Sam Kershaw top scored with 48 but rain was the winner as Rawtenstall’s pre-season got off to a damp start.

Vinny Hanson’s men were at Woodbank but the game was abandoned after they had made 125-6 on a chilly afternoon.

Yesterday's game at Oswaldtwistle Immanuel was called off.

New Rishton pro Matt Hulett made a half-century on debut but his efforts were in vain as the friendlty with Salesbury at Blackburn Road was abandoned due to rain.

Elliot Gilford claimed two wickets and Paul Senior three as Todmorden bowled Rochdale out for 125 in a friendly at Centre Vale - but the game was abandoned