Young Nutbrook II side seal Morton draw

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A young Nutbrook II claimed a battling draw against Morton.

Morton won the toss and asked Nutbrook to take first knock. All the top order batsmen helped themselves to runs, lead by Mark Witham (57) Tom North (52), Ben Eaton (46).

A final fifth wicket stand between Jack Rewer (15) and skipper Lewis Haywood, who scored 50 not out, to leave Nutbrook on 251 for 4 and secure maximum taking batting points after 46 overs.

Morton lost wickets at regular intervals with only Hadfield 36 and 0. Truswell (32 not out) getting any joy from the Brooks bowlers.

They held out finished on 146 for 7 after 46 overs.