Roberts’ 70 leads Revesby CC to success

Cricket.
Cricket.

Ian Roberts hit a superb unbeaten 70 to hand Revesby CC a Lincoln and District League Division One victory at Heighington.

His innings included nine fours.

Gordon Lane (22 not out), Robert Knight (20), Will Laird (17) and Mark Twells (10) helped Revesby reach 143-3, and earn a seven-wicket success on Sunday.

Revesby had restricted the hosts 140-8 off their 40 overs.

Darren Hunt led the way with the ball, claiming three scalps for the loss of 31 runs in his 10 overs.

James Ingamells (2-16) added support, while other wickets were taken by Simon May (1-26), Jamie Lewis (1-26) and Gordon Lane (1-1).

Roberts’ 70 runs bettered the score of 66, posted earlier in the day by Heighington opener Dave Orrey.

Ian Tomlinson added 27 for the hosts.