Nassington continued their unbeaten run in Twenty/20 cricket by beating Uppingham by 47 runs in a delayed first round tie in the Stamford KO Shield last night (June 4).
Highly-rated 15 year-old left-arm spinner Harrison Craig bagged 4-15 as Uppingham were dismissed for 87 in pursuit of Nassington’s 134-8, James Pope (4-9) also bowled beautifully.
Pope (26) also batted well in support of top scoring Kiwi Ryan Duffy (34).
Nassington now travel to Stamford Town in the quarter-finals on Monday (June 8). They also have a Stamford Charity Cup semi-final at home to Bourne (June 15) to look forward to as well as a Jaidka Cup semi-final at home to Ramsey (June 17).
Stamford KO Shield quarter-final draw:
(June 8, 6pm)
Stamford Town v Nassington
Burghley Park v King’s Keys
Market Deeping v Castor
Bourne v Ketton.