Greater Manchester Cricket League | Est 2016





GMCL2021 GMCL20 Championship – Finals Day

25 Jul 2021

Semi-Finals 25 July pre-drawn

10 a.m.  Golborne Giants v Elton Rifles
The Giants are first through to the final as they open up the day at Mottram again the Rifles

Golborne Giants 121/3 C Vesey 69*

Elton Rifles 116/9 M Ward 32 B Houghton 3/28 Giants win by 7 wickets.

1:30 p.m. Red Star Mottram v Wythenshawe Lions

It is Mottram who win to make it 3 out of 3 hosts reaching the GMCL20 finals as they beat the Lions by 100 runs. Oliver Andrews 70 off 48 and Ryan Fittons 60 off 39 gave Red Star the platform they neeed as they reached 187 for 4.  Wythenshawe's Sam Grant picker up 3 of those 4 for 44.  The Lions lost too many wickets too often and never got going, Ryan Fitton adding 3 for 17 off 4 but Daniel brightmore bettered that with 3 for 11 off 4. 


Red Star v Lions Andrew & Fitton with 6 hits 250721

5 p.m. Giants v Red Star (Scorecard)

Golborne Giants are the winners in the GMCL20 Championship Final chasing down 171 with 2 balls remaining.  It was Andrew Metcalfe who scored a half century for Mottram this time around as they sey a blistering pace but two quick wickets meant a loss of momentum and Jake Waterworths 4 for 28 was key to restricting the score to 171.   All the Ginats batsmen kept up with the rate and it was Jake Waterworth again with 39 not out and Bailey Turnbull home, scoring an unbeaten 65 in the last 6 overs.  Congratulations Golbone Giants.

Red Star v Giants, Jake Waterworth 250721

25 Jul 2021