IT was always going to be a tough weekend contest for Rhewl during their trip to Division Four high-flyers Caernarfon.

The Gwynedd side are eyeing up the possibility of claiming the title this season and they did their cause no harm courtesy of a maximum points triumph versus the visiting villagers.

Caernarfon won the pre-match toss and they invited Rhewl to make first use of the batting track.

The display of Jason Parry ensured that this turned out to be the correct decision.

Parry was in scintillating form to pick up a brilliant 8-16 return from 7.5 overs.

This meant that Rhewl were bowled out for 60 in the 34th over of their innings.

Gareth Morewood (17) and Robbie Davies (14) were the main run-scorers for the visiting side.

Also among the wickets for Caernarfon were Llyr Erddyn Davies (1-11) and Ian Morgan (1-19).

When it was their turn to bat, Caernarfon required just 10.2 overs to reach their victory target.

Jason Parry completed a man of the match showing as he finished up unbeaten on 23.

Captain Huw Erddyn Davies added 31 not out to the chase as Caernarfon reached 61-0.