Iman shines as Heckmondwike & Carlinghow pick up 10th win of season

Liam Thomas in Championship One action for Gomersal against Bowling Ole Land last Saturday.
Liam Thomas in Championship One action for Gomersal against Bowling Ole Land last Saturday.

Heckmondwike and Carlinghow racked up their 10th win of the season in Bradford League Conference when they overcame Adwalton by 25 runs last Saturday.

Fahad Iman smashed five sixes and 10 fours as he scored 81 to help Heckmondwike post a total of 201.

Vinit Patel impressed with the ball for Adwalton claiming 6-67, while Andrew Stolzenberg took 3-57.

Nazakat Hussain claimed 4-27 in reply to help Heckmondwike restrict Adwalton to 176, despite Will Cutt top scoring with 43.

Leaders Wakefield St Michael’s continued their promotion push with a 135-run win over Sandal.

Mark Atkinson (77no) and Joe Finnigan (76) were again in good form while Richard Atkinson’s unbeaten 60 boosted St Michael’s score to 269-6.

Kristian Shuttleworth made 44, but Sandal could not find an answer to Finigan (6-24) and Junaid Delair (3-37) as they were all out for 134.

East Ardsley are nine points back after their 140-run win over Rodley.

They scored 253-4 and bowled out their opponents for 110.

Imran Mahboob (5-16) and Waheed Ahmed (5-27) gave Azaad a boost as they skittled out Gildersome for 47 to secure a 110-run win.

Zahoor Hussain (38) and Razwan Subhani (36) top scored in Azaad’s 157 while Razeeb Raja (3-21) and Liam Pearson (3-46) were the best of the Gildersome bowlers.