Skeg 2nds defeat Moulton Harrox

South Lincs and Border League

Premier Division

Skegness 2nds 191 for 7

Moulton Harrox 126 all out

Skegness all-rounder Reece Brant picked up seven wickets as Skegness 2nds bagged a useful 20 points at bottom of the table Moulton Harrox.

Brant’s 7-25 followed his 37 with the bat as the seasiders made 191 from their 45 overs.

Opener Alistair Ainsworth was also among the runs, scoring 81 from the top of the order.

Michael Jackson and Trevor Walton took early wickets for the seasiders before Brant single-handedly dismissed the home side with his nine-and-a-half overs.

Moulton’s top scorer was Extras (34) as they crumbled to 126 all out.

Skegness - A Ainsworth ct M Barnett b Lavery 81; R Brant ct Saville b Cornwell 37; T Walton ct & b Saville 0; J Elsom ct Lavery b J Barnett 0; M Jackson b J Barnett 3; A Sylvester ct Cusack b Lavery 18; M Chamberlain ct Saville b M Barnett 18; M Santini not out 10; D Jacobs b Lavery 4; A Jacobs not out 1; L Rowson did not bat.

Extras 19 Total (for 7 wkts) 191.

Bowling - H Lavery 11-2-44-3; M Barnett 12-1-48-1; Jack Barnett 12-0-53-2; W Trim 1-0-9-0; O Saville 8-0-27-1; J Cusack 1-0-3-0.

Moulton Harrox - O Saville b Jackson 7; Jack Barnett ct & b Walton 21; John Barnett b Brant 15; J Cusack b Brant 4; M Barnett b Brant 6; W Trim lbw b Elsom 4; K Hibbert b Brant 6;

J Morton lbw b Brant 15; P Scourfield lbw b Brant 2; J Cornwell lbw b Brant 10; H Lavery not out 1.

Extras 34. Total (all out) 126.

Bowling - M Jackson 9-4-33-1; A Sylvester 4-2-9-0; T Walton 3-0-20-1; R Brant 9.3-2-25-7; J Elsom 8-2-27-1.

On Saturday Skegness 2nds entertain Welby from the Grantham area at Richmond Drive, starting at 1.30pm.