CRICKET: Brandon Phillips and Rob Conyard guide March Town sides to vital league victories

Rob Conyard (right) was March Town 2nds' star man in their victory over Hardwick. PHOTO: Ian Carter

Rob Conyard (right) was March Town 2nds' star man in their victory over Hardwick. PHOTO: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

Brandon Phillips blasted March Town to a confidence-boosting six wicket victory at St Ives in the Whiting & Partners Division One last weekend.

Action from March Town 2nds' win over Hardwick. PHOTO: Ian Carter

Action from March Town 2nds' win over Hardwick. PHOTO: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

March’s win lifts them off the foot of the table and provides them with only their second success this term.

Phillips struck 75 from 54 balls, smashing a dozen boundaries in the process.

He was supported by Tommy Howegego (39) and Clinton Bricker (41no) in their 222-4.

Action from March Town 2nds' win over Hardwick. PHOTO: Ian Carter

Action from March Town 2nds' win over Hardwick. PHOTO: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant

The hosts had earlier posted 219-5.

March’s second side also picked up their second win as Adam Conyard steered them to a four wicket triumph against Hardwick.

The youngster hit 59 in March’s 138-6, before the visitors were dismissed for 134.

Action from March Town 2nds' win over Hardwick. PHOTO: Ian Carter

Action from March Town 2nds' win over Hardwick. PHOTO: Ian Carter - Credit: Archant