On Sunday 22 June, Tamworth Cricket Club 2nd XI played Lichfield Cricket Club 2nd XI. Sam Kinson captained the Tamworth side, Sam Kinson, opened alongside James Tomson both Landau Students. . Sam and James remained batting together until the 36th over, when Sam was bowled for 172, when the score was on 333. This opening stand is believed to be a record in Tamworth CC’s history.