Double Delight for Saturday Teams
It was a double winning Saturday for the 1st and 2nd XI teams as they overcame Grimsby Town and Skegness respectively.
At home, the 1st XI amassed 278-5 thanks in the main to 130 not out from opening batsman Jonny Cheer and a solid 61 from Sri Lankan professional Malinga Bandara. He then followed up with 6-39 as the visitors were restricted to 153-9 meaning 18 points were collected from the contest. For full report click here.
At the seaside, the 2nd XI chased down their hosts’ 121 for the loss of eight wickets to claim a much needed victory.
On Sunday a friendly XI narrowly lost out at home to Upton while the Wanderers 2nd XI claimed a 10-wicket victory away versus Sleaford Academy. Paul Timby (four) and Jack Cooke (three) took the bulk of the home side’s wickets while Jack Hughes (93 not out) and Jack Timby (58 no out) batted superbly to take their side to victory.
For full scorecards please check out the results pages.June 24, 2014 12:00 am