Accrington Cricket Club

Norden v Accrington
Saturday May 13th 2006

Inter League Club Challenge Trophy 1st Round
Saturday May 13th Score   Score
Norden 165-7 Accrington 167-1
Accrington beat Norden by 9 wickets

Nishit Shetty hit his third century in four innings as Accrington's revival continued at Norden. The home side made 165-7 from 35 overs with half centuries from professional Asif Mujtaba (57) and Nick Brierley (50). David Ormerod picked up 3-31 and Shetty 2-31 for Accrington. Shetty then shrugged off the early loss of Zahir Afzal to hit an 85 ball century with 13 boundaries and two sixes to see Accrington to victory with 9 overs and 9 wickets to spare. Adam Wilson also made his best score for Accrington, hitting an unbeaten 53 in an unbroken 2nd wicket stand of 167 with the remarkable Indian left hander.