Wednesday, April 17, 2019
BRIGG AND BROUGHTON SPORTING DERBY THIS WEEKEND
There's an interesting Brigg and Broughton sporting derby in prospect on the opening day of the Lincolnshire County Cricket League's 2019 season.
Weather permitting, Broughton 2nds will be hosting Brigg Town in a division three fixture on Saturday, April 20, starting at 1.30pm.
Brigg are newly-promoted, having won the division four championship in 2018.
In division two, Hibaldstow journey east to the well-appointed Augusta Street ground to take on Grimsby Town 2nds.
For those wishing to watch some premier division action, Caistor Town - reigning top-flight champions - begin their defence of the title with a home game against Cherry Willingham at the Brigg Road ground.
LINCOLNSHIRE COUNTY CRICKET LEAGUE
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SATURDAY, APRIL 20
Premier division: Bracebridge Heath 2nds v Grimsby Town, Caistor v Cherry Willingham, Cleethorpes 2nds v Hartholme, Lindum 2nds v Market Rasen, Nettleham v Haxey.
Division one: Alkborough v Louth 2nds, Holton-le-Clay v Scunthorpe Town 2nds.
Division two: Cleethorpes 3rds v Market Rasen 2nds, Grimsby Town 2nds v Hibaldstow.
Division three: Broughton 2nds v Brigg Town, Outcasts 2nds v Barton Town 2nds,
Premier division games begin at 1pm; matches in all other sections start at 1.30pm.