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Day 3 of the Hanley Energy Inter-Provincial Championship, North West Warriors v Northern Knights

Richard White (NCU PRO)  

The North West Warriors defeated the Northern Knights by 140 runs today to win the 2018 Hanley Energy Inter-Provincial Championship. The North West Warriors win ended Leinster Lightning's search for six titles in a row.

Four wickets from Andrew McBrine, and three from David Scanlon made sure the Knights were bowled out for 201 in their second innings.

James McCollum (48), Matthew McCord (46), and Shane Getkate (31) top scored for the Northern Knights.

The Northern Knights have one remaining fixture to play in this seasons Hanley Energy Inter-Provincial Championship, against Leinster Lightning, at Malahide, starting on September 4th. 

Summary - Day 3 at Bready (17th - 19th July)
North West Warriors 226 (W Porterfield 41, N O'Brien 45, S Thompson 20, R Allen 34, M Adair 3-33, J McCollum 5-32)
                        and 303-7 dec (W Porterfield 152, D Barr 20, N O'Brien 65, A McBrine 27no, H Tector 4-70)
Northern Knights 188 (M Ellison 65, M Adair 32, C Young 3-47, D Scanlon 4-61, G Kennedy 3-36)
                    and 201 (J McCollum 48, S Getkate 31, M McCord 46, D Scanlon 3-39, A McBrine 4-35, S Thompson 2-25)
North West Warriors beat Northern Knights by 140 runs