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CRICKET: Super Chippy close gap on pacesetters
6:19pm Wednesday 21st August 2013 in Sport
Chipping Norton 2nd closed the gap on OCA League Division 8 leaders Ducklington with a three-wicket win at Chesterton 2nd.
Mark Jarvis took 4-32 to reduce Chesterton to 118.
Chippy lost regular wickets in their reply, but edged home at 119-7.
In Division 9, Witney Swifts 2nd’s victory charge ended in the rain at home to Britwell Salome 2nd.
They had scored 203-6, Derek Craig hitting 58, before reducing the visitors to 122-5.
Minster Lovell 3rd edged a thriller at Dorchester 2nd by two runs.
Dan Spencer (38) and Russell Whitlock (30) led Minster to 182-9, John Pitson taking 6-55.
Mike Ottrey hit 70 in Dorchester’s reply, but they closed just short on 180-5.
In Division 10, Kilkenny’s Kashif Hafeez took 5-15 to help them win by eight wickets at Hanney 2nd.
Hanney were bowled out for 71, before Kilkenny eased to 77-2.