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Moulton Harrox’s winning run ended by Freiston despite fine figures from Lyon and Naylor

Moulton Harrox’s three-game winning run came to an end on Saturday after an 87-run defeat against South Lincs and Border League Division One rivals Freiston. The visitors racked up 183 batting first at Harrox Field, but Moulton did pick up five points for bowling them out. Waseem Ilyas top scored for Freiston with 37, while Abdul Moeed (28) and Richard ...

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Magnificent seven wins on the spin for Spalding Town, Long Sutton return to winning ways

Spalding Town made it seven wins on the spin on Saturday as they saw off Stamford Town by 92 runs to go 28 points clear at the top of the South Lincs and Border League Premier Division. On a rain-hit day, Town were inserted into bat by their hosts – and didn’t quite manage to replicate their recent explosive form. ...

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Captain Ambrose admits that promotion is vital for Spalding Town’s progression

Buoyant skipper Rob Ambrose has admitted that Spalding Town need to earn promotion from the South Lincs and Border League in order to progress as a club. Town, relegated from the Lincs ECB Premier Division last season, are desperate to return to the county big time at the first attempt. Currently 20 points clear in the Premier Division and on ...

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Rushworth’s important 81 steers Spalding Town to big Rutland League win

Steven Rushworth’s impressive knock of 81 helped Spalding Town recover from a dreadful start to beat Orton Park 2nd by 77 runs in Rutland League Division Six on Sunday. Having elected to bat after winning the toss, Town looked in dire straits when openers Harry Wilkinson-Roberts and Richard Gilbert were both dismissed for ducks. Ethan Lawrence (4) followed to leave ...

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Majestic Majeed inspires Spalding Town to maximum points against Sleaford 2nd

A virtuoso all-round display from Hafiz Majeed helped Spalding Town extend their lead at the top of South Lincs and Border League Premier Division to 20 points on Saturday. Town collected a maximum 20-point haul after beating Sleaford 2nd by six wickets at the Memorial Field, with Pakistan ace Majeed taking 5-25 with the ball and making an unbeaten 60 ...

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Battling Pinchbeck edge to victory in tight derby against Spalding Town 3rd

Pinchbeck climbed back into the top four of South Lincs and Border League Division Two with a hard-fought derby win over Spalding 3rd on Saturday. Having limited Town’s youthful 3rd team to 151-7 batting first at the Memorial Field, Pinchbeck (152-8) got over the line in the 43rd over with just two wickets to spare. Pinchbeck won the toss and ...

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Jamie’s super spell of 6-15 helps sends unbeaten Spalding Town 2nd clear at top

Skipper Mike Kearns saluted swing bowler Jamie Juckes as he helped Spalding Town 2nd extend their winning run in South Lincs and Border League Division One to seven games on Saturday. Juckes recorded figures of 6-15 – including three wickets in four balls – to help dismiss hosts Freiston L&L for just 55 in reply to Town’s 126 batting first. ...

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Majestic Majeed inspires Spalding Town to maximum points as Barnetts blast 214 partnership for Harrox

A virtuoso all-round display from Hafiz Majeed helped Spalding Town extend their lead at the top of South Lincs and Border League Premier Division to 20 points on Saturday. Town (100-4) collected a maximum 20-point after beating Sleaford 2nd (98) by six wickets at the Memorial Field, with Pakistan ace Majeed taking 5-25 with the ball and making an unbeaten ...

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Impressed Ambrose sets Spalding Town a points target ahead of Sleaford showdown

Skipper Rob Ambrose wants his in-form Spalding Town side to be 30 points clear at the top of South Lincs and Border League Premier Division by the end of June. Town, currently 17 points clear at the summit following last weekend’s derby win over Billingborough, have a week off on July 2. Ambrose doesn’t want any other side to be ...

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Skipper shows respect to rivals after Spalding Town win ‘grudge match’ to stay top

In-form Spalding Town extended their lead at the top of the South Lincs and Border League’s Premier Division with an eight-wicket win over fierce rivals Billingborough on Saturday. With visitors Billingborough winning the toss at Spalding Grammar School and electing to bat, Town were left pretty happy when they dismissed their visitors for just 145 in 35.1 overs. Jack Barratt ...

