Bowler claims hat-trick

GARY Hinchliffe was Beetley's hat-trick hero as the team completed a remarkable 10-wicket win over Gayton in the West Norfolk League Division Three on Saturday.

GARY Hinchliffe was Beetley's hat-trick hero as the team completed a remarkable 10-wicket win over Gayton in the West Norfolk League Division Three on Saturday.

His triple was made up of a catch, an lbw and a clean bowled, and he had the figures of 4-0 from two overs as the visitors were skittled out for just 32 in 16.5 overs.

David Taylor took a superb one-handed catch and also took three wickets while young opening bowler David Hoare took 4-2 from eight overs.

Michael Calvert also a good running catch over his shoulder in the rout, which included seven ducks.


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Hinchliffe then scored 18 as he and captain Keith Daykin secured the runs in 12 overs.

Daykin has continued his run of being not out, which started on May 22.

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Gayton: B Howell c Shah b Taylor 1, C Thaxton c-b Hoare 16, M Haylock c Calvert b Taylor 0, A Pragg b Hoare 0, H Pettit b Taylor 0, A Thompson c Taylor b Gary Hinchliffe 7, D Greeves not out 2, T Pavyluk lbw Hinchliffe 0, J Graham c Taylor b Hinchliffe 0, J Nash lbw Perkins 0, P Kennedy b Hinchliffe 0; extras 4. Total (overs 16.3) 32.

Bowling: D Hoare 8-5-4-2, D Taylor 6-0-25-3, G Hinchliffe 2-2-0-4, J Perkins 0.3-0-1-1.

Beetley: K Daykin not out 10,G Hinchliffe not out 18; extras 7. Total (12.2 overs) 35.

Bowling: A Thompson 6.2-2-15-0, M Haylock 6-2-14-0.

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