Sunday 27th April...Defeat in National Knockout

Sefton Park were defeated by Neston in the first round of the National Knockout at Sefton Park.

Sefton won the toss and decided to bat first and after being 18 for 3 in 15 overs, Daniel Kelly (32) and Sean Vandome (48) took the score to 99 for the fourth wicket. Both batsmen were out on that score and the remaing five wickets brought a further 46 runs as they were dismissed for 145 in the 45th over.

With Neston on 51 for 4, Sefton's hopes were raised but Neston put on 78 for the fifth wicket and finished on 146 for 6 in the 40th over.