Updated: May 17
The opening round of the BCGBA Ladies Senior County Championship was played yesterday with the all-Yorkshire meeting of the representative teams from South Yorkshire and Yorkshire going the way in emphatic style to Yorkshire. A 473-334 aggregate score sealing a 2-0 win for the Yorkshire side containing a number of Huddersfield bowlers.
Winning 11 of the 12 games in the home leg played at Lockwood Cons to set a target that no team can expect to recover from and so it proved. The away side winning 7 of the 12 games to ensure a massive opening win and secure the 2 points available for winning the match.
Results of matches played on Sunday 15 May:
Section 1: (283) Dudley & District 2-0 (270) Wales (428) Greater Manchester 0-2 (441) Lancashire
Section 2: (449) Cheshire 2-0 (358) Merseyside (334) South Yorkshire 0-2 (473) Yorkshire
Section 3: (407) North Derbyshire 0-2 (443) North Midlands (366) North Lancs & Fylde 0-2 (463) Shropshire
Section 4: (415) Burton & District 0-2 (422) North Warwickshire (347) Mid-Cheshire 0-2 (429) Warwick & Worcester
Presidents: (454) North Shropshire 2-0 (394) Staffordshire South Staffordshire bye
The next round of matches in the Round Robin format will be played on 19 June as below:
The full result of the Yorkshire v South Yorkshire match is displayed below.