After winning the toss and electing to bowl first, they dismissed the Shropshire side for 137 in the 45th over of the innings. Opener Ryan Lockley made 53 with tail-ender Sam Whitney (21) the only other player to pass the 50-mark.

Stratford off-spinner James Urquhart took 4-39 with Tom Grundy 2-26, Mike Brown 2-28, Chris Whelan 1-10 and Dexter Purser also 1-10 the other successful bowlers.

In reply, Stratford reached 139-4 in the 36th over with former Bretforton all-rounder Aidy Witts top scoring with an unbeaten 51. Overseas player Abel Mokhuane made 48 and Purser 25.

David Exall took 3-33 for Bridgnorth with James Ralph 1-16 the other wicket-taker.

The result lifts Stratford into joint third place in the table.