Aaron strikes his first senior half century

Aaron Charlesworth
Aaron Charlesworth
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Grantham & Melton

Division One

Tilton and Lowesby 170, Bottesford Sunday 1st 128.

Bottesford CC have made a conscious decision to play as many junior cricketers as possible to try to boost senior numbers on a Saturday and Sunday.

And Sunday saw no exception.

Tilton batted first and made 170 of 37.5 overs.

Aaron Charlesworth returned figures of 8-0-51-4 with Ben Cullen taking a good catch at point.

Aaron and Ben went into bat at seven and eight with the score on 35-6.

Aaron went on to score 52, his first senior half century, with some wonderful strokes all round the ground.

He was ably supported by Ben Cullen (six) and Simon Silverwood (19*).

Bottesford were dismissed for a respectable 128.