Sunday victory for Freiston LL CC


RP Smith Friendly League

Horncastle 105, Freiston LL 106-3 - FLL won by seven wickets.

Freiston Seconds bounced back to winning ways with a seven-wicket victory at Horncastle on Sunday.

Danny Lumley led the way with three wickets in his opening spell.

There were wickets for Connor and John Goodfellow as Freiston were firmly on top.

Rizwan Qadir chipped in with two wickets as Horncastle were reduced to 50-7.

However, Horncastle fought back with a 50-run partnership between Bell and Bruntlett.

Wickets for JP Horton and a brace for Sunil Panjwani closed the Horncastle innings on 105 all out.

With the bat, John Goodfellow and Horton ensured the Freiston innings started well.

The pair saw of the new ball in a watchful partnership before Horton was well caught in the slips.

Richard Paul joined skipped Goodfellow (33) to take the score past 50.

Two wickets in two balls for the impressive T. Johnson threatened to derail the chase, however Paul (38*) and Panjwani (17) saw the visitors home with comfort.