Accrington Cricket Club

Colne v Accrington
Saturday April 26th 2003

Transco Lancashire League
Saturday April 26th Score Score
Colne 154-1 Accrington 153
Ben Higgins 88 not out Andre Seymore 0
Jeff Ellis 55 Matt Wilson 44
Gary Hunt 3 not out Adam Greenwood 33
Andre Seymore 0-44 Ben Higgins 3-33
Mohsin Ahmed 1-19 Gary Laycock 3-28
Adam Greenwood 0-5 Gary Hunt 2-24
Colne (12pts) beat Accrington (0pts) by 9 wickets

Colne picked up maximum points against Accrington at the Horsfield. The visitors lost professional Andre Seymore to the last ball of the first over without scoring to opposite number Ben Higgins and they were soon 16-3. A 4th wicket stand of 55 between Mohsin Ahmed (30) and Adam Greenwood (33) helped Accrington to 153 all out with Matt Wilson hitting his 1,000th run for the club in a top score of 44. Home professional Higgins (88 not out) and Jeff Ellis (55) then made short work of the Accrington target, putting on an opening stand of 125 as Colne won by 9 wickets inside just 27 overs.