Mullins shines for cricketers but Bexhill hold out for draw

Eastbourne Cricket Club were left frustrated after Bexhill held on for the last three overs with nine wickets down to force a draw.

Eastbourne were denied victory despite posting a score of 207 for 6 with skipper Mark Tomsett hitting 50 and Aussie overseas player Aaron Mullins weighing in with 51 not out. Bexhill bowler Joe Cox took 2-60.

At stumps Bexhill were 176 for 9 with 92 from skipper Malcolm Johnson and 43 from Tim Hambridge. Mullins took 5-70 from his left-arm spin.