Mixed fortunes

Langholm gain winning draw against Edenhall

A superb 109 from Andrew Bell saw Langholm secure seven points out of eight for a winning draw away to Edenhall at Langwathby.

Langholm made 171 for 7 in the 40 overs and Edenhall finished on 137 for 8 to claim the one point for a losing draw. Johnstone was the pick of the Langholm bowlers with 2 for 19, with Pool 2 for 29.

The last three weeks have seen Langholm secure 23 out of 24 points, all from away games.

Stainton beat Langholm by nine wickets

Langholm took on last season’s premier league champions Stainton in the senior league cup at the Castleholm on Sunday and lost by nine wickets in this two-innings match.

Langholm made a disappointing 76 for 6 in their 18 overs. In reply, Stainton made 104 for 7 to lead by 28 at the half-way point.

Langholm struggled to 52 for 9 in the second innings and Stainton soon secured victory in five overs, with the loss of only one wicket.