Accrington Cricket Club

Accrington 71, Haslingden 230-9
Matthew Brown Worsley Cup Round 1
17th May 1992

Accrington 1st XI 1992
Accrington 1st XI 1992

Haslingden hit the top score of the 1st Round in a 159 run win at Accrington. Professional Phil Simmons hit 97 with Mike Ingham (38) and Neil Grindrod (34) offering good support as Accrington's bowlers toiled away under a baking hot sun. Mark Greenhalgh picked up 5-61 but Haslingden still piled up a formidable 230-9. Home professional Dipak Patel bowled just 6 overs, conceding 37 runs without taking a wicket. Simmons then took 4-33 and spinner Mick Tracey 3-7 as the home side managed just 71 with Morgan Whipp top scoring with 25 on his cup debut for Accrington. Scorecard

If you have any memories of 1992 please email Nigel Stockley