Mount survive scare to progress in Allsop Cup

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Mount were given a scare by Horbury Bridge before progressing to the second round of the Huddersfield Central League’s Allsop Cup last Saturday.

Mount were reduced to 54-5 in reply to Horbury’s 128 all out before Ismail Mayet steered them to a five-wicket win, finishing 56 not out.

Yusuf Kayat had earlier claimed 3-10 to help dismiss Horbury, despite A Grogan top scoring with 61 not out.

Mount travel to Nortonthorpe in the Premier Division on Saturday.

Mount B bowed out of the Tinker Cup when they were bowled out for 101 against Silkstone B, who went on to complete a seven-wicket win.

Mount B will be aiming to bounce back on Saturday when they entertain Birchencliffe B, while junior training is on Sunday from 9.30am.

Dewsbury District League

Results from May 12

A Section

Fox’s Biscuits 172 (Rizwan Dar 50; Nshir Khalifa 4-36), Kismat A 175-5 (Mustaq Navsarka 68no).

Scout Hill A 274-6 (Usman Qureshi 82, Zubair Aslam 59, Amir Malik 59no inc 50 in 15 balls), Jamal 113 (Altaf 5-27).

Ajmal 129, Friends Eleven 129.

Ideal Star 65, Dewsbury Young Star 66-3.

Kashmir 155, PKWA 157-6.

B Section

Dewsbury 72, Azad 73-0 (Wasim Nawaz 52no).

Kismat B 187 (Asif Patel 76), Gujarkhan Star 168.

Dewsbury United 348-5 (Bilal Ahmed 99no, Sajid Mahmood 81, Amir Hussain 76), Scout Hill B 191-9 (Naveed Hussain 40no).

Driftwood 91, Dewsbury Elite 94-4.

Birkby Rose Hill 132 (Arif Sharif 46, Neil Sendhira 36; M Raja 4-14), Shaheen 133-4 (Talat Mahmood 62, Atif Munir 44).