The local side lost their opening four matches of the Whiting & Partners Division Two season, but have responded by reeling off four successive victories. Samir Ali Khan claimed 3-29 and opener Faisal Javed hit 59 in a five-wicket triumph against Castor & Ailsworth. Skipper Navid Ahmed and overseas ace Graham Hudson also bagged a couple of wickets apiece as Huntingdon & District removed their visitors for just 125 after being asked to bowl. Andy Wright (24) and Hudson (20no) also made important contributions with the bat as they eased past a modest target. Nick Kumpukkal was the main man with bat and ball as St Ives beat Southill Park by 72 runs at that level. Kumpukkal top-scored with 38 as the locals put 159 on the board and that proved to be more than adequate as he swooped for 4-13 as the visitors were skittled for just 82. Fifteen year-old pace prospect Matt Wells also impressed when taking 3-7 after being St Ives second-highest run-scorer with 21.CAMBS & HUNTS PREMIER LEAGUE Whiting & Partners Division TwoHUNTINGDON & DISTRICT beat CASTOR & AILSWORTH by 5 wkts Castor & Ailsworth 125 (S. Khan 3-29). Huntingdon & District 129-5 (F. Javed 59).ST IVES beat SOUTHILL PARK by 77 runs St Ives 159 (N. Kumpukkal 38). Southill Park 82 (N. Kumpukkal 4-13, M. Wells 3-7).