A fine spell of bowling from Dipayan Das gave Oxford 4th a 47-run victory at home to Didcot in Division 6.

Oxford rattled up 231-9 with Tom Smith (84) and Chris Jones (69) to the fore. Daniel Alderson was the pick of the bowlers with 4-40.

Didcot made a good fist of their reply, but fell foul of Das (5-37) and were all out for 184.

Oxford 4th 25, Didcot 6

Horspath 2nd seamers Andy Cummings (4-12) and Dave Heritage (3-3) made short work of Sandford St Martin 2nd.

The home side were skittled for just 86 and Horspath eased to a six-wicket victory despite Matt Thompson’s 3-32.

Sandford 2nd -1, Horspath 2nd 25

Tiddington 2nd’s 173 was not enough at Brackley 2nd, who won by four wickets.

Alan Maule (42) and Matt Johnson (40) were the mainstays for Tiddington, while Jamie Fowler took 5-41.

Brackley were led home by Eric Carpenter’s 73.

Brackley 2nd 25, Tiddington 2nd 8

Thame Town 2nd made 152 at Wolverton, who replied with 96 all out.

Wolverton 0, Thame Town 2nd 25

Long Marston 2nd must have felt confident having amassed 266-6 at Bourton Vale 2nd, but the home side passed the target with two wickets to spare.

Bourton Vale 2nd 25, Long Marston 2nd 13