Losper prospers to break record

darryl Losper enjoyed a dream afternoon for Cromford Meadows 1sts in Division 6N of the Derbyshire County League on Saturday.

The South African all-rounder helped his side to a maximum-points victory over Chesterfield Barbarians by hitting a club record 152 not out, in a total of 246 all out.

He then took three wickets as Chesterfield were dismissed for 243 to earn Cromford a three-run win. James Robinson took four wickets.

The seconds also took 27 points from their Division 10N match, beating Eckington by 161 runs.

Star performers with the bat were Jacob Rollinson (79), Craig Reader (48) and Russ Birtwistle (54) in a total of 269-5.

Then, Eckington were dismissed for 108 with Steve Whittaker taking 3-22.