Cricket

  • MDCA’s final four remains a mystery

    The make-up of the Maryborough District Cricket Association’s top four is still no clearer after the first week of the final round of the home and away season. Clunes has scored first innings points against Beaufort after they defeated the Crows by just 16 runs at the Beaufort High School. After winning the toss and […]

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  • Seven wickets for Sam

    A seven-wicket haul to paceman, Samuel McDowell, has put Maryborough in a steady position after day one of their two-day clash against St Arnaud in the Maryborough District Cricket Association. McDowell claimed 7/41 off 19 overs against St Arnaud, while Martin Dell made a welcome return to the bowling line-up with 3/19. Maryborough did not […]

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  • MKM with breakthrough win

    MKM has scored its first win of the Maryborough District Cricket Association’s 2010-11 season, shocking Laanecoorie Dunolly to win by 12 runs in its round 11 clash at Deledio Reserve. A five wicket haul to MKM medium pacer, Jake Thomson helped his side over the line in the stunning win on Saturday, despite four of […]

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  • Maryborough advances to the shield decider

    Maryborough has advanced to the final of the under 17 Kirton Shield cricket competition after defeating the Grampians side on Sunday. The win saw Maryborough end up at the top of the competition’s pool A and will now play off against Castlemaine, who topped pool B, at Camp Reserve on Sunday. Batting first on Maryborough’s […]

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  • Rain rethink on cricket season

    The Maryborough District Cricket Association has been forced to push the season’s fixture back a week after yet another round was cancelled due to rain. Clubs will now play the round 11 A grade and A reserve matches, originally scheduled for Saturday, February 5, this coming Saturday, pushing each of the three remaining rounds back […]

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  • Career best for Balzan

    It was a case of another week, another century maker for the Colts Phelans Cricket Club. Batsman Aaron Balzan admits he took a bit of extra joy in making his debut A grade century against MKM on Saturday, just weeks after he lost the majority of his belongings in the Carisbrook floods. The left-handed opener […]

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  • State final up next for Sarah

    Maryborough all-rounder Sarah Tatchell will be the envy of many cricket lovers when she plays on the MCG later this month. The 15-year-old was a member of the successful Central Highlands girls under 18 side that won its way through to the final of the under 18 girls state championships — and the chance to […]

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  • Carisbrook takes points

    Carisbrook’s middle order has again come to the rescue for the Redbacks, steering them to a six wicket win against Laanecoorie Dunolly in round seven of the Maryborough District Cricket Association. With Dunolly batting first on Deledio Park, new face Matt Arnold and father and son combination, Glenn and Tyson Templeton were the chief runscorers, […]

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  • High drama in local cricket

    Round six of A grade competition in the Maryborough District Cricket Association was not without drama at the weekend. With a new look fixture following matches washed out continuously with rain, rain only managed to affect one match on Saturday. The clash between Beaufort and MKM was washed out on Saturday morning. With Beaufort receiving […]

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  • Rain forces changes to MDCA draw

    It was mixed results on the weekend in the Maryborough and District Cricket Association. While there were no games played in the A grade competition all four games in the A reserve competition were played. Only a handful of matches were completed in the junior grades. As a result of the rain affected start to […]

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