Fox Lodge opened up the title race as they beat leaders Bready by 37 runs in the North West's Premier Women's league last night.

Sarah Black top scored with 29 as Fox Lodge scored 87 for 9 - Mollie Devine (11) the other double figure contribution.

There were three wickets for Stephanie Wilkinson (3-9) and two apiece for Rachel Hepburn, Charley Scott, and Sophie Killen.

In reply, Bready were bowled out for 50, with Charley Scott (14) top scoring as the Ballymagorry side strangled the chase.

Lucy Blair took 3 for 6, while there were two wickets for the ever consistent Mollie Devine and Sarah Black.

In the other game, Kia McCartney scored an unbeaten 46 and Eva Gaston took three wickets as Coleraine beat Strabane Saints by seven wickets.

Kylie McGarrigle hit eight boundaries in her 44 not out as the Tyrone side made 76 for 6 in a 16-over game, but the Bannsiders coasted to victory to continue their excellent season.