World stars turn on the style

Dave Newman.
Dave Newman.

The all stars from Lashings proved too strong for Boston Cricket Club on Friday.

The Mayflower hosted a team of world famous players including Monty Panesar, Chris Schofield and Gordon Greenidge.

Monty Panesar.

Monty Panesar.

And it was the Lashings team who claimed the honours, finishing their 20 overs on 168-4.

Tim Bell claimed two wickets while Dave Newman and a run out also saw Lashings players return to the pavilion.

In response, Boston posted 128-4.

Their top scorer was Jonny Cheer, who hit 45.

Ryan Croom.

Ryan Croom.

Pictured (clockwise from right): match action with Boston in full swing; Ryan Croom sees the ball slip through his fingers; Dave Newman takes a bow after claiming a wicket; Monty Panesar wowed the crowds.

Phots: David Dales.