Lightning canter to victory against the Dynamos
The Lancashire Lightning cantered to an impressive eight wicket victory over the Durham Dynamos with 36 balls to spare in a one sided match at Old Trafford.
Faced with a victory target of only 122, the Lightning cruised to victory thanks to Steven Croft (65) and Tom Smith (40) who shared a second wicket stand of 113.
Despite the loss of Smith at the end of the 13th over the Lightning made quick work of the run chase with Croft smashing Gareth Breese (0-23) for a boundary at the end of the 14th over to seal victory.
It proved to be a totally one sided victory thanks to an impressive bowling display from Gary Keedy (4-25) and Yasir Arafat (3-21) who helped bowl the visitors out for just 121.