Accrington Cricket Club

Nelson 155-9, Accrington 158-4
18th June 1977

Accrington CC 1977
Accrington CC 1977
©Garth Dawson

A brilliant innings of 80 by John Swanney saw Accrington leave Seedhill with a 6 wicket win. Graham Beech also made 32, adding 74 for the 3rd wicket with Swanney, and professional Alan Worsick an unbeaten 31 as the visitors chased down Nelson’s 155-9 with 3 balls to spare after needing 11 to win going in to the final over. Nelson professional Larry Gomes had earlier hit 81 with Dave Parsons taking 4-40 and Worsick 2-58. Scorecard