DAYLESFORD kept its Castlemaine District Cricket Association finals hopes alive with a dominant performance against Muckleford on Saturday.
A loss to fourth-placed Muckleford would have put an end to Daylesford’s finals hopes, but the home side produced arguably its best performance of the summer.
After being sent in to bat, Daylesford was dismissed for 166 in 37 overs.
The Daylesford attack then ripped through the Muckleford batting line-up, dismissing the visitors for just 46 in 21.3 overs.
No individual batting or bowling scores were supplied by Daylesford.
The victory moves Daylesford to within one-and-a-half wins of fourth-placed Muckleford with two rounds remaining.
Daylesford plays Harcourt (sixth) and Newstead (seventh) in its remaining two matches, while Muckleford faces Newstead (seventh) and Barkers Creek (first).
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