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Broadford Cricket Club president Lee McKenzie steps down

By Colin MacGillivray LONG-SERVING Broadford Cricket Club president Lee McKenzie believes there are ‘exciting times ahead’ after stepping down at last month’s annual general meeting. Michael Mirabella will succeed McKenzie as president, and McKenzie said a...

Broadford’s Harley Hammond Reserve wins funding for cricket facility upgrades

Broadford Cricket Club is one of 15 community grounds in Victoria to secure funding to improve facilities for players, including new nets and pitches. The State Government announced grants totalling $1.4 million from the 2020-21...

Romsey cricketers in GDCA team of the year

By Tricia Mifsud GISBORNE and District Cricket Association concluded its 2020-21 season by holding an annual awards presentation night on Wednesday, March 31. The night also celebrated the award winners from the 2019-20 season, as last...

Kilmore’s Dale Tassone takes out Seymour District Cricket Association top honour

SEYMOUR District Cricket Association celebrated a successful season with its annual awards night earlier this month. Kilmore’s Dale Tassone was named the association’s cricketer of the year and best all-rounder after compiling 602 runs and...

Mixed bag for Wallan in Gisborne and District Cricket Association grand finals

By Colin MacGillivray THE Gisborne and District Cricket Association Jensen Shield season came to a heartbreaking end with an 108-run grand final drubbing at the hands of Bacchus Marsh. Despite having beaten the Bulls twice during...

Lancefield cricketers cap dominant seasons

By Colin MacGillivray LANCEFIELD Cricket Club’s men’s and women’s senior teams capped dominant seasons with Gisborne and District Cricket Association grand final victories. Playing in division two, Lancefield’s men only dropped one game all year and...

Magpies soar into grand final

WALLAN is ‘quietly confident’ of bringing home the Gisborne and District Cricket Association Johnstone Shield on Saturday after a big semi-final victory over minor premier Rupertswood at the weekend. The match was played over two...

Romsey falls

ROMSEY fell to Sunbury United in its McIntyre Cup semi-final against Sunbury United by 57 runs. Dilan Chandima was the hero for Sunbury United with 100 from 108 balls faced, including nine boundaries. Sunbury United’s 6/221...

Power bow out

LAURIMAR’S season ended at the penultimate hurdle with a loss to Panton Hill in Diamond Valley Cricket Association’s Mash Shield preliminary final at the weekend. The Power bowled well to restrict the dangerous Panton Hill...

Power surge to zap Eagles

LAURIMAR will advance to the Diamond Valley Cricket Association Mash Shield preliminary final after eliminating rival Whittlesea on Saturday. The Power recorded a seven-wicket win over the Eagles at A F Walker Reserve in Whittlesea,...