Thornham net first Sunday win

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Thornham Cricket Club last weekend played three games.

On Friday in a T20 against Magdalen, a touring side, Thornham scored 145 for 6 in the 20 overs, Chris Burgess 65.

Magdalen made 132 for 6 in reply.

On Saturday in the Norfolk Cricket League, Thornham batted first with an opening stand of 201: Dickie Sayers hit 85 while 65 year-old Stephen Lucas scored 100 and retired.

Thornham declared after 40 overs on 237 for 1.

Visitors Mundford 2nds were all out for 48 in 20 overs, with Will Symington taking 7 for 17.

Billy Brotherton took the other three wickets.

Looking for their first Sunday win of the season, Thornham posted 252 for 6 (Shane Van de Peer 51 and Will Dodds 112, his first ton in any cricket).

In reply Dan Cornwell 94 and Chris Rolfe 84 made a real fight of it, Denver finishing on 248 for six in a super game.