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1st XI Are Promoted As Champions:

Liverpool Cricket Club’s 1st XI capped off a fine season on the field by capturing the Liverpool & District Cricket Competition second division championship.

Captained by Matt Jackson the 1st XI led the league table for the majority of the season and picked up the required points to seal the title at Southport Trinity on the penultimate weekend of the season.

Henry Charlton led the 1st XI batting with 701 league runs at an average of 50.07, whilst Tushar Mahambrey scored 494 league runs at an average of 38.00.

Spinners Peter Kelly and Jared Clein had impressive seasons with the ball. Peter Kelly took 66 league wickets and Jared Clein 51 league wickets, both took their wickets at an average of 12.80.

The 1st XI also made the semi-finals of the 45 over competition.