Long Sutton 173, Graves Park 97 - Long Sutton won by 76 runs.
Graves Park CC began life in the South Lincs and Border League Premier Division with a 76-run defeat at Long Sutton.
Following back-to-back promotions, the Kirton side met a tough opponent in their season opener.
They return to action on Saturday, away at Spalding Firsts.
The contest begins at 1pm.