Cricket

Phil Bird’s cricket preview

Stadia De BooHoo.. Champions in waiting?

Former Sussex and Essex batsman Ashar Zaidi is Burnley’s stand-in professional for Sunday’s home game against Todmorden. The Turf Moor side need just three points to clinch the Lancashire League title. Nearest challengers Lowerhouse go to Ramsbottom for their final fixture. 
Colne need just one point to clinch the Second Division title. They go to Enfield on Sunday where paid man James Price will play his last game for the club. Nelson’s season comes to an end with a home fixture against Rawtenstall. 


Darwen face Norden in an all-Lancashire League LCFKO Cup final at Haywood on Sunday. Darwen are the reigning champions and the 2019 Worsley Cup winners. 


On the penultimate weekend of the Ribblesdale League Read host Barnoldswick with Padiham playing Salesbury at the Arbories. Both games are on Saturday. 

Saturday 7th September

Read Vs Barnoldswick

(Team not announced at time of published article)

Padiham Vs Salesbury

(Team not announced at time of published article)

Sunday 8th September  

Ramsbottom Vs Lowerhouse

Heap, Barlow, Bleazard, Cottam C, Haasbroek, Hawke, Hussain, Martin J, Martin P, Whitehead, Erasmus, 

Burnley  Vs Todmorden

Pickup, Burton, Holt, Marshall, Roberts, Tate, McCluskie, Tripathi, Bedford, Hayman, A Zaidi (pro)

Nelson Vs Rawtenstall

(Team not announced at time of published article)

Enfield Vs Colne

M Walker, S Tillotson, A Hakin, C Walton, A Procter, G Braithwaite, D Spokes, K Rhodes, T Bradshaw,D Wallbank, J Price


This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is screenshot-2019-08-07-at-16.11.04.png

Burnley On This Daychronicles, in diary form, all the major events of Burnley FC’s illustrious history. There is an entry for every day looking at all the big matches, promotions, cup runs, relegations, hat-tricks and transfers. Read how this club from a northern mill town fought back from near oblivion to sit amongst the elite once more.

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Burnley-FC-This-Day-History/dp/1785314254


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s