Leeds cricket club’s world record attempt

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Organisers at a Leeds cricket club say they have set a new Guinness World Record after a marathon day of bowling.

Dozens of professionals, amateurs and young people took part in Rodley Cricket Club’s attempt to break the record for the most overs bowled in an eight-hour period.

Club member and organiser Alex Riddell said they bowled 734 overs in eight hours and recorded their attempt to send in to Guinness. He said: “I started researching about cricket world records and Guinness helped us find a record that we could go for.

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