Rex Tooley batting for DDSWQ. Picture: Kevin Farmer
Rex Tooley batting for DDSWQ. Picture: Kevin Farmer

DDSWQ falls to top side in Lord’s Tavs

CRICKET: Darling Downs South West Queensland battled hard, but were unable to down North zone top-placed side Valley at the weekend.

DDSWQ rode a two-game win Lord's Taverners competition win streak into the contest at TGS, but ultimately fell by five wickets.

Rex Tooley provided the spark for the home side, coming in at number seven and posting an unbeaten 52 as they were bowled out for 143.

Joseph Fry (3/18 off nine overs) provided resistance, but it wasn't enough as the visitors chased down their target with five overs remaining.

Harrison Tzannes bats for Darling Downs and South West Queensland. Picture: Kevin Farmer
Harrison Tzannes bats for Darling Downs and South West Queensland. Picture: Kevin Farmer
DDSWQ contest top side: Darling Downs and South West Queensland in Queensland Premier Cricket Lord Taverners Competition round six at TGS Mills Oval.
DDSWQ contest top side: Darling Downs and South West Queensland in Queensland Premier Cricket Lord Taverners Competition round six at TGS Mills Oval.