Accrington Cricket Club

Todmorden 164-5, Accrington 165-4
23rd June 1990

Accrington 1990
Accrington 1st XI 1990

Accrington ended a run of three successive defeats with a 6 wicket win at Todmorden to move one place back up the table to sixth. Professional Robert Haynes hit a match winning 97, adding 70 for the 2nd with skipper Andy Barker (28) and 75 for the 4th wicket with John Seedle (17 not out) after the loss of Jim Stevenson (0) at 4 and Neil Barnes (4) at 79. Haynes hit ten fours and four sixes from 72 balls in equalling his highest score for Accrington. Todmorden had earlier made 164-5 with professional Brett Williams (34) and John Brierley putting on 82 for the 1st wicket. Brierley then added 52 for the 2nd wicket with Brian Heywood before being run out for 57 made from 113 balls and including four boundaries. After getting lost on his way to the game and turning up late, Haynes trapped Heywood for 33 at 136 and also had Steve Bailey caught by Stevenson for 9. Scorecard

If you have any memories of 1990 please email Nigel Stockley