Long Sutton CC

Owzat for helping veterans?

A very special cricket match is being held this weekend to raise money for two military charities. The Long Sutton club will be hosting its second Veterans’ Day on Saturday (August 6), and members are hoping to build on the success of last year’s inaugural event. It’s being sponsored by Tonic Health Veterans’ Project in association with the Veterans’ Foundation, ...

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SLBL cricket round-up: Moulton collapse to defeat at Grantham, Sutton 2nd seal success

A batting collapse cost Moulton Harrox dear as they were defeated by 114 runs at Grantham 2nd in the South Lincs and Border League Premier Division on Saturday. The hosts won the toss and chose to bat first at Harlaxton, but were bowled out for 181 in 39 overs as Lee Eyett (3-28) and Alin Carter (3-39) took three wickets ...

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Long Sutton soundly seen off by Woodhall Spa 2nd despite lower-order resistance

Long Sutton slipped further adrift of the top trio in the South Lincs and Border League Premier Division after suffering a five-wicket defeat at Woodhall Spa 2nd on Saturday. Hosts Spa won the toss and elected to field at Jubilee Park, bowling Sutton out for a modest 129 in one ball shy of 40 overs. An unbeaten 46 from Danny ...

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SLBL round-up: Brilliant Barnett ton blasts Moulton to big win over Spa, Sutton beaten

A sensational century from Jack Barnett guided Moulton Harrox to a 32-run win over Woodhall Spa 2nd in the South Lincs and Border League Premier Division on Saturday. Opener Barnett blasted 105 from 108 balls at Broad Lane to help Harrox post 238-8 after winning the toss and electing to bat. Skipper Simon Behan made 52 as Spa’s second string ...

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SLBL cricket round-up: Nigel inspires Spalding 3rd win, Sutton defeat Harrox in derby clash

A captain’s knock from Nigel Gardner helped Spalding Town 3rd pick up an impressive 40-run victory over Uffington in South Lincs and Border League Division Two on Saturday. Opener Gardner made a calming 44 as wickets tumbled around him as Spalding posted 199-6 batting first at the Memorial Field after winning the toss. A half-century from Kobe Wiles ensured that ...

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Rutland League cricket: Oldfield cracks 120 as Sutton storm to huge victory over Stamford

A brilliant 120 from Dan Oldfield helped Long Sutton to an impressive 109-run success at Stamford Town in Rutland and District League Division Two on Sunday. After winning the toss and batting first, opener Oldfield led from the front with a stellar century that was the mainstay of their 241-7 in 45 overs. Charlie Crisp then took 3-40 to help ...

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SLBL cricket round-up: Three wins in a row for Moulton Harrox, Sutton beaten by Bourne

In-form Moulton Harrox made it three wins on the trot in South Lincs and Border League Premier Division after an impressive 83-run success at Market Deeping 2nd on Saturday. Jack Barnett was the star man at Outgang Road, top scoring with 41 as Moulton were all out for 234 batting first before then taking fine figures of 4-43 to help ...

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Rutland League round-up: Leaders Werrington edge out Long Sutton despite Bird’s best efforts

Long Sutton lost ground in the race for the Rutland and District League Division Two title after suffering a narrow 17-run defeat against leaders Werrington on Sunday. After winning the toss and opting to bat, Werrington were all out for 211 in 39.5 overs in the clash of two high-fliers at Campbell Drive. Skipper Calvin Bird made 69 in Sutton’s ...

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Rutland League round-up: Top team effort sees Long Sutton over the line, home loss for Town

Long Sutton racked up their third win of the Rutland League Division Two season on Sunday with an impressive victory over Whittlesey at Paradise Field. After being put into bat, Sutton smashed 255-9 in their 45 overs with Calvin Bird (33) and Ed Barnes (32) top scoring in what was a terrific team effort. Whittlesey were all out for 164 ...

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Burton gets Sleaford 2nd in a spin as Long Sutton ease to victory and stay fourth

Spinner Jake Burton took five wickets as Long Sutton 1st enjoyed a five-wicket win at Sleaford 2nd on Saturday. Sutton stay fourth in the South Lincs and Border League Division One table after the victory and are now just 16 points behind leaders Grantham 2nd. Hosts Sleaford won the toss and opted to bat first, but found themselves bowled out ...

