Brant’s high five lands 2nds comfortable away victory

South Lincs and Border League

Premier League

Welby 142 all out

Skegness 2nds 143 for 1

A five-wicket haul for Reece Brant and unbeaten half centuries for Alistair Ainsworth and Trevor Walton helped Skegness 2nds to a comfortable win over Welby at Richmond Drive.

Brant’s 5 for 38, hot on the heels of his seven-wicket display the previous week, restricted the visitors to 142.

In response, Ainsworth hit 67 not out and Walton 51 not out as the seasiders completed a nine-wicket victory to consolidate their fifth place in the table.

On Saturday Skegness travel to seventh-placed Woodhall Spa 2nds, starting at 1.30pm.