News from Friendlies

With one week to go before the season starts, there were two friendlies at Sefton Park.

The First XI played Old Xaverians, batted first and scored 227 for 8 in 45 overs. Like Connolly scored 100 and Sean Vandome 54. In reply Rob Kelly took 3 for 37 as Old Xavs were dismissed for 141 in the 41 st over.

Scorecard

The Third XI played an Aigburth XI on the Lower Ground. They also batted first and scored 143 for 9 in 5 overs. Ethan Knowlson (40) and Jon Fretwell (38) were the top scorers. In reply, Matt Mann took 5 for 13 and Mark Chappell 2 for 30 as Aigburth were dismissed for 115.

 

Luke Connolly  

Luke Connolly (left) went on to score a century in the First XI friendly at home to Old Xavs.

Adam Taylor (below) opened the batting for the Third XI on the Lower Ground.

 
     
  Adam Taylor