Accrington Cricket Club

Burnley 152-9, Accrington 63-1
Sunday May 2nd 1976

Accrington 1976
Accrington 1st XI 1976
©Garth Dawson

Champions Accrington were 63-1 in reply to Burnley's 152-9. Geoff Hayhurst was again in good touch on 37 with Graham Beech the man out for 15. Professional Alan Worsick had earlier taken 4-38 with Neil Whalley hitting 52 from 49 balls with five sixes and three fours, Trevor Pickup 29 and Barry Bromley 24. Ian Birtwistle (2-42) and Tony Gallagher (2-34) both picked up a couple of wickets for Accrington.


If you have any memories of 1976 please email Nigel Stockley