Accrington Cricket Club

Rishton v Accrington
Friday June 25th 2010

Thwaites Original 20/20 Competition
Friday June 25th Score Score
Rishton 103 Accrington 107-2
Scorecard Table
Accrington (3pts) beat Rishton (0pts) by 8 wickets

Si's on the up and up
Si in action at Rishton
©Nigel Stockley
Accrington beat Rishton, who were playing without a professional, for the first time in this competition but missed out on a semi final place to Ramsbottom who have a superior run rate. Stand-in skipper Tiarnan Hamill top scored with 31 in Rishton's 103 all out. Accrington professional Will Driver took 3-15 and Paul Carroll 2-15. Needing quick runs to improve their run rate, Accrington finished the job in 13.5 overs. Opener Simon Hanson raised his average in this competition to a remarkable 145 with an unbeaten 54. The left hander hit nine fours from 42 balls, adding 49 with fellow opener Graeme Sneddon (20) and 40 with Driver, who made 15.