Week to forget for Boston CC

Oliver Thurlby.
Oliver Thurlby.
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Boston CC’s Second XI lost by eight wickets at home to Long Sutton on Saturday.

Callum Moses’ unbeaten 59 runs, plus scores from Gareth Epton (32) and Callum McNulty (12) helped the hosts to a score of 135 in the South Lincs and Border League Division One.

However, Long Sutton responded with 141-2, Sam Major (1-35) and Moses (1-13) claiming victims.

The Thirds didn’t fare much better in Division Three, losing at home to Burgh and District, also by eight wickets.

Boston were dismissed for 75, with top scores coming from Graham Porter (14) and Oliver Thurlby (13).

In response, Burgh reached 77 for the loss of two wickets, taken by Thurlby (1-14) and Kevin Brooks (1-17).

Boston Sunday Firsts conceded their Lincoln and District League Premier Division match against Market Rasen.

And compounding a week to forget for the club, the Sunday Seconds lost their Division One match at Nettleham by 86 runs.

Nettleham scored 233-6, with Boston dismissed for 147.