The delay to the start of the Ballarat Cricket Association season continues as Friday’s consistent rain forced the BCA to call off all junior and senior cricket over the weekend.
Daniel Short Former East Ballarat cricketer Matt