Brooke beat Horsford to seal place in NW Brown Norfolk Twenty20 semi-finals



The semi-final line-ups for the NW Brown Norfolk Twenty20 competition have been confirmed.

Brooke beat Horsford with four wickets to spare in the final match of the group stages at Manor Park on Thursday night, to seal their place in the final four.

Horsford scored 123 for eight in their 20 overs, Chris Brown top scoring with an unbeaten 25 as Will Minchin took 3-20 for Brooke.

The Norfolk Alliance Premier Division side were then taken to the final over, scoring reaching 126 for six with two balls remaining, with Gary Chirimuuta and Matthew Collinge both top scoring with 27.

That followed Swardeston beating Norwich by 13 runs on Wednesday to keep alive their hopes of reaching the final again. Reigning champions Vauxhall Mallards will take on Great Witchingham in the first semi-final, on Tuesday, July 4 and last year's runners-up Swardeton take on Brooke on Wednesday, July 12.

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