Lancashire under 13 girl’s become National champions!

Local girls Samiya Rahman of Burnley Cricket Club (second left, back row) and Jessica Nixon of Lowerhouse (third right, back row) helped Lancashire Under 13 girls become National champions!

Over two days at Denby Cricket Club in Derbyshire, first the Red Rose side beat Somerset, bowling their opponents out for 27, before winning in five overs.

On day two, against Sussex, Lancashire lost the toss and set a target of 174-7 in their 30 overs.

Sussex began well with 20 off four overs but were all out for 43.