Spalding Town CC

Cricket round-up: Lamming’s five-wicket haul inspires Harrox, ten-man Pinchbeck win again

Carl Lamming took five wickets to help Moulton Harrox secure a 35-run win over hosts Market Deeping 2nd on Saturday. Batting first in the South Lincs and Border League Division One clash, Harrox racked up 180-5 before dismissing their hosts for 145 at Outgang Road. Having elected to bat first, Moulton started well with openers Louis Greetham (37) and Steven ...

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Cricket round-up: Spalding Town 30 points clear at the top after beating Billingborough

Spalding Town continue to dominate the South Lincolnshire & Border League Premier Division after beating Billingborough by eight wickets while Sleaford remain second with Woodhall Spa 2nd in hot pursuit following victory over Long Sutton. Martin Parmley was the only century maker with 117 in Grantham 2nd victory over Freiston. Division One leaders Belton Park scored a convincing victory over ...

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Half-centuries from Newton and Miles steer Spalding Town to derby win at Bourne

Spalding Town remain in command at the top of the South Lincs and Border League’s Premier Division after a four-wicket win at Bourne 2nd on Saturday. Town limited their hosts to 183-7 on the notoriously excellent Abbey Lawn track, before reaching 185-6 in the 35th over to tie up an 18-point haul. Joe Broomfield (3-23), Jon Miles (2-36) and Roy ...

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Booth and Stanway on-song as Long Sutton pass 300 in wonderful Welby win

Chris Booth blasted a super century to steer Long Sutton to a whopping 155-run win over Welby on Saturday. The opener scored 112 in Sutton’s impressive 301-6 batting first at Paradise Field, with number five Barry Stanway adding 92 to ensure the hosts racked up a daunting total. Will Naylor then took figures of 5-30 to help dismiss Welby for ...

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Skipper Gill stars as Spalding Town 2nd sink ten-man Moulton Harrox in derby

Spalding Town 2nd took the derby spoils as they beat depleted Moulton Harrox by 52 runs at the Memorial Field on Saturday. Ten-man Moulton impressed with the ball and bowled out Town for 183 with John Barnett taking five wickets – but a superb 85 from skipper Matt Gill gave the hosts a fighting chance of victory. That knock proved ...

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Cricket round-up: Spalding Town still sitting pretty after derby win at Bourne 2nd

A maiden century in senior cricket for 16-year-old Jared Hackney of Grantham 3rd was the highlight of a South Lincolnshire and Border League weekend that brought two more tons and saw Spalding Town consolidate their lead at the top. Spalding claimed a four wicket win over Bourne 2nd after Jonathan Miles had hit 67 and Josh Newton 53 but for ...

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Spalding batter Boston to extend lead at the top

Spalding Town extended their lead at the top of the South Lincs and Border League Premier Division with an emphatic win over Boston 2nd. In a game that started at 11am in a bid for the players to be able to watch the football, Spalding only took just over 47 overs to seal an eight wicket win. On their visit ...

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Gill and Juckes star in Spalding Town 2nd XI victory

Spalding 2nd captain Matt Gill hit a fine 66 and Jamie Juckes took five wickets in what proved to be a comfortable if low scoring win over Heckington. A second consecutive win for the 2nds was once again sealed by the bowlers restricting the opposition to a two figure score, Heckington being bowled out for 65 following the dismissal of ...

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Werrington get their revenge over Spalding Sunday XI

Werrington gained revenge on Spalding’s Sunday side as they avenged the previous week’s one wicket defeat in the Rutland League Division Three East. Spalding had knocked their opponents off the top of the division the previous week, but they were unable to repeat the feat on a tack that proved difficult for the batsman. After being put in, they soon ...

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Spalding too strong for Sutton in local derby

Spalding earned local bragging rights with a dominant victory over Long Sutton that kept them at the top of the South Lincs and Border League Premier Division. Five wickets from Roy Tilley and unbeaten half centuries from Joe Manton and Josh Newton ensured the home side romped to a comfortable nine wicket win to remain in pole position for an ...

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Spalding 2nd XI run out as easy winners

Four run outs helped Spalding 2nd to return to winning ways with an emphatic win over Skegness 2nd. Matt Gill’s side put some daylight between themselves and the bottom of the table home side with a thrashing that emulated Spalding 1st XI’s win on the same ground the previous week. This win was set up by a brilliant bowling and ...

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Spalding 3rd defeated by Sleaford

Spalding 3rd were defeated by Sleaford in South Lincs and Border League Division Two. Playing at Ancaster CC, the home side enjoyed the first use of the track and racked up 203-3 with opener Tom Brooke carrying his bat for a fine 93 not out that included six fours and a six. Fellow opener Jake Henderson scored 42 until Neo ...

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Wrights on it in derby victory

Andrew Wright recorded an excellent century as Long Sutton 2nd comfortably won the local derby against Spalding 3rd in South Lincs and Border League Division Two. Wright, opening alongside James Wright (80) hit 101 as Long Sutton took command right from the off. They worked the ball to all parts of the Spalding Grammar School ground in Saturday’s match. Spalding’s ...

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Spalding Ladies thrash Grantham

Spalding’s Ladies XI took two wins from their double header Twenty 20 clash with Grantham on Sunday as part of the Lincolnshire Women’s Cricket League. Both wins were convincing affairs for Spalding who continue to impress with both bat and ball. The first game provided the most convincing win with Spalding’s Connie Giltins (36 not out) and Emmy Gittins (29 ...

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Table toppers Spalding Town CC ready for Skegness clash

Spalding Town are back in pole position as they look to bounce back to the Lincolnshire Premier League. Approaching the half way stage Spalding are five points clear of Sleaford at the top of the South Lincolnshire and Border Premier Division having only lost one of their opening nine games. Last Saturday’s huge 201 run win over Stamford lifted them ...

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Cricket round-up: Spalding Town and Long Sutton enjoy Premier Division wins

The status quo was maintained at the top of the South Lincs and Border League Premier Division as Skegness and Spalding Town finished with 20 points – as did Sleaford 2nd who stay third. Three players made half centuries in Spalding’s inning at home to Freiston, while Tim Hughes’ devastating bowling spell for Skegness, which brought him five wickets for ...

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Early pace-setters Market Deeping 2nd hand Moulton Harrox a heavy loss

Moulton Harrox were unable to put the skids on Market Deeping 2nd’s title charge in South Lincs and Border League Division One on Saturday. Early pace-setters Deeping cracked 200-3 batting first at Harrox Field, before bowling out Moulton for 78 to secure a 122-run victory. Matthew Barnett (1-40) did manage to get rid of opener Ryan Bainborough for 11, but ...

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Spa day goes wrong as Spalding Town are knocked off the summit

Spalding Town suffered their first defeat of the South Lincs and Border League season on Saturday – and lost their grip on top spot as a result. After stand-in skipper Joe Broomfield won the toss and elected to bat first at Woodhall Spa 2nd, Town were bowled out for just 126 in 44 overs. That allowed the home side to ...

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Cricket round-up: Tight at the top as Spalding Town suffer first loss of season

Just one point separates Skegness and Spalding Town at the top of the South Lincolnshire & Border League Premier Division after a rain disrupted weekend that saw six matches affected by the weather. One of these was Skegness’ fixture against Grantham 2nd which was stopped in the second innings with Grantham 67 for four, chasing 176. But Spalding failed to ...

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Spalding Town hit the Premier Division summit after convincing home victory

Unbeaten Spalding Town climbed to the top of the South Lincs and Border League Premier Division table with a five-wicket win over Sleaford 2nd on Saturday. Hosts Town limited fellow high-fliers Sleaford to 143-8 batting first at the Memorial Field, with Roy Tilley taking fine figures of 4-44. Solid knocks from Jon Manton (39), Joe Broomfield (29) and Jon Miles ...

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