Accrington Cricket Club

Rishton 152-9, Accrington 106
29th June 1991

Accrington 1991
Accrington 1st XI 1991
Rishton moved up to third place after beating Accrington by 46 runs at Blackburn Road. Accrington professional Shane Warne took 6-63, his best league figures to date, with his opposite number Peter Sleep hitting 60 and David Wilson 22 in Rishton's 152-9. Robbie Walsh (3-44) then took 3 early wickets to reduce Accrington to 30-4. A 5th wicket stand of 34 between Paul Barratt (22) and Martin Whittle (21) held Rishton up but Sleep removed both batsmen in picking up a match winning 6-24 to send Accrington to the bottom of the table. Scorecard