3:33pm Thursday 29th August 2013
LYE wrapped up the Worcestershire League Division Three title with a convincing 135-run success over Himbleton.
Usman Jilani struck an unbeaten 109 and together with Aamir Manzoor, who made 55, put on 110 for the seventh wicket as Lye reached an imposing 239-7.
Himbleton then had no answer to the bowling of Azhar Naeem who took 8-6 off 8.3 overs.
It led to Himbleton collapsing from 59-1 to 104 all out.
n Enville still have an outside chance of winning promotion to Division One following a bank holiday weekend of contrasting fortunes.
On Saturday, they suffered a losing draw against Stourport after being set a target of 260 to chase.
Ryan Delo reached 60 with former Kidderminster Victoria player Andy Siwicki adding 56 to Stourport’s total while Leigh Passmore prised out four wickets.
Enville fell short in reply on 244-8 at close despite the efforts of Jimmy Smith who struck 60, Tom Bingham 55 and Abdul Salom 53.
In contract, Enville crushed Cookley by 160 runs on Bank Holiday Monday.
Enville posted 247-9, Jimmy Smith again the batsman in form with 77 while Matthew Grainger made 58.
Cookley then collapsed to 88 all out, Leigh Passmore taking 4-21.
Enville remain third with just three matches to play, including leaders Harvington.
n Stourbridge Social can look forweard to another season in Division Three after beating Romsley and Hunnington by seven wickets.
Romsley were reduced to 123-9 before Social knocked off the runs in just 20 overs, Waqas Ahmed leading the spree with 52.
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