South Perth feel grand fi­nal blues

Southern Gazette (South Perth) - - LOOK LOCAL -

SOUTH Perth has suf­fered its sec­ond grand fi­nal de­feat this sea­son af­ter go­ing down by six wick­ets to Mid­landGuild­ford in the Fe­male A-Grade 50over de­cider at Richard­son Park on Sun­day.

The Sky Blues had fin­ished as mi­nor pre­miers in the 50-over com­pe­ti­tion but Mid­land-Guild­ford stepped up on the big stage.

Mid­land-Guild­ford had sent South Perth in to bat, with the hosts bowled out for 157 in the 50th over. In re­ply, the Swans cruised to vic­tory in 32.2 overs with six wick­ets in hand to com­plete the 50-over and T20 dou­ble.

South Perth suf­fered de­feat in both grand fi­nals de­spite fin­ish­ing top of the ta­ble in the reg­u­lar sea­son.

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