VIDEO: New Mills CC 1st XI v Buxton CC 1st XI

New Mills 1st XI extended their lead at the top of the Derbyshire & Cheshire League Division Two on Saturday with a crushing victory over Buxton.

The Millers batted first and posted 253-4, with D Coverley (85), J Duckworth (96) and C Firth (34) among the scorers.

New Mills cc v Buxton cc. Buxton bowler Andrew Slater.

New Mills cc v Buxton cc. Buxton bowler Andrew Slater.

Visitors Buxton had no reply to the bowling of D Ward (5-18) or M Birchenall (4-23) as they were dismissed for 56.

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