Rain may have ruined the opening weekend of the Devon Cricket League season but the weather is set fair for Saturday’s second round, which features some intriguing group matches.

One local game was completed last weekend - Ben Whatmore hit 54 and Chris Donnelly took 5-15 as Shaldon Optimists 3rds (155-6) beat Stokeinteignhead (116) in a 20-over South Eight match.

August 1 fixtures: Premier West - Cornwood v Paignton, Central - Cullompton v Bovey Tracey; South 1 - Barton v Abbotskerswell, Bovey II v Torquay; South 2 - Brixham v Ipplepen, Dartington/Totnes v Chudleigh; South 3 - Paignton II v Ashburton, Shaldon Optimists v Stoke Gabriel; South 4 - Babbacombe v Chelston/Kingskerswell, Ipplepen II v South Devon; South 5 - Abbotskwerwell II v Barton II, Torquay II v Bovey III; South 6 - Ashburton II v Chagford, Chudleigh II v Lustleigh, South 7 - Chelston/K’Kerswell II v Ipplepen III, South Devon II v Shaldon II; South 8 - St Marychurch OBs v Shaldon III, Stoke Gabriel II v Paignton III,Stokeinteignhead v Babbacombe II.