OVER 50s: Skipper Scotcher does best for Hunts

Gary Scotcher made 77 for Hunts Over 50s.
Gary Scotcher made 77 for Hunts Over 50s.

Hunts were beaten by 43 runs when entertaining Northants in the ECB Over 50 County Championship at Barnack this week.

Steve Best bowled superbly for Hunts, taking 4-30 from nine overs as Northants reached 230-9 off their 45 overs.

Hunts skipper Gary Scotcher batted well in reply, stroking 13 fours in his 77.

But once he departed - lbw with the score on 161 - the Hunts innings fell away and they were all out for 187 in 40.3 overs.