NETHERFIELD lost by seven wickets to Lancaster in the semi-final of the Twenty20 Cup.

Cobus Pienaar was out third ball for the Cumbrian side having hit a four with the opening delivery.

And despite the best efforts of John Huck and Marc Brown, Netherfield finished their 20 overs on 83-8.

In response Luke Phillips and former Kendal man Jamie Heywood got Lancaster off to a good start with a partnership of 32.

In the 10th over pro Timycen Maruma scored 16 runs, including two sixes and a four, to take the game away from Netherfield and Lancaster reached 84 runs in the 14th over.