Cricket

  • Carisbrook on the chase

    A stubborn Beaufort batting line-up has made life tough for Carisbrook on the first day of the sides’ round 12 Barker Trailers Maryborough District Cricket Association clash. Chasing their first win of the 2012-13 season, the Crows fought their way to a first innings total of 225 on the back of 67 from number three […]

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  • Fall short

    Maryborough has fallen just short of a Bendigo Cricket Country Week division three grand final berth. Taking on the division’s top-ranked side, Goulburn Valley Colts, yesterday, Maryborough fell just 18 runs short of potentially booking a place in today’s grand final. After removing the GV Colts for 150 in the space of 48 overs — […]

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  • Finals reach

    Colts Phelans has dealt Carisbrook’s hopes of a Maryborough District Cricket Association finals berth a further blow after scoring a six-wicket win over the Brook on Saturday. Hosting Carisbrook at Hedges Oval, the third-ranked Colts side restricted their opponents to just 117 in the space of 40 overs thanks to some tight-fisted bowling. After a […]

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  • Closing gap

    Carisbrook continues to inch closer to finals contention in the Maryborough District Cricket Association after snatching a win from the jaws of defeat in Saturday’s round 10 clash with MKM. After the Mill won the toss and elected to bat, openers Travis Moschetti (64) and Sam Latch (40) laid the foundations for a competitive innings before […]

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  • On a rise

    Laanecoorie Dunolly has made its way into finals contention in the Barker Trailers Maryborough District Cricket Association following a crush-ing 87-run win over MKM on Saturday. An unbeaten knock of 79 from all-rounder Nick Earl, combined with a seven-wicket haul to teenage paceman Jordan Daly saw the young Dunolly outfit leapfrog MKM on the ladder […]

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  • The heat is on

    Maryborough District Cricket Association players look likely to play on through tomorrow’s sweltering summer weather. Despite forecasts predicting temperatures ranging between 36°C to 42°C as much of Victoria braces for some of the most extreme heat since Black Saturday, MDCA by-laws give no indication of an official cut-off temperature. The decision on whether to abandon […]

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  • Cricketers close to state selection

    Three of Maryborough’s brightest cricketing talents are set to vie for state selection next month. Carisbrook all-rounder Jakob Tidyman and emerging Colts Phelans batting talent Mitchell Bench will have the chance to impress state selectors at next month’s Victorian State Championships where they will represent the Central Highlands region, while former Colts junior and now […]

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  • Big test for MKM

    MKM’s revamped A grade line-up will face one of its toughest tests so far this season as it prepares to take on a resurgent Maryborough in round eight of the Maryborough District Cricket Association tomorrow. After spending the past few years shouldering the tag of being the MDCA’s easybeats, the Mill has hit back this […]

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  • First loss for Colts Phelans

    Carisbrook has inflicted Colts Phelans’ first defeat of the season in round seven of the Maryborough District Cricket Association. Resuming their pursuit of the ladder leaders’ first innings score of 101 at 4/69, captain Martin Mark guided the Brook to victory with 48, while Dean Nalder pushed the total even further, blasting a lower-order 70, […]

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  • Cricket matches in the balance

    The Maryborough District Cricket Association ladder could be set for a shake-up, with all three of the competition’s A grade games hanging precariously in the balance. Undefeated ladder leader Colts Phelans could be bound for its first loss of the season against Carisbrook after a batting collapse saw the competition’s top-ranked side removed for just […]

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