Rough start for reigning premier Dingee in NUCA

DINGEE’S Northern United Cricket Association premiership defence has got away to a poor start.

Dingee was all out for just 58 after 19 overs in reply to Calivil’s 7-133 on Saturday.

Dingee had five players make ducks, with Darcy Harrison enjoying an early boost to his bowling average by taking 4-3 off four overs for Calivil.

• Elmore thumped Heathcote by 99 runs.

Having at one stage been 3-72, Heathcote was all out for 87 batting first after losing a flurry of wickets, before the Redbacks cruised to 3-186 in reply, with captain James Harney (60 n.o.) and opener Dylon Haimes (56) both making half-centuries.

• Opener Kale Hoggins’ 69 helped Raywood to a 37-run win as it made 7-181 in reply to Colbinabbin’s 144.

• There was no play in the match between Bagshot and Goornong.