Brooksbottom continue to prop up the Houldsworth Ribblesdale League table with just four points from their opening six games following defeats against Great Harwood and Salesbury at the weekend.

The Brox hit 167 all out in their innings as Zohaib Quereshi top-scored with 54, while Stuart Maher took 5-48.

Great Harwood’s Jack Wildermuth 85 not out top-scored as the visitors notched up 168-8 to defeat the Brox by two wickets.

On Sunday, Brooksbottom succumbed to their second defeat of the weekend.

The hosts scored 143-8 but Salesbury hit back with 147-5 to secure a five-wicket victory.