Accrington Cricket Club

Todmorden v Accrington
Saturday May 4th 2002

Transco Lancashire League
Date Saturday May 4th Score Score
Todmorden 188-9 Accrington 189-7
Jerry Cassell 21 Andre Seymore 22
Nigel Hunter 49 Adam Greenwood 86
Matthew Brierley 28 Asim Hussain 15
Andre Seymore 5-39 Jerry Cassell DNB
Damian Clarke 3-86 James Morgan 3-47
James Hayhurst1-24 Steve Oddy 2-56
Result Accrington (10pts) beat Todmorden (3pts) by 3 wickets

A superb innings of 86 by Adam Greenwood took Accrington to a surprise win over previously unbeaten Todmorden at Centre Vale.

Set a target of 189, Accrington, who going into the match stood on a minus points total, got home by 3 wickets with one ball to spare. Greenwood's career best innings included nine boundaries and was the second half century of his promising career. It was youngsters Adam Barnes (14) and James Hayhurst (8) who were at the crease in the last over when the nine runs need to win were scored. Professional Andre Seymore made 22 and Asim Hussain a vital 15 as the home side had to use part time bowlers in the absence of injured professional Jerry Cassell who was unable to turn his arm over. Cassell made 21 in Todmorden's innings with Nigel Hunter (49), Matthew Brierley (28) and Stuart Priestley (24) being the main run scorers. Seymore took 5-39 for Accrington.














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