Accrington Cricket Club

Accrington v Rawtenstall
Sunday May 11th 2008

SponsorBank Lancashire League
Sunday May 11th Score Score
Accrington 49-6 Rawtenstall 48
Scorecard Table
Accrington (12pts) beat Rawtenstall (2pts) by 4 wickets

League leaders Rawtenstall lost for the first time in 20 league matches after being skittled out for just 48 by third placed Accrington at Thorneyholme Road. Accrington professional Roy Silva made his presence felt for the first time, taking 6-27 in a devastating spell. Skipper David Ormerod backed him up by taking 4-15 from 16 overs, ten of which were maidens. Danny Barlow (11) was the only batsman in double figures for Rawtenstall. The home side didn't have things all their own way, losing 6 wickets in passing their target. Nathan McCullum picked by 4-24 with only Matt Wilson (10) making double figures for Accrington who now overtake their rivals and move into second spot.