Read U15s through to the next round of cup

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Read are through to the next round of the England after beating Burscough in a dramatic game.

Read scored 88-5 in their 20 overs, opener Keiron Grimshaw batting for 19 overs and scoring 45, with Bradley Graham, scoring 19.

Burscough lost an early wicket but only needed 12 runs from the last three overs, with several wickets remaining. Tyler Baron bowled the last over, but with Burscough needing two off the last over, they could only manage a single a single, leaving the scores equal on 88.

The rules revealed that Read had won by virtue of losing only five wickets, compared to Burscough’s six.