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2015 Twenty/20 Cup - Fixture
The 2015 Twenty/20 Cup Draws are now up on the BCA Website. We have decided to combine the "Club" & "District" into one Super Series this year and hence we have two pools but one combined ladder. The top four of the ladder will play off in the finals. A schedule night game, fastest 50 and best bowling economy rate prizes this year have been added to the marquee player and four rou...
BCA Proudly Supports Movember
  Last year, the power of the Mo saw Mitchell Johnson help return the urn to the Australian soil. We’re calling on the Australian cricket community to stand united, return the Mo to the field and go in to bat for men’s health this November.  To get involved, sign up your club through the ‘Club Cricket Cares’ Network to go in the running to win some great prizes for your club! REGISTER NOW
VCCL - 2014-15 Victorian Country Selection Program
The Victorian Country Cricket League is calling for nominations from interested players to join the Victorian State Training Squad for this season’s Australian Country Cricket Championships. The Championships will be contested in Bendigo between 5 th and 12 th January 2015. The ACCC playing program consists of 2 two-day matches, 2 one-day matches and a Twenty20 match. Matches are played against New South Wales, Queensland, Western Australia, South Australia and East Asia Pacific. For more ...
Ballarat Cricket Umpires Association NEWS  
T/20 Games
T/20 in Ballarat commences Sunday the 23rd November with Rounds One & Two. Rounds 3 & 4 are on the 30th November. With Semi Finals & Grand Finals on Sunday the 7th December
Ballarat Cup Day
Remember no Senior Cricket on Saturday the 22nd November due to Ballarat Cup Day
Rooms are open
The rooms are open after the first Saturday of each Round, please join us for a pleasant talk.
Victorian Country Cricket League NEWS  
VCCLv VSDCA Annual Challenge Match
  The Marshall  Cricket Club in the Geelong CA  will host the VCCL v's VSDCA Annual Challenge match on Sunday December 7th from 10.30am The VCCL will select its side for this match and the National Championships on Sunday Nov 30th in Bendigo. The ACCC will also be held in Bendigo from Jan 4th.
Bendigo to Host ACCC in January 2015
More news to come on this ACCC event in Bendigo to be held between Jan 4th and 13th 2015. Schedule will be 2 x 2 day matches and 3 x 50 over matches. Australian Country Cricket Championships 31st Carnival. Participants: Victoria South Australia Western Australia Queensland New South Wales ICC East Asia Pacific
Premier Round in the Country
Premier Cricket Venues for 2014-15 Country Round have been confirmed as follows:-   ROUND 5 – SATURDAY 25 OCTOBER 2014 Fitzroy Doncaster v Ringwood at Maryborough Greenvale Kangaroos v Casey-South Melbourne at Benalla Haw-Monash Uni v Prahran at Warrion Frankston Peninsula v Geelong at Ballarat St Kilda v Camberwell Magpies at Wangaratta Footscray Edgewater v Carlton at Bendigo Monash Tigers v Essendon at Swan Hill Melbourne Uni v Northcote at Port Fairy Dandenong v Melbourne at Morw...
Cricket Australia State Competitions NEWS  
Stars start summer in style
  Veteran Alex Blackwell has joined rare company in helping the Commonwealth Bank Southern Stars to a comfortable victory over the West Indies in the women's T20 cricket match in Sydney. Blackwell became just the second Australian woman to post 1000 runs in the short format as the Southern Stars surpassed the Windies' 7-113 with seven balls to spare at North Sydney Oval. Opener Jess Jonassen top-scored with a quickfire 46 off 51 balls as Australia posted 6-117 in their 10th successive T20 t...
WA rout Tasmania in Matador Cup
  Warriors fly home as Tigers sink to record low   Western Australia easily overcame Tasmania's 62 all out, the equal-third lowest total in domestic one-day cricket history, to win by seven wickets at the Gabba. The lowest score of 51 all out, recorded by South Australia against Tasmania in 2003, seemed certain to be beaten when the Tigers were shell-shocked at 6-12 following a devastating opening spell from man-of-the-match paceman Joel Paris (4-13). The Warriors also had a slow start...
Tasmania claim bonus point in big win
  Bushrangers crash back to Earth at AB Field Pint-sized batsman Jon Wells stood tall before paceman Sam Rainbird's heroics sealed Tasmania's 132-run, bonus-point win over the Commonwealth Bank Bushrangers in the Matador One-Day Cup in Brisbane on Wednesday. Days after featuring in Hobart's Oppo Champions League Twenty20 semi-final loss to Kolkata in India, Wells thrashed an unbeaten 110 to help the Tigers recover from 5-75 and post a daunting 7-287 from their 50 overs. Not to be outdone, R...
Country Central Highlands NEWS  
Central Highlands U21 v Barwon this Sunday 16th November
The Central Highlands Region has selected their U21 squad to take on Barwon this Sunday 16th November 2014 at North Geelong CC, Osborne Park No.1, Melbourne Rd, North Geelong - starting at 10am. Harry Ganley - Buangor CC Jack Ganley - Buangor CC Jayden Hayes - Ballarat-Redan CC Jack Peeters - Wendouree CC Matt Spratling - North Ballarat CC Leigh Lorenzen - North Ballarat CC Grant Trevenan - Mt. Clear CC Ollie Hayes - East Ballarat CC Brad Barnes - Darley CC Marcus Stewart - Woodend CC Josh Eastl...
Thomson & Underwood selected in U17 state team
Central Highlands players Blake Thomson (East Ballarat CC and now Melbourne CC) and Matt Underwood (Gisborne CC now Footscray-Edgewater CC) have been selected in the Victorian U17 squad to participate in the National Championships in Hobart from 1st to 11th December 2014. Good luck Blake and Matt! Highlander Matt Short has also been selected in the Victorian U19 initial 18 man squad. http://www.cricketvict...
Matt Short debuts for Bushrangers
Central Highlands player Matt Short has debuted for the Victorian Bushrangers in the Matador One-day Cup match against Queensland at North Sydney Oval. Short becomes the 190th player to play one-day cricket for the Bushrangers.   Congratulations Shorty and good luck!