Moulton Harrox CC

Wait goes on for first wins of season

Spalding and Long Sutton are still looking for their first Lincolnshire Board Premier League wins with the season already a quarter over. Only early campaign cancellations keep the duo off the bottom of the table after both suffering their fifth defeats in six games.Spalding did at least manage to hold on to their last wicket but it was little consolation ...

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Lovell and Rose get in winning groove

Moulton Harrox are on track to join neighbours Spalding and Long Sutton in the Lincolnshire Board Premier League after making a solid start to their South Lincs Border League Championship season.Saturday’s ten-run win at Boston puts them second in the table after five matches.Opener Flynn McMillan (26) held things together early on but it needed middle-late order knocks from Matthew Barnett ...

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Winless weekend for all seven locals

It was a weekend to forget for local teams with all seven games going in favour of the opposition. Spalding remain without a win in the Lincolnshire Board Premier League after a 212-run crushing at early pacesetters Bourne.The hosts batted first and opener Jordan Temple led the charge with a six and 14 fours in his 127, sharing solid stands with ...

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Rose blooms but Moulton Harrox lose at Grantham

Moulton Harrox’s bright start at the top of the South Lincs and Border League Premier Division came to an end after they fell to a 21 run defeat at Grantham 2nd XI on Saturday. The home side elected to bat on winning the toss and Blake Wolstenholme (1 for 23) and Matthew Rose giving Moulton a fantastic start.Rose took 5 ...

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All change on and off the field

Moulton went through quite a transformation over the winter and are aiming for another top-three finish in the South Lincolnshire Border League Championship. Captain Mark Ramsden said: “We have worked continuously to improve our facilities and are incredibly grateful to have been sponsored by 36 companies, which has allowed us to purchase new covers and a new artificial surface.“We are ...

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Wolstenholme and Newton help Harrox to opening day win.

A second-wicket stand of 126 between opener Blake Wolstenholme (75) and Josh Newton (56) formed the backbone of Moulton Harrox’s opening day win over Burghley Park in the South Lincs Border League Championship. They went on to score 198/9 from their 45 overs with only Matthew Rose (13) joining them in reaching double figures.In reply, things looked rosey when the hosts ...

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Moulton looking ahead to 2024

Following a solid 2023 season, with record academy numbers, the introduction of competitive women’s cricket and a third-place finish for the first team, Moulton Harrox are already looking forward to next season.Roger Grant has stepped down as chairman after more than a decade in the post but will remain as treasurer.Taking over as chairman is Dipan Suwarneraj, who brings a ...

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Moulton still in the hunt for second place

Moulton Harrox Cricket Club beat Deeping by seven wickets to ensure they could still finish second in the South Lincs and Border League Championship.Opener Matthew Rose enjoyed Moulton winning the toss and bowling, taking 4 for 33 early on backed by Harry Lovell (1 for 15) and Anish Suwarneraj (1 for 16) also struck as Deeping’s top six were ousted ...

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Long Sutton on brink of clinching title

Spalding did just enough to avoid a bottom-two finish in the Lincolnshire Board Premier League in a 94-run defeat at Market Deeping.The hosts rattled up 362/4 and Spalding ran out of overs in reply on 268/6. However, that was enough to secure six points and push them 25 points off the bottom two with one game, and 20 points still to ...

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Moulton falter as rivals stutter

Moulton Harrox failed to capitalise on the two sides below them dropping points as they lost by eight wickets at Bourne 2nd XI.They remain third in the South Lincs and Border League Premier Division after a crucial toss went against them on Saturday.They were put in and struggled to score in a game reduced to 40 overs a side.Chris Beale ...

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Kitchen cleans up

All but one of the weekend’s cricket games were called off, but that didn’t stop Moulton Harrox’s Sunday side and their batsman Jamie Kitchen in particular.He hit a brilliant 101 not out in a seven-wicket win in the Rutland Sunday League Division Four East against Ufford Park 2nd XI.He carried his bat and scored more than two-thirds of Moulton’s runs ...

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Victory hopes all washed out

It was not only the wet weekend that brought misery for local cricket teams at the weekend. Friday’s deluge left many fixtures in doubt but five matches did go ahead – alas, all bringing defeats.In the Lincolnshire Board Premier League, Spalding ran out of batsmen, just short of their revised target at Lindum.Mitch Freeman (4-27) excelled in the damp conditions to restrict the hosts ...

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Mixed weekend for Moulton

It was a mixed weekend for Moulton Harrox but there was a fine win for the club’s 2nd XI.Both were up against their corresponding sides from Skegness.The 1st XI made the trip to the coast in the South Lincs and Border League Championship.Captain Chris Beale lost the toss, with Skegness opting to field first in overcast conditions.Regular opener Jamie Juckes ...

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Moulton Harrox slip from second place

Moulton Harrox were beaten at home by Newborough in the South Lincs and Border League Championship. They elected to bat first with opener Matthew Barnett returning to the side, but unfortunately being dismissed third ball after attempting to smash one into a nearby cottage.Regular opener Jamie Juckes (34 from 35 balls) continued his strong run of form, supported by danger ...

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Both area’s Sunday sides defeated

Both Moulton Harrox and Long Sutton 2nd XI suffered defeats in the Rutland Sunday League Division Four East. Orton Park leapt above Moulton into second with a convincing win.Their batsmen enjoyed the wicket with the top four of Sam Jarvis (65), Jack Calpin (45), Thomas Smith (24) and Divyeash Vaseeharan (70) all in the runs.A late cameo of 28 not ...

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Harrox beat Town 2nds

A 93 from stand-in skipper Joseph Broomfield against his old side and 62 from fellow opener Clive Bayston sent Moulton Harrox on their way to victory over Spalding 2nd XI.Broomfield opted to bat first on winning the toss in the South Lincs and Border League Division One match up.Bayston and Broomfield started steadily reaching 31 for 0 after the first ...

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Newton hits 162 as Moulton win again

A stunning 162 not out from Josh Newton propelled Moulton Harrox to a comprehensive 82-run win at Freiston.Moulton are hot on the heels of Long Sutton in the South Lincs and Border League sitting in second.And Newton continued his fine form as Moulton posted 256 for 4 from their 45 overs after electing to bat first.Australian Jamie Kitchen’s brutal bullying ...

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Moulton on high as Bayston rolls back years

Moulton Harrox climbed into the top two of the South Lincs & Border League Championship thanks to defeats for two of their closest rivals and a win of their own at Grantham Seconds.Sleaford Seconds went down by seven wickets at home to Newborough, while Woodhall Spa suffered an 85-run thrashing by leaders Long Sutton to allow Moulton to close the ...

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Aussie Kitchen cooks up double half-ton

Moulton Harrox recovered from a slow start to earn a five-wicket win at Bourne in the South Lincs and Border Premier League Championship.After losing the toss, captain Chris Beale’s side were put into the field on the hottest day of the year.The bowling effort started horrendously with the usually reliable Matt Rose going for 18 in his first over.Harry Lovell took the second ...

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Newton’s 120 helps Harrox to 20-run win

A fine 120 from Josh Newton saw Moulton Harrox to a 20 run win at home to Skegness in the South Lincs and Border League Championship.Captain Chris Beale lost the toss but was grateful to hear Skegness had opted to bowl first on a hot day with a classic flat track at Broad Lane.Jamie Juckes and Beale opened the batting, ...

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