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VIDEO: THEY DID IT! Trio of Billingborough cricketers set new batting world record for charity in Sleaford

Three Billingborough cricketers have set a new world record in Sleaford batting for 72 hours continuously to raise money for Lincs and Notts Air Ambulance.

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VIDEO: Amazing 72-hour cricket net session world record attempt for Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance kicks off in Sleaford

A trio of batsmen from Sleaford have kicked off a mammoth record attempt to complete 72 hours at the crease in a cricket net session for charity.

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Ashes column: Men behaving badly

If it hadn’t been for Kerry Packer, World Series Cricket and the smartphone, England’s Ben Stokes might well be out in Australia defending the Ashes, this winter, rather than waiting at home to see if he’ll be charged with actual bodily harm, after that brawl in Bristol, last September.

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The victorious England players celebrate their Ashes win in 2015. Mark Wood (second left) and Jos Buttler (right) were notable omissions from the 2017 Ashes squad EMN-170910-120424002

Stokes delivers telling blow to Ashes hopes – sports editor’s blog

If any Australian cricketer falls for England’s fiendishly clever hoax, well they’d have to be thicker than Merv Hughes’ moustache.

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Xander Pitchers topped Louth's batting and bowling averages last season EMN-171206-110047002

Louth CC launch appeal as Xander Pitchers involved in fatal road accident

Louth Cricket Club have launched an appeal to help its overseas star following a road accident which killed his brother-in-law.

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Lincs ECB Premier: Alford and Louth CC survive as rain ruins final day

Ran dominated the final Saturday of the Lincs ECB Premier League season as Alford and District CC successfully avoided the drop.

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Louth Taverners.

Taverners make it a hat-trick of T20 titles

Louth Taverners have recorded their third consecutive East Lindsey Cricket League T20 title.

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Mark Duell.

Duell has the ammunition

Lincolnshire County League

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Seconds beaten by the champs

Lincs ECB Premier

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LINCS ECB Premier: Round-up

Ann Boulton looks at a rain-affected afternoon in which the champions were crowned...

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Zubair Ahmed.

Ahmed leads the way as Thirds claim win

Louth CC Thirds hosted Keelby Seconds in their penultimate Lincs County League Fourth Division game at Legbourne, aiming for a top-three finish.

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Narrow defeat leaves Alford and District CC 16 points above drop zone

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Alford 1sts 159, Grimsby Town 162-9 - Grimsby won by one wicket.

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Laurence Scott had a hand in all four Grantham wickets EMN-170828-144611002

Louth CC beaten at Lincs ECB Premier title challengers Grantham

Louth CC First XI still have work to do to ensure their Lincs ECB premier survival after falling to a heavy defeat at title challengers Grantham on Saturday.

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Bailey Wright took a five-for against Caistor EMN-170828-110219002

Wright spins Louth CC Seconds to Caistor win

After a strong win on the road at Keelby, Louth CC Second XI looked to back up their performance at London Road against Caistor.

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Narrow defeat for Alford and District CC

Lincs ECB Premier

Alford & District CC 114, Boston 115-8 - Boston won by two wickets.

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Lincs CCC set for knockout final

Lincolnshire’s team for today’s Unicorns Knockout final has been announced.

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Reggie Koen made a brilliant unbeaten century at Keelby EMN-170821-151612002

Louth CC Seconds see off Keelby

Louth CC Second XI completed a long-awaited victory in emphatic style when they made the short trip to Keelby on Saturday.

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Louth Taverners will play in the T20 finals day at Alford on September 10 EMN-170821-144826002

Tye powers Taverners into T20 finals day

Louth Cricket Club Taverners took a step closer to defending their East Lindsey League T20 title after qualifying for finals day at Alford next month.

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Alford defeated by Bourne and Cheer

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LINCS ECB PREMIER: Round-up

Bracebridge Heath won the Readers Lincolnshire ECB Premier League top-of-the-table battle to open up a 29-point lead with four games to go.

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