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Wednesday June 22nd
Accrington travel to face local rivals Rishton on Friday for their final T20 game in the JWL Founders Group. [Weekend Preview] [Teams]
Monday June 20th
Accrington have been drawn away to local rivals Enfield in the Junior Cup semi finals. Lowerhouse will host Great Harwood in the other semi final. The games will be played on Sunday July 10th.
Sunday June 19th
The seconds reached the Junior Cup semi finals by beating Todmorden by 89 runs at Centre Vale. The seconds posted a club 2nd XI record 337-8 with Afrus Ali making 118, Sam Heap 84 and Mohammed Tayyib 53. Yousuf Ali took 6-64 and Afrus Ali 3-40 to bowl Todmorden out for 248. Scorecard
Wednesday June 15th
Accrington's final home T20 game in the JWL Founders Group takes place on Friday when Colne are the visitors. [Weekend Preview]
Sunday June 12th
Astley Bridge professional Lesiba Ngoepe will stand in for Accrington today against Nelson in place of the injured Jacob Clarke.
Wednesday June 8th
The club AGM will be held in the newly refurbished clubhouse on Wednesday 22nd June at 7.30pm. [More]
The weekend starts on Friday when Accrington host holders and JWL Founders Group leaders Darwen. [Weekend Preview]
Wednesday June 1st
The games come thick and fast over the Jubilee Bank Holiday Weekend. [Weekend Preview]
Tuesday May 31st
Both of the matches on Thursday have been postponed, the thirds game against Todmorden and the Under 11s match against Colne.
Monday May 30th
The seconds will travel to Todmorden in the Junior Cup Quarter Finals which will be played on Sunday June 19th. [More]
Saturday May 28th
The seconds are through to the Junior Cup quarter finals after a hard fought win over Rochdale at the Property Shop Arena. Len Dewhurst's men fought back from 55-6 to post 163 all out thanks to Yousuf Ali (41), Waqar Ashraf (31), Antonio Lo-Giudice (23) and Waleed Majeed (19). Mohammad Tayyib was the pick of the bowlers with 3-22 as Rochdale were bowled out for 127. Scorecard
Wednesday May 25th
A busy weekend of action starts on Friday when Accrington host Nelson in the first round of matches in this season's T20 Competition. [Weekend Preview]
Wednesday May 18th
The weekend action starts on Friday when Accrington travel to Baxenden for a T20 charity friendly. [Weekend Preview]
Saturday May 14th
Great Harwood Chairman Stuart Maher presented a new life saving defibrillator on behalf of the Philip Maher Foundation to the club this morning.
Thursday May 12th
Accrington host Rishton on Sunday in a local derby. [Weekend Preview]
Wednesday May 11th
The thirds outstanding game against Greenmount has been re-arranged. The teams will play at Accrington on Saturday May 21st with the away game switched to Greenmount on Saturday June 25th.
Tuesday May 10th
The seconds have been drawn at home to Junior League Division 1 team Rochdale in the 2nd Round of the Junior Cup. The match will be played on Saturday May 28th.
Wednesday May 4th
The first league and cup double header takes place at the weekend. [Weekend Preview]
Wednesday April 27th
Accrington take on Colne at The Property Shop Arena on Sunday in a match that sees both clubs looking for a first win of the season. [Weekend Preview]
Monday's third team match against Norden has been postponed.
Accrington professional Jacob Clarke will stand in as sub professional for Salesbury at Baxenden on Saturday.
Thursday April 21st
Accrington professional Jacob Clarke will stand in as sub professional for Salesbury against Cherry Tree at Ribchester Road on Saturday.
Accrington will play a T20 friendly at Baxenden on Friday May 20th.
Wednesday April 20th
Accrington visit East Lancs on Sunday looking for a first win of the season. [Weekend Preview]
Wednesday April 13th
Accrington welcome Church to The Property Shop Arena on Sunday when the 129th Lancashire League season kicks off at 1pm. [Weekend Preview]
Sunday April 10th
Accrington were beaten by 126 runs in today's friendly at Lowerhouse. Kian Farnworth (3-60) and Toby Bulcock (3-32) picked up three wickets apiece in the home sides 214-7. Skipper Graeme Sneddon top scored with 33 in Accrington's reply of 88 all out. Scorecard
Thursday April 7th
The first team conclude their preparations for the new season with a friendly at Lowerhouse on Sunday. [Weekend Preview]
Tuesday April 5th
Sunday's 2nd team friendly at Colne has been cancelled.
Sunday April 3rd
Next Sunday's third team game at Greenmount has been postponed until later in the season.
Thursday March 31st
Accrington have added a friendly at Lowerhouse on Sunday April 10th with a 1pm start.
Former Accrington captain Peter West was made a Life Member of the Lancashire League at the League's AGM in February.
Tuesday March 29th
There will be a ground clean up day this Sunday from 9am in preparation for the new season. Any volunteers would be appreciated. This will be followed by a Players Meeting at 1pm. All players must attend.
Sunday March 20th
The club is pleased to announce we have teamed up with ICON Sports to supply the club clothing for the next three seasons. [More]
Tuesday March 15th
Accrington's friendly at Baxenden has has been switched to Saturday April 9th. Accrington is still looking for friendlies on Saturday April 2nd and Sunday April 3rd. Please contact Graeme Sneddon if you are interested.
Wednesday March 9th
The funeral of Neil Jones will take place on Friday March 18th. [More]
Tuesday March 8th
Accrington is looking for three away friendlies for their 1st and 2nd teams on Sunday April 3rd and for the 1st team on Saturday April 9th following the cancellation of the friendly at Cockermouth. Please contact Graeme Sneddon if you are interested.
Saturday March 5th
Alice Clarke has been named in Thunder's squad of 14 players to undertake a joint training camp with Lancashire mens team in Dubai which leaves on Monday. Both squads will face a mix of training and matches during the trip.
Friday March 4th
Shane Warne has passed away suddenly at the age of 52. [More]
Former Accrington all rounder Neil Jones has passed away earlier today. [More]
Sunday February 20th
Former Accrington professional Janith Liyanage made his International T20 debut for Sri Lanka in his sides 5 wicket win over Australia at Melbourne.
Wednesday February 16th
We have been busy since the end of the 2021 season working hard to improve our facilities. One of the key areas has been the players changing rooms and committee room. [More]
Friday February 11th
The club is pleased to announce that we have been successful in our application for funding to Lancashire Environmental Fund to support our Community Clubhouse Renovation Project. [More]
Thursday February 2nd
Accrington has unveiled a host of new signings. [More]
Sunday January 16th
Accrington will play a pre-season friendly at Baxenden on Saturday April 2nd. The seconds will travel to Colne for a friendly on Sunday April 10th.
Thursday January 13th
Accrington have signed Kian Farnworth from Rishton subject to league approval.
Saturday January 1st
Jordan Marsden has been appointed as third team vice captain for 2022.