Ipplepen travel to the Recreation Ground for a crack at Torquay in the Group B final on Saturday after emphatic wins for both teams in the Devon ‘Covid-19’ Cricket League semi-finals.
Half-centuries for Steve Lewis (50) and Tom Drake (55no) led Torquay to 188-9, which was much too good for Tiverton Heathcoat 2nds.
Three wickets each for captain Chris Kelmere (3-11) and James Tyler (3-15) helped to skittle Heathcoat out for 73 in a 115-run victory.
Ipplepen piled up 224-4, built around Marcus Gadie’s 79, against Ivybridge, setting up a 116-run win there.
In the Group C final, Stoke Gabriel meet Kilmington on Saturday. There were heavy defeats for South Devon and Barton 2nds in the ‘D’ and ‘E’ semis. And there is a Teign estuary ‘derby’ at Netherton Park in Group G between Stokeinteignhead and Shaldon Optimists 2nds.
In runners-up play-offs, Paignton and Bovey Tracey both fell by the wayside - Paignton lost by 105 runs to Sandford and Bovey went down to Cornwood by two wickets.