Suffolk on verge of qualification

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Suffolk stand on the verge of qualification from Minor Counties Cricket Association Unicorns Knockout Trophy Group Two following a third successive victory.

Playing at Bury St Edmunds’ Victory Ground Suffolk sealed a four wicket success over visiting Bedfordshire courtesy mainly down to an inspired performance from William Root who scored 116.

Suffolk, who sit top of the table, must now avoid defeat to Norfolk this weekend in their final game to confirm their progression.

In the Gibbs Denley East Anglian Premier League Bury St Edmunds trip to Norwich was cancelled while Woolpit eased their way to a 126-run success at home over Horsford.

In Marshall Hatchick Two Counties Division One Lakenheath beat Worlington by 16 runs while Mildenhall lost to Sudbury by six wickets.

In Division Two Brockley lost away at Ipswich by 12 runs.