Accrington Cricket Club

Church v Accrington
Sunday August 19th 2001

Transco Lancashire League
Sunday August 19th Score Score
Church 163/7 Accrington 155/9
James Bryant 27 Tama Canning 47
Alec Holt 53 Steve Birtwistle 31
David Bury 25 Mas Ahmed 20
Tama Canning 1-33 James Bryant DNB
Damian Clarke 2-46 Craig Fergusson 4-23
Len Dewhurst 1-53 Mark Aspin 3-54
Church (10pts) beat Accrington (5pts) by 8 runs

A middle order recovery helped Church to victory over Accrington at West End. Alec Holt (55) put on 48 for the 5th wicket with David Bury (25) and 49 for the 6th wicket with Maboob Hussain (24) to take Church to 163/7. Tama Canning (47) and Steve Birtwistle (31) put on 81 for the 2nd wicket but Accrington fell 9 runs short on 155/9. Craig Fergusson took 4-23, including the wicket of Canning, controversially given out caught behind, and Mark Aspin took 3-54.