Cricket

  • FIRST CLASS

    Cricket lovers from across the region are expected to flock to Princes Park to get a taste of Premier League Cricket tomorrow. Essendon and Casey-South Melbourne will face off as the Premier League, Victoria’s first-class league, heads bush tomorrow as part of the annual Premier Cricket Country Round. Among the players who will strut their […]

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  • Bendigo country week squad

    Maryborough will compete in division one of the Bendigo Bank Country Week Cricket competing for the Neil Pollock Memorial Shield. Last year, Maryborough won the division two John Turner Memorial Shield and hopes to emulate that achievement. Captain of the Maryborough team is Marshall Bell and he and his co-selectors have picked a squad with […]

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  • BOWLERS ON TOP

    The bowlers were well on top in two of the three matches in A grade of the Maryborough and District Cricket Association on Saturday. One game had been concluded the previous weekend with Laanecoorie Dunolly narrowly getting the points over Beaufort in a high scoring contest. At the Clunes oval, Carisbrook was chasing the home […]

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  • Sarah Tatchell in winning Victorian under 15 cricket team

    The Central Highlands Region had three representatives in the Victorian Under 15 girls team which won the national championships last week. Maryborough’s Sarah Tatchell (Colts Phelans/East Ballarat), Lize-Mari Mitchley (Sunbury) and Jenna Fowlie (Bacchus Marsh). The national championships were held from December 2-8 at Caulfield Park. The Victorians headed into the final undefeated and were […]

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  • Three centuries in district cricket

    Maryborough seasoned campaigner, Jody Thomson, smashed the Colts Phelans bowlers to all parts of Princes Park on Saturday as he amassed an unbeaten 151 and helped push the total up to 8/332 in round eight of the Maryborough and District Cricket Association. Early in the day, the Colts bowlers had done a good job with […]

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  • GAVAN HITS MCG TON

    Avoca’s Gavan Hicks, has lived every cricketer’s dream of making a century for Australia at the home of cricket, the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Playing in The Lord’s Taverners Cricket Tri Series for players with an intellectual disability, Gavan managed just nine with the bat in the opening match against South Africa. However, Australia went on […]

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  • SAINTS BY A RUN

    Laanecoorie Dunolly’s chances of participating in the Maryborough and District Cricket Association A grade finals this season appear all but over when the side was beaten by a run by St Arnaud on Saturday. The match was played at Deledio Park in Dunolly with St Arnaud batting first and hitting up the very competitive total […]

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  • Cricket all weekend

    It is going to be hot weekend for the Maryborough and District Cricket Association A grade competition with teams playing Saturday-Sunday matches. With very hot conditions forecast, it will be a trying time for all local cricketers. Maryborough meets Laanecoorie Dunolly at Princes Park and the home team will start a warm favourite. Two of […]

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  • MKM GETS UP

    MKM batted well to overtake Colts Phelans’ total of 8/181 in A grade of the Maryborough and District Cricket Association on Saturday at the Ron Sinclair Oval. Colts opener, Aaron Balzan batted well to be the mainstay of the innings and accumulated 63 runs in a top knock. Ben Hoban managed 24 in an opening […]

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  • MKM and Colts Phelans clash

    It is round five of the Maryborough and District Cricket A grade competition tomorrow and it is also the fifth one day game of the season. A number of two day games will be contested after this weekend’s matches. MKM is home to Colts Phelans in what is expected to be a tight tussle and […]

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