Parklands stroll to easy victory


A CENTURY opening stand between Reg Strawbridge (59) and Cory Deere (60) laid the foundations for Parklands 108-run win over Sheffield United in the Solly Sports South Yorkshire Cricket Alliance Premier Division.

Replying to the home side’s 194 all out (David Marsden 5-41), United were restricted to 86-8 in reply.

Bradley Ashman (51) top-scored with Lee Cullingworth (4-20) and Nigel Knowles (4-20) sharing the wickets to fall.

Kilnhurst (151) beat visiting Grimethorpe (51) by 100 runs.

Harley (135-2) posted an eight-wicket win over Handsworth.