Friskney CC beaten by two wickets


Friskney Cricket Club were beaten by two wickets when they hosted Heckington Firsts on Saturday.

Rob Grant (32) and Jack Ashton (35) got the home side off to a good start in this South Lincs and Border League Division One contest.

Further good scores came from Jon Wilson (21 not out), Nick Snell (31 not out) and a 12 from Martin Hodgson.

This saw Friskney finish their 45 overs posting a total of 162-6.

However, Heckington reached their winning total of 163-8 in the 34th over of their innings.

The in-form Hodgson claimed four of the Heckington wickets for the loss of 38 runs from his 12 overs.

He was aided by catches from Damien Lawson, Jack Ashton and Mitch Griffiths as well as an LBW.

Wills Barker (2-24) and Rob Grant (2-5) claimed the other two Heckington wickets.