Friday cricket results

Waringtown batsman Alan Dennison attempts a cut in Saturday's Ulster Cup win over Coleraine
Waringtown batsman Alan Dennison attempts a cut in the Ulster Cup win over Coleraine

Belfast Royal Academy retained the Ulster Bank Schools' Cup but it took an undefeated 78 by Max Burton to give them a three-wicket success in the Moylena final.

Earlier, Inst's second wicket partnership between Ben Mellor and Matthew Lightbody had contributed 71 runs but the final wickets fell cheaply as the innings finished on 158 with Jack Burton taking 3-37.

In reply Academy were 40-4 and 94-6 and behind the required run rate before Burton came to the rescue.

RBAI 158 (38.1 overs) B Mellor 42, M Lightbody 32, J Burton3-37, M Wilson 2-32

BRA 159-7 (38.1 overs) M Burton 78 no, D Whitten 3-27

BRA won by seven wickets

Lagan Valley Metals Twenty20

Carrickfergus, Waringstown and Instonians all finished with four points in Section A but by the best run rate Carrickfergus take first and Waringstown second.

So the semi-finals on 17 June 17 are North Down v Waringstown and Carrickfergus v Lisburn

Section A

Carrickfergus v Instonians

Carrickfergus 173-7 I Parkhill 35

Instonians 127-6

Carrickfergus won by 46 runs

Waringstown v Derriaghy

Waringstown 173-3 J McCollum 77

Derriaghy 87-5 R Bailey 32 no

Waringstown won by 86 runs

Section B

CIYMS v North Down

CIYMS 170-2 J Matchett 93

North Down 171-3 P Malan 52, A Shields 51 no

North Down won by seven wickets and top the section

CSNI v Lisburn

Lisburn 152

CSNI 146

Lisburn won by six runs