuranga were in early trouble. Once Papatoetoe got on top, there was no letting up as all five bowlers picked up wickets with Jaimie Veale excellent once again. Veale added 4-12 to the three wickets she took in Round 7, while Helen Semau’s 2-5 helped Papatoetoe secure a 63-run win over their Southern rivals.
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Pearl Dawson T20 Championship - Double-header Saturday
Cornwall Park 1 vs Cornwall CC - Sat 20 Feb 11am
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