PERENNIAL rivals York and Acomb ‘A’ shared in a tight tussle in zone ‘A’ of the Quality Solicitors Burn & Company U9 championship.

York prevailed by only seven runs with Noah Watson compiling 18 not out and 1-4, while Harrison Harrand also scored 11 not out and Billy Urwin 15 not out. Ben Cressy took 2-11.

James Hudson made 27no and Ethan Caisley took 1-6 as a mere ten runs separated winners Dunnington ‘B’ from Clifton Alliance.

For Alliance, Jonathon Twelves totalled 18no to add to his 1-6 haul, while Rohan Smith was 13no and Tom Kay Smith grabbed 1-6 and Freddie Morris 1-11.