Cricket

  • Jeremy Hart bound for Big Bash

    Maryborough cricket product Jeremy Hart has moved one step closer to achieving his cricketing dreams, signing with Big Bash League franchise the Melbourne Renegades. The 26-year-old leg-spinner, who plays for Geelong in the Victorian Premier Cricket competition, has accepted an offer to join the Renegades as a supplementary player. Hart’s selection comes as a reward […]

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  • Pair gets Colts home

    A gritty 108-run partnership between Dayne Baker and Ben Hoban has helped Colts Phelans to a three wicket victory over MKM in round seven of the Maryborough District Cricket Association. Chasing 193, Colts found themselves at 3/52 early in the day, teetering on the edge of defeat, before Baker and Hoban dug in to get […]

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  • Cricket trio to play for Central Highlands

    Three young Maryborough cricketers will head to the state championships to represent the Central Highlands early next year. Colts Phelans batsman Branden Wagstaff, Carisbrook all-rounder Jakob Tidyman will head to the Victorian under 14 State Championships in mid-January next year, while former Colts Phelans and now Geelong Cricket Club legspinner, Tom Hart will represent the […]

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  • Top of ladder up for grabs

    Laanecoorie Dunolly will set its sights on toppling Maryborough District Cricket Association ladder leaders Maryborough when the two face off at Deledio Park tomorrow. In the MDCA’s first two-day fixture for season 2011-12, Dunolly will be aiming to accomplish what no other team has accomplished so far this season as they set out to defeat […]

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  • MDCA to take two week hiatus

    Maryborough District Cricket Association sides will be keen to get a win on the board tomorrow before the competition takes a two-week hiatus. Tomorrow’s one-day matches will be the final round until the competition returns on December 10, with a two week break in play scheduled owing to the 2011 RACV Energy Breakthrough on December […]

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  • Borough blitz Colts Phelans

    Maryborough has proven it is still the team to beat in the Maryborough District Cricket Association after embarrassing the previously-undefeated Colts Phelans by nine wickets on Saturday. With both sides heading into Saturday’s one day clash at Hedges Oval unbeaten, what shaped as the 2011-12 season’s most anticipated clash so far instead turned into a […]

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  • Gavan set to represent Australia

    Avoca cricketer Gavan Hicks is set to head to South Africa later this month to compete in his third INAS All-Abilities Tri-Nations Series. Facing off against players from England and South Africa in the one-day, Gavan and his Australian teammates will be chasing their third Tri-Nations title in as many tournaments when they head overseas […]

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  • Premier Cricket hits Princes Park

    North Melbourne steamrolled Hawthorn-Monash University by 72 runs in their Victorian Premier Cricket one-day clash at Maryborough’s Princes Park over the weekend. After more than 20 mm of rain fell in the early hours of Saturday morning, the sun shone brightly on the Princes Park oval, and with the pitch protected from the early morning […]

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  • Premier Cricket returns to Maryborough

    Some of the finest cricketers in Victoria will grace Princes Park tomorrow as Premier Cricket makes its return to Maryborough. Hawthorn-Monash University will take on North Melbourne in a 50 over one-day clash in town tomorrow as part of Premier Cricket’s annual country round. Hawthorn-Monash Uni, which is coached by Premier Cricket legend and former […]

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  • Colts Phelans in solid spot

    Colts Phelans has tightened its grasp on second spot on the Maryborough District Cricket Association’s A grade ladder with a 40 run win over Carisbrook on Sunday. With rain affecting the first day of the scheduled two-day games, matches were forced into one day games, with Colts’ batsmen going on the attack against Carisbrook’s bowling […]

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