Two wins for Forfarshire

Forforshire's Craig Wallace is caught at the wicket.
Forforshire's Craig Wallace is caught at the wicket.

WITH their National League Premiership campaign due to start next Saturday, April 30, Forfarshire Cricket Club played two pre-season friendlies at the weekend.

The first against Arbroath United at Lochlands on Saturday resulted in a 93-run victory for the Broughty Ferry club, who then defeated Dundee High School FP by nine wickets in the annual Centenary Cup fixture at Forthill on Sunday.

Arbroath United v Forfarshire

Forfarshire

R.R. Watson c. Carnegie b. McGill 13

M.A. Parker b. Burnett 32

S.J.C. Galloway c. Carnegie b. Burnett 79

C.D. Wallace c. Petrie b. Peal 32

A. Bailwal c. McLean b. Fleming 27

U.A. Mohammed not out 42

T. Weed not out 0

Extras 17

Total four wickets (40 overs) 242

O M R W

B.J. McGill 8 1 31 1

M. Hurst 6 0 50 0

C.G. Burnett 8 1 33 2

C. Ramsay 4 0 37 0

G.E. Peal 5 0 23 1

M. Fleming 6 0 37 1

B.A. Carnegie 3 0 22 0

Arbroath United

M.J. Petrie c. Cameron b. Brown 21

R.E. McLean c. Wallace b. Bailwal 11

G.E. Peal b. Jones 5

C.G. Burnett c. and b. Watson 31

R. Plomer b. Mohammed 5

B.J. McGill stm. Wallace b. Watson 1

B.A. Carnegie c. Wallace b. Cameron 9

M. Hurst c. Wallace b. Mohammed 12

C. Ramsay run out 17

M. Fleming stm. Wallace b. Galloway 3

C. Ross not out 0

Extras 34

Total all out (38.1 overs) 149

O M R W

M.A. Parker 5 0 10 0

A. Bailwal 4 0 15 1

M.S. Jones 6 1 17 1

J. Brown 2.4 0 16 1

T. Weed 1.2 0 12 0

R.R. Watson 5 2 4 2

U.A. Mohammed 7 1 23 2

S.J. Cameron 4 1 33 1

D. Fearn 2 0 11 0

S.J.C. Galloway 1.1 0 1 1

Result: Arbroath United lost to Forfarshire by 93 runs, friendly.

Forfarshire v Dundee High School FP

Dundee High School FP

R. Rennie c. Hancock b. Sweeney 16

K. Ancell b. Sweeney 0

D. Bailwal lbw C.W. Walker 42

J. Landwehr c. Quinn b. A.G. Walker 55

A. Tummala c. Fearn b. Hancock 35

Z. Rashid c. and b. C.W. Walker 0

U. Hayat c. S. Hill b. Galloway 7

S. Johnny stm. S.S. Sim b. Galloway 5

C. Gibbs run out 3

A. Parker not out 0

Extras 19

Total nine wickets (40 overs) 182

O M R W

D. Sweeney 6 2 12 2

S. Hill 5 1 18 0

G.G. Black 5 0 30 0

D. Fearn 2 0 15 0

G.N. Quinn 6 0 29 0

A.G. Walker 6 0 20 1

C.W. Walker 4 0 18 2

S.J.C. Galloway 4 0 23 2

T. Hancock 2 0 7 1

Forfarshire

G.G. Black b. Hayat 53

S.J.C. Galloway not out 55

T. Hancock not out 56

Extras 22

Total one wicket (27.5 overs) 186

O M R W

J. Landwehr 5 0 19 0

Z. Rashid 6 0 40 0

U. Hayat 6 0 28 1

D. Bailwal 2 0 16 0

A. Tummala 3 0 22 0

R. Rennie 2 0 8 0

A. Parker 2 0 13 0

S. Johnny 1 0 15 0

C. Gibbs 0.5 0 13 0

Result: Forfarshire beat Dundee High School FP by nine wickets, Centenary Cup.

This weekend’s fixtures: Tomorrow (Saturday) - Forfarshire v Stoneywood-Dyce, friendly, Forthill, 1 p.m. start. Sunday - Falkland v Forfarshire, friendly, Scroggie Park, 1 p.m. start; Forthill XI v Dalnacraig, Clubsport Strathmore and Perthshire Union Division 2, Forthill, 1 p.m. start.