Friday 17th June....Defeat at New Brighton in National T20

The First XI were knocked out of the National T20 competition at Premier Division champions New Brighton.

The home side won the toss and decided to bat first, going on to score 153 for 8 in their 20 overs. There were two wickets apiece for Ricky Martin (2 for 20), Rob Houghton (2 for 32) and Sean Vandome (2 for 23). In reply, Sefton got off to a bad start with the first 4 wickets going for 16 runs. Richie Conlan revived the innings, scoring 36 but this was to be the highest score by a Sefton batsman and they were dismissed for 123 in 17.1 overs.