RUTLAND LEAGUE: Wisbech flying high at the top of the table
Wisbech increased their lead at the top of Rutland League Division One yesterday with a comfortable home win over Nassington.
The visitors were dismissed for a paltry 103 and Wisbech raced home to win in 15.5 overs with just one wicket down.
Brodie Ellis (2-12), Parth Patel (2-12), Dan Oldfield (2-20) and Gary Freear (2-8) did the damage with the ball for Wisbech and then Dom Stannard (48) and Danny Haynes (40no) completed the job.
Second-placed Oundle came unstuck at Grantham despite posting a useful 212-8 of which Basharat Hussain made 95 not out.
Grantham reached 214-3 with two overs to spare.
Peterborough Town won by 46 runs against Market Deeping at Outgang Road after making 255-7. Alex Mitchell led the way with 89.
Deeping were 209-7 in reply with Jamie Morgan (92) and John McDougall (42no) the chief contributors.
Jamie Smith was top Town bowler with 5-37.
Barnack were two-wicket winners over Stamford in the other Division One game played yesterday.
Liam Dave made 105 out of Stamford’s 187 all out with Shahid Muhammed taking 4-56.
Barnack reached 190-8 in 41 overs with Mohammad Hammad top-scoring on 41.