Spen Victoria to face Barnsley in Heavy Woollen Cup on Thursday

SPEN Victoria will take on Barnsley in a Twenty20 match this Thursday (June 7, 6pm) to determine who will progress to the Heavy Woollen Cup quarter-finals.

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 6th June 2012, 3:11 pm

The sides have agreed to play a reduced overs game as the cup organisers aim to get the competition back on track after various matches were postponed due to poor weather.

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All Heavy Woollen and Crowther Cup second round ties must be completed by this Sunday (June 10), with bowl outs a possibility should the rain intervene again.

Last season Spen caused a huge shock when they dumped Barnsley out of the Heavy Woollen Cup with a 55-run win, despite the South Yorkshire side including Yorkshire players Oliver Hannon Dalby, Azeem Rafiq and Gary Ballance in their side.