Cricket

New A grade cricket coach at Broadford

Broadford Cricket Club has signed Greg Hobba as its senior coach for the 2019/20 season and hopes to improve on its semi-final appearance last season. Hobba has played more than 200 Victorian Premier Cricket...

Tough ask for Laurimar in decider

By Jackson Russell LAURIMAR Cricket Club is facing an uphill battle after day one of its Diamond Valley Cricket Association Mash Shield grand final against Research Eltham Collegians. Playing down the road at Waterview Recreation Reserve...

Romsey bundled out of finals

By Jackson Russell ROMSEY Cricket Club’s season has ended in disappointing fashion after a nine-wicket loss to Gisborne in their McIntyre Cup semi-final on Saturday. After winning the toss and electing to bat, Romsey was bowled...

Runs galore for Romsey

By Jackson Russell ROMSEY Cricket Club stormed home to an easy first innings win at home over Sunbury United in the final round of the McIntyre Cup home and away season. The hosts made short work...

Captain leads Tallarook to premiership

By Jackson Russell TALLAROOK are the 2018/19 Seymour District Cricket Association A Grade premiers after a comfortable 82-run win over Yea. It was a dangerous start for Tallarook in front of their home crowd on Saturday...

Tallarook to meet Yea in grand final

By Jackson Russell TALLAROOK will play Yea in this weekend’s Seymour District Cricket Association A Grade grand final after a convincing 127-run win over Broadford in the semi-final. Playing at home, Tallarook made 9/282 from their...

Romsey falls short, Wallan dodges bullet

by Jackson Russell ROMSEY Cricket Club suffered a 72-run first innings loss to Gisborne in their two-day McIntyre Cup match at Romsey Park on Saturday. Gisborne were 7/204 at stumps on day one, thanks to 42...

Hickey’s heroes break 14-year drought

By “Pegs” and Brooke Haffenden A MATCH-WINNING 83 from captain Braden Hickey set the foundations on day one for what turned out to be a fairytale finish to Broadford’s 2017/18 season. The Red and Blacks sat...

Wallan thrash East Sunbury

WALLAN Cricket Club smashed East Sunbury Cricket Club at Greenhill Reserve on Saturday with another huge score to move them along. This week it was Scott O’Donnell in the B Grade side who hit 150...

Levelling the playing field

Two of the biggest names in women’s cricket, Ellyse Perry and Meg Lanning, are getting back to their roots in local cricket and calling on clubs to apply for a 2018 CommBank Cricket Club...