Jacobs’ cracking innings seals comfortable win

South Lincs and Border League Division Two

Heckington 119 all out

Skegness 2nds 120 for 2

AN UNBEATEN half century from David Jacobs secured another comfortable win for division two leaders Skegness seconds at Heckington.

The seasiders skittled Heckington out for 119, with Sam Richardson picking up 4-32 off his seven overs.

Sean Chamberlain and his brother Mark were also among the wickets as the visitors wrapped things up at the end of the 41st over.

In response, Skegness took just 26 overs to clinch the win, with Jacobs batting throughout the entire innings.

Skegness are now 39 clear at the top of the table, with five games remaining.


C Morley c Ainsworth b S Chamberlain 44

D Bradshaw c Chamberlain b Richardson 0

S Dawson c Ainsworth b Richardson 19

N Garfoot b S Chamberlain 22

P Cook run out M Chamberlain 22

C Garrett lbw S Chamberlain 0

J Ingham b M Chamberlain 1

A Nother c Rice b M Chamberlain 0

D Ingham b Richardson 3

S Mason b Richardson 2

D Turner not out 0

Extras 6

Total (all out) 119

Bowling: A Rice 9-3-29-0, S Richardson 7-1-32-4, S Chamberlain 12-5-17-3, H Vyas 4-0-18-0, A Sylvester 4-1-14-0, M Chamberlain 5-1-7-2.

Skegness Seconds

A Ainsworth c and b J Ingham 23

D Jacobs not out 55

Z Saeed b Garrett 9

S Chamberlain not out 26

Extras 7

Total (for two) 120

Bowling: N Garfoot 7-1-19-0, C Morley 5-1-23-0, J Ingham 7-0-32-1, C Garrett 6-1-33-1, S Dawson 1-0-11-0.

l On Saturday, Skegness seconds will entertain Thomas Cook, at Richmond Drive, Skegness, starting at 1.30pm.