Sleaford CC stars receive league awards from Nicko

Sleaford CC captain Shaun Morris (left) receives the Winkworth Cup from ex-England international Paul Nixon. EMN-170214-094905002
Sleaford CC captain Shaun Morris (left) receives the Winkworth Cup from ex-England international Paul Nixon. EMN-170214-094905002

Sleaford Cricket Club were among the trophies at the Lincs ECB annual dinner and awards.

Club captain Shaun Morris received the Winkworth Cup from former England international Paul Nixon at the event at Hemswell Court.

Individual awards also went to Obus Piennar for his prolific batting performances and man-of-the-match awards, while Andy Hibberd shared the award for most fielding catches with three others.

After making the presentations ex-Leicestershire wicketkeeper Nixon, who played 19 one-day internationals, entertained the county’s cricketers with anecdotes from his career.

* Winter net session continue at Northgate Sports Hall on Sundays.

This weekend the under 13s and under 15s get some practice in between 2pm and 4pm before the under 18s and seniors take over from 6pm to 8pm.