Accrington Cricket Club

Accrington v Todmorden
Sunday June 18th 2017

Fosters Lancashire League
  Score Score
Accrington 170 Todmorden 197-6
Scorecard Table
Todmorden (12pts) beat Accrington (3pts) by 27 runs


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

Todmorden moved up one place to fourth after a 27 run win at Accrington. Half centuries by professional Kelly Smuts and Ben Sutcliffe helped Todmorden make 197-6. Smuts hit five fours and a couple of sixes in making 71 with Sutcliffe hitting five fours in a 112 ball innings of 55. Oliver Whitehead also made an unbeaten senior best 19 with Accrington skipper Simon Hanson taking 3-34. Professional Michael Erlank top scored with a league best 62 in Accrington's reply of 170 all out. Erlank hit five fours, adding 69 for the 4th wicket with Jacob Clarke (24) and 26 for the 5th wicket with Jon Hayhurst who hit two sixes and a four in his 31. Graeme Sneddon also made 17 and Sam Bancroft 14 with Smuts taking 4-42 and skipper Andrew Sutcliffe 4-52.