Denton West won the battle of the top two to go 9 points clear at the summit at the halfway point as they bid to return to the Premier League.
It is Bradshaw in second after they defended 149 at Heywood, Zaid Patel taking 6/56. Bury won a tight game at Woodhouses, defending 226, to pick up their 6th win – a result which sees Woodhouses slip into the bottom 3 following Stand’s heavy victory over winless Monton.
Walshaw won at home to Royton by 10 wickets with Adam Stansfield and Saif Bhojani seeing them home to chase 141. Glossop passed 300 at home to Flowery Field on their way to a 6 point win, with Harry Dearden top scoring with 112.
Bury v Walshaw Ahmed Matloob 8/56 (5 shown) 190621
Royton v Stand catches galore 190621