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Raring to go
New signing Tom Pettini is raring to go before the first friendly at Longridge on Saturday April 6th
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The Clarkes
New Lancashire Womens signing Alice Clarke flanked by Mum and Dad enjoys the April sunshine
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Ready lads
Karl's obviously an old hand at this unlike his new team-mates
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Accrington 1st XI 2019
So it's the first team pic of the season
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New signings
New signings Shah Meeran Zia and Tom Pettini ready to start the season with a win at Longridge thanks to an unbeaten 99 by Karl
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Accrington 3rd XI 2019
The thirds line up after bowling Todmorden out for 132 on Saturday April 20th ©Nigel Stockley

Roll away
Graeme and Dave roll the wicket at the tea interval
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Sponsor pic
A team pic for the sponsors before the first home game against Clitheroe on Sunday April 28th
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Accrington 1st XI 2019
And one for the website
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Graeme facing
Graeme opened the batting
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Karl is down
Disappointment for new professional Karl Brown who is stumped off Marcus Sharp without scoring
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Tom Pettini
Tom Pettini top scored with 66 in Accrington's 200-6
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Cover drives
Including some fine cover drives
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Keiren
Keiren made 31
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Accy Legends
Former Accrington Legends Nick Marsh, Dave Parsons and Mark Aspin enjoy the game
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Wrap up well
A sunny but cold afternoon at Ramsbottom on Sunday May 5th
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Keiren cuts
Keiren cuts in making 37
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Tom goes
Tom Pettini lbw for 29
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Jocob top edges
Jacob top edges in making 29
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Accy Celebrate
Accrington celebrate the wicket of Chris Bleazard after bowling Lowerhouse out for 93 in a 7 wicket win on Sunday May 12th
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Under 9s
The Under 9s line up before their first match against Littleborough on Sunday May 19th
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Accy Out
Keiren Grimshaw about to be caught for a fine 64 in Accrington's Worsley Cup defeat by Burnley on Saturday May 25th
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Sam Bancroft
Wicketkeeper Sam Bancroft was in the thick of the action against Norden who won the match by 4 wickets to go to the top of the table on Sunday May 26th
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Karl in the runs
Professional Karl Brown hit an unbeaten 49 in Accrington's 5 wicket win in the 250th League derby at Church on Sunday June 9th
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Sam Bancroft
Sam Bancroft also hit an unbeaten 24 in an unbroken 6th wicket stand of 38
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Karl facing
Professional Karl Brown top scored with 37 from 130 balls in Accrington's 90-8 against league leaders Burnley on Sunday June 16th
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Keiren struggles
Even Keiren struggled on a difficult wicket
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Four to Jacob
A rare boundary off Bharat Tripathi for Jacob Clarke
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No runs
Looks good but this time no runs for Jacob
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Covers come on
The covers come on and we lose 4 overs but Burnley go on to win by 8 wickets
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Smile please
Keiren Grimshaw receives the Lancashire League Under 23 Player of the month award for April/May from team-mate Jacob Clarke after the game
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Tony Appeals
Accrington sub professional Tony Palladino successfully appeals against Walsden's Matt Dawson on Saturday June 22nd
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Accy Corner
Things look glum in the Accy Corner as Walsden stroll to a 7 wicket win after bowling Accrington out for 66
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Accy 2nds
The seconds line up during their game against Walsden on Sunday June 23rd
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Team of 1981
Some of the team of 1981 got together when former professional David Stead and his wife Glenys visited the club
on Sunday June 23rd
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Jacob in action
Jacob Clarke top scored with 34 in Accrington's 191-9 against Crompton on Sunday June 30th. Accrington won the match by 14 runs
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The Skippers
Skippers Ross Brown and Michael Harling shake hands before the game against Rochdale on
Saturday July 6th
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Birthday Boys
Accrington scorer Lionel Cooke turned 80 on Monday. Lionel is flanked by Accrington skipper Ross Brown and another birthday boy Team Manager Ian Wilson who turns 65 today
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Meeran Goes
Accrington opener Meeran Shah is trapped by Rochdale's Steve Oddy in the first over

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Pro Goes
Steve Oddy removes Accrington professional Karl Brown with a peach. Accrington lost the match by 9 wickets after being bowled out for 79.

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Ash is out
Former Accrington professional Ashar Zaidi made 34 in Ramsbottom's 228-5 before being bowled by Jimmy Hayhurst on Sunday July 21st

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Caught by Jacob
Jacob Clarke catches Brad Fielding off Raheem Kasser

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