Seconds gift visitors their victory

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South Lincs and Border League Premier Division

Skegness 2nds 116 all out

Grantham 117 for 8

Skegness lost a low-scoring game by two wickets.

Michael Jackson’s four wickets were not enough to stop Grantham clinching the spoils at Richmond Drive.

Reece Brant was the seasiders’ top scorer with 24 as the home side crumbled to 116 all out in the 41st over.

In reply, Skegness gifted Grantham with 23 wides in a total of 34 extras as the visitors chased down the total.

Skegness - A Ainsworth b Parker 7; D Nuttall b Peters 9; R Brant b Stevenson 24; T Walton b Parker 0; M Jackson ct M Wing b Parker 0; A Sylvester b Parker 3; M Chamberlain ct Peters b Stevenson 17; L Taylor b Stevenson 10; D Jacobs b Peters 0; J Elsom not out 15; A Kumar ct Kettle; b Peters 14. Extras 17 Total (all out) 116

Bowling - S Peters 11-1-3-29-3; A Parker 12-6-14-4; C Payne 6-2-14-0; N Stevenson 8-0-40-3; A Wing 3-0-10-0.

Grantham - R Johnson ct Elsom b Jackson 7; C Payne ct Walton b Jackson 12; M Parmley ct Chamberlain b Taylor 25; P Abraham ct Jacobs b Jackson 0; M Wing b Kumar 9; S Mudie b Nuttall 16; S Peters lbw b Nuttall 10; A Wing not out 2; A Parker b Jackson 0; N Stevenson not out 2; A Kettle did not bat.

Extras 34 Total (for 8 wkts) 117.

Bowling - Nuttall 11-0-36-2; M Jackson 11-3-29-4; A Sylvester 3-0-15-0; A Kumar 5-1-14-1; L Taylor 3-0-13-1.