Scott Beveridge claimed his second five-for for Dumfries in Poloc’s total of 178 and Dumfries chased that for the loss of five wickets with overs to spare thanks to 49 not out by Drew Dawson to close out the game.
Maskrey and Patterson each took 2 wickets as Dumfries managed to restrict the Poloc batsmen and the innings closed with a brillaint running and diving catch by Douglas Brotherston.
The Dumfries middle order was required after the side were two for two. Number 3 Geary scored 41, number 4 Corbett-Byers 42, and number 5 Drew Dawson 49no.
The Poloc Kiwi pro, Quarterman, was successfully negotiated in the closing overs for Dumfries to move into the second round and an away tie against RH Corstorphine.
APD Dumfries start with two winsAPD Dumfries made it two wins out of two in National League Division 2 beating Renfrew by 3 wickets at Nunholm on Saturday. Scott Beveridge helped keep Renfrew to a total of 150 with three wickets and skipper Stuart Corbett-Byers steered his side to victory with 43 not out despite batting with a dislocated finger.
Last over loss for JMS Nunholm
JMS Nunholm travelled to Kelburne on Saturday for their Western Union Division 2 match against Whitehaugh and came up short as they lost with just three balls left. Farries helped set a total of 185 for 6 by scoring 72 but Whitehaugh passed that total with 5 wickets left.
Site Electrical Dumfries come second at Gatehouse
A mixed team of older heads and younger legs travelled to take on Gatehouse at the picturesque Gatehouse ground. They came second but enjoyed the local hospitality and the game which Gatehouse won convincingly by 8 wickets chasing 95 of which Williams score 42. Read the rest of this entry »