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SLBL cricket round-up: Moulton 2nd back at the top, Munson takes six as Sutton 2nd seal win

Fine performances from Harry Lovell and Mark Ramsden helped Moulton Harrox 2nd return to the top of South Lincs and Border League Division One on Saturday. Visitors Harrox won the toss and bowled first at Heckington – and started superbly with openers Aaron Machin and Charles Garrett out for ducks. Simon Meadows (27) and Robbie Townsend (51) did score well ...

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Leaders edge past Long Sutton in low-scoring SLBL Premier Division showdown

Long Sutton suffered a defeat at South Lincs and Border League Premier Division leaders Newborough on Saturday in a low-scoring cracker. Having lost the toss, things looked bleak for Sutton as they were knocked over for just 61 in less than 30 overs at St Martin’s Road. But Jake Burton’s side put up quite the fight in return, reducing their ...

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SLBL cricket round-up: Moulton Harrox 2nd hammer Billingborough to hit the summit

Moulton Harrox 2nd moved to the top of the South Lincs and Border League Division One table with a dominant ten-wicket victory over Billingborough 2nd on Saturday. Hosts Harrox lost the toss at Broad Lane, but saw their opponents crumble to 50 all out in 25.1 overs after opting to bat first. Moulton needed only 9.4 overs to knock off ...

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Impressive run chase as Long Sutton get their title push back on track with Boston won

Long Sutton got their South Lincs and Border League Premier Division title challenge back on track with an impressive four-wicket win at neighbours Boston on Saturday. Hosts Boston chose to bat first at the Mayflower after winning the toss and posted a solid 206-4, with opener Ben Troops making an unbeaten 104 and number three Tom Baxter adding 55. Sutton’s ...

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Leaders keep their cool to put skids on Long Sutton’s bid to challenge them at the top

Long Sutton lost ground in the South Lincs and Border League Premier Division title race after suffering an eight-wicket defeat against table-toppers Grantham 2nd on Saturday. After being put into bat by their opposition, Josh Baker top scored with 37 as Sutton were knocked over for 157 in 38.2 overs at Paradise Field. Grantham made light work of their target ...

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SLBL cricket round-up: Long Sutton’s Stanway stars in dominant victory over Heckington

Barry Stanway took five wickets as Long Sutton secured a dominant eight-wicket win at Heckington in the South Lincs and Border League Premier Division on Saturday. The hosts opted to bat first after winning the toss, but were soon skittled out for 109 in 25.5 overs by an inspired Sutton. Stanway (5-44), Paul Edgeller (3-31) and Adam Whitaker (2-33) did ...

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Cricket round-up: Ramsden makes his Mark for Moulton 2nd, Neo shines with impressive knock

An unbeaten half-century from captain Mark Ramsden steered Moulton Harrox 2nd to a six-wicket victory at Grantham 3rd on Saturday – and sent his side top of the table. Hosts Grantham had posted 146-9 from their 45 overs in the South Lincs and Border League Division One clash. But Ramsden’s undefeated 62, plus a calm 22 not out from Harry ...

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In-form Long Sutton see off Woodhall Spa 2nd to stay third in early Premier Division table

Long Sutton 1st are sitting pretty in third place in the South Lincs and Border League Premier Division table after an 80-run victory over Woodhall Spa 2nd on Saturday. Opener Adam Wright top scored with 37 as Sutton posted a healthy 204-8 from their 45 overs after being put into bat at Paradise Field. Visitors Spa 2nd were dismissed for ...

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SLBL cricket round-up: Derby delight for Moulton Harrox as opener Kearns makes unbeaten 54

An unbeaten half-century from Mike Kearns Snr helped steer Moulton Harrox 2nd to a derby win over Spalding Town 2nd in South Lincs and Border League Division One on Saturday. Opener Kearns scored a typical 54 not out for Moulton as they made 94-2 in reply to Town’s 91 all out at Harrox Field to seal an eight-wicket success. With ...

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SLBL cricket round-up: Long Sutton get off the mark with derby success over Moulton Harrox

There was derby delight for Long Sutton on Saturday as they defeated rivals Moulton Harrox by 66 runs at Paradise Field. Half-centuries in the middle order from Tim Norris (67) and Paul Edgeller (53) helped Sutton to 214-9 in the South Lincs and Border League Premier Division clash. Harrox could only manage 148 in reply despite a super 78 from ...

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