Accrington Cricket Club

Nelson v Accrington
Saturday June 17th 2017

Fosters Worsley Cup
  Score Score
Nelson 145 Accrington 218
Accrington beat Nelson by 73runs


Accrington 1st XI 2017
Accrington 1st XI 2017
©Nigel Stockley

Both the firsts and seconds reached the semi finals of the Worsley Cup and Telegraph Cup.Accrington beat Nelson by 73 runs at Seedhill. Keiren Grimshaw top scored with 69 in Accrington;as 218 all out. Grimshaw hit eight fours and a six. Skipper Simon Hanson made 46, including four fours, adding 82 for the 1st wicket with Sam Bancroft (36). There were also 37 extras. Nelson professional Devon Conway took 5-35. Ross Brown then took 4-50 and Hanson 3-21 to dismiss Nelson for 145. Russell Bradley top scored with 33, Conway made 27, Caleb Grant 16 and Lewis Bradley 15