Lucas Fettes Norfolk League: Great Yarmouth within touching distance of leaders Rollesby

Great Yarmouth moved to within touching distance of Division One leaders Rollesby after an eight-wicket win against Drayton on Saturday.

Jack Noakes took four for 19 before Steven Hak fired 66 to seal Yarmouth's win.

That closed the gap on Rollesby, who were beaten by six wickets at home to East Harling.

Vauxhall Mallards B secured an exciting one-wicket win at home to Sprowston B.

Chasing 170 for victory, Mallards edged home after Elliot Brown hit 74 and Ryan Clarke took four for 35.

Avadhoot Athawale (51no) guided Norwich Bystanders to a crushing nine-wicket win at Caister.

In Division Two, Brett Colclough took a hat-trick and followed up with an innings of 55 as leaders Martham beat Costessey by five wickets.

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Horsford B were eight-wicket winners at Hales & Loddon A as Ben Collinson (56no) led the visitors to a straightforward triumph.

Felthorpe moved further away from the relegation zone with a six-wicket win at Overstrand. Felthorpe captain Michael Hall led a successful run chase with 70no after Jon Spicker took three wickets for just one run.

Bungay A's 61-run success against Drayton A in Division Three came courtesy of Danny Mowday (52no), Jon Fuller (49) and Sam Booker (47).

In Division Four, Blundeston's bid for honours remained on course with an 84-run win at Lowestoft B.

Martin Talbot hit 49 for Blundeston before bowlers Harry Bamber, Dan Jesudason and Elliot Gooch claimed three wickets each.

David Asker (four for 33 and 38no) steered Norwich Bystanders A to a two-wicket win against Old Buckenham B.

Steve Townsend claimed seven for 16 in Hardingham A's 119-run win at Great Yarmouth A.

Daniel Tipple (four for 31) bagged a hat-trick – all bowled – in Division Six leaders Reepham & Salle's 60-run win at Swanton Morley. Paul Minns hit 70 for the visitors.