Firsts “do the double” in local derby

Mike Richardson hits a six during his 162 not out against South Northumberland

Newcastle’s Firsts celebrated two final over victories over local rivals South Northumberland. On Friday they took Twenty20 honours with the last ball. And on Saturday an absorbing North East Premier League match ended with Newcastle chasing down a big total, overtaking it with a six. An all round team performance with Richardson taking special honours: check the Results page for details.