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Young gun Lawrence stars as Spalding Town 2nd stay unbeaten with big victory

Spalding Town 2nd continued their unbeaten run this South Lincs and Border League Division Two season with a crushing 107-run win over Grantham 3rd on Saturday. After losing the toss at the Memorial Field, Spalding were put into bat and started slowly on a very damp wicket. They managed to keep wickets in hand, though, as Harry Wilko (24) and ...

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Run machine Newton is loving life with Spalding Town ahead of Billingborough derby

Explosive opener Josh Newton admits that he’s in the form of his life for Spalding Town at the moment. Averaging an incredible 343 from his five innings so far this season in South Lincs and Border League Premier Division, Newton has also scored 343 runs and has only been out once. His scores of 9 not out, 60 not out, ...

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Slick Spalding Town enjoy some derby delight after battering Boston 2nd

Red-hot Spalding Town produced another inspired performance on Saturday as they moved 14 points clear at the top of South Lincs and Border League Premier Division with an eight-wicket win over Boston 2nd. Town limited fellow high-fliers Boston to 158-7 at Spalding Grammar School, despite a resolute 52 from number three Ben Troops. That tally proved nowhere near enough to ...

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Brilliant Barnett boys inspire Moulton Harrox victory with super century stand

Matt and Jack Barnett shared a stellar stand of 113 to fire Moulton Harrox to an impressive ten-wicket win at Timberland in the South Lincs and Border League Cup on Saturday. The pair eased Harrox past their target of 109 in just 17 overs at Martin Road, with Matt (58no) top scoring and Jack (42no) falling just shy of a ...

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Skipper Kearns salutes bowling options as Spalding Town 2nd race clear at the top

Spalding Town 2nd passed their toughest test of the South Lincs and Border League Division One season so far as they beat hosts Skegness 2nd by 11 runs to go 20 points clear at the top of the table. All looked to be going to plan for Spalding as openers Rob Noble (61) and Mike Kearns pushed the score to ...

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In-form Newton inspires derby win to fire table-topping Spalding Town 14 points clear

Spalding Town opened up a 14-point lead at the top of the South Lincolnshire and Border League Premier Division following an eight-wicket win over fellow high-fliers Boston 2nd on Saturday. Ben Troops made 55 in Boston’s 158-7 at Spalding Grammar School, but Josh Newton’s unbeaten 81 saw Town to victory. Sleaford notched up the division’s highest total with 232-5, Luke Hollingworth ...

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Table-topping Spalding Town’s start has Ambrose purring

Skipper Rob Ambrose is very satisfied at the start Spalding Town 1st have made to the season – but has warned them to keep their foot on the gas. Last Saturday (May 21) Town moved top of the South Lincs and Border League Premier Division for the first time this season with a ten-wicket win at Grantham 2nd. Ambrose knows ...

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Super stand of 219 from Nel and Newton confirmed as Spalding Town record

Deadly opening duo Warren Nel and Josh Newton set a new Spalding Town club record as they inspired another impressive victory on Saturday. The pair put on a 219 partnership for the first wicket as Town cruised to a 122-run victory over Belton Park at Spalding Grammar School to take 20 South Lincs and Border League Premier Division points. Their ...

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‘Superb’ Hussain hits unbeaten 60 to send Spalding Town 2nd top of the table

It’s now three South Lincs and Border League Division One wins on the spin for Spalding 2nd after they picked up 20 points a Timberland on Saturday. Ansar Hussain’s unbeaten 60 helped Town 2nd (83-2) clinch an eight-wicket victory after bowling their hosts out for 80 – a result that sees them go to the top of the early table. ...

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Jack hammers unbeaten ton in successful Moulton Harrox run chase

A stunning 121 not out from Jack Barnett steered Moulton Harrox to an impressive eight-wicket win over Heckington on Saturday. The Harrox opener ensured that chasing down Heckington’s 204-5 was a walk in the park as his side moved into the top four of South Lincs and Border League Division One. Having won the toss and chosen to bat, visitors ...

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