Day to forget for Butterley 2nds

Butterley Utd 2nd XIs were bought down to earth with a bump on Saturday, as they suffered their first defeat of the season, and a day to forget.

Kirk Langley won the toss and put Butterley into bat.

With Richards top scoring on just 17, Butterley only managed to reach 77 all out from 30.1 overs. Coupland and Tivey were the pick of the Kirk Langley bowling attack, with figures of 3-6 and 3-21 respectively.

It took Kirk Langley only 21.3 overs to knock them off, reaching 78-7, but it proved to be a day for the bowlers, as Butterley came close to winning. Dean Kenney struck again, with 4-28.

Despite the loss, Butterley still sit second.