U19: Harvey leads CA XI to upset win in QF stage
Cricket Australia State Competitions
Reigning champions Western Australia, NSW Metro, South Australia and the Cricket Australia XI are through to the 2017-18 Under 19 National Championships semi-finals, after winning their quarter finals in Hobart today. South Australia rookie Lloyd Pope, NSW Blues rookie Param Uppal, Western Australia rookie Matthew Spoors and young Victorian batsman Mackenzie Harvey were among the star performers. Semi-final fixtures - Wednesday 13 December Cricket Australia XI v South Australia at Kingston Twin...
Voges impressed by young WA talent
Cricket Australia State Competitions
Former Australia cricketer Adam Voges has seen plenty to be excited by in the country’s next wave of talent, in his role with Western Australia at the 2017-18 Under 19 National Championships. Voges, who represented Australia on 58 occasions across all three formats, has been with the WA Under 19s team in a mentoring role for the tournament in Tasmania, as they chase back-to-back titles. “I’ve been part of the setup and the program with the guys, they’ve been going for about 16 weeks in the lead...
U19: Carlisle stars with ball, QF clashes locked in
Cricket Australia State Competitions
Queensland and ACT/NSW Country have finished on top of Pool A and Pool B respectively, with quarter finals locked in after five rounds of matches at the 2017-18 Under 19 National Championships in Tasmania. Both Pool winners, Northern Territory, Cricket Australia XI and Victoria Country were on the winners’ list in Round 5 in Launceston on Sunday. Quarter Finals - Tuesday 12 December Queensland v CA XI at Blundstone Arena ACT/NSW Country v Western Australia at Lindisfarne Oval NSW Metro v Tasman...
BCA Junior Rep Squads
The Ballarat Cricket Association Junior tryouts have been taking place and bit by bit the squads are being finalised for the Junior Country Week Tournament that kicks off on December 17 and continues on January 2, 3 & 5.   As each tryout is completed, the Coaches and assistants have the unenviable task of selecting the teams to move forward into the next phase of competition. The squads for each age group as they become available are:-   U13 Ballarat Blue (U12) U13 Ballarat Gold (...
VCCL U21 Final
Victorian Country Cricket League
  The Final of the VCCL Regional U21 competition will be held on Sunday 10 December 2017 at the following venue: Tallarook Recreation Reserve Sanctuary Rd Tallarook 3659 Commencing at 10.30am between Region 7 and Region 6.
Central Highlands - Coach of the Year Awards 2017/18 nominations open
Country Central Highlands
The Central Highlands Region for the third year is providing an awards program for Cricket Coaches from across the Region for the 2017/18 season.   The Coach of the Year Awards will be presented for the 2017/18 season, with parents, clubs and Associations able to nominate coaches in the following categories:   Central Highlands Region Coach of the Year Awards:   •            MILO in2CRICKET; •    &nbs...
Victorian Country cricketers going west
Victorian Country Cricket League
The VCCL Chairman of Selectors, Kelvin White, has released the Victorian Country team to travel to Geraldton in January 2018. Click here for more details
Cricket Willow Scholarship applications now open
Country Central Highlands
Cricket Willow UK Scholarship applications open   In an exciting partnership for the Central Highlands Region, Cricket Willow is for the twelfth year offering a young cricketer a part scholarship to play a season of club cricket in Yorkshire, England from April to September 2018.                                    &nb...
50 year service awards
Victorian Country Cricket League
  This will be the fourteenth consecutive season that Cricket Victoria has hosted an event for the hard working volunteers who have been nominated for a 50 Year Service Recognition award. In 2016-17, Cricket Victoria was lucky enough to have Commonwealth Bank Bushranger Peter Siddle in attendance at the event, presenting our volunteers with their awards and also sharing some of his own stories as to how volunteers in Gippsland contributed to his own development. Guests were also able to en...
Final Houghton Main update
Country Central Highlands
The English season has drawn to a close and with that Cricket Willow UK Scholarship recipient Jonty Wall has provided his final update with his season at Houghton Main CC. The final part of my time in England has defiantly been very eventful on the cricket field. After a long season it came down to the final game to determine if we were relegated or not. We bowled Thorncliffe out for 128 and then made hard work of the run chase but ended up winning 8 down. The win was a huge relief with the clu...
Victoria wins men’s Grand Final at 2017 NICC
National Indigenous Cricket Championships
Victoria has won the men’s Grand Final at the 2017 National Indigenous Cricket Championships (NICC), defeating New South Wales by 18 runs and in the process securing the NICC men’s title for the first time.   Victoria won the toss and elected to bat first, but an impressive run out in the second over removed Daniel Mock (2) to give New South Wales the early momentum. Djali Bloomfield (1/34) and Ben Patterson (2/47) then combined for a destructive bowling spell that left Victoria reeling at...
NSW wins women’s Grand Final at 2017 NICC
National Indigenous Cricket Championships
New South Wales has won the women’s Grand Final at the 2017 National Indigenous Cricket Championships (NICC), defeating Queensland by just five runs in a scintillating contest. The victory means New South Wales has extended their winning streak in the women’s competition to 10 years.   Queensland, playing in just their second National Indigenous Cricket Championships within the women’s division and first Grand Final, made it to the final after an impressive six-wicket victory against the N...
Players of the Tournament, Black Caps squads announced at NICC
National Indigenous Cricket Championships
The outstanding performances of the 2017 National Indigenous Cricket Championships have been recognised at a presentation dinner last night ahead of the Grand Finals today, with individual player awards announced as well as the men’s and women’s Black Caps squads for 2017.   New South Wales swept the individual player awards for the tournament, with Nathan Price named the men’s Player of the Tournament as well as the highest run scorer, and Ashleigh Gardner named women’s Player of the Tour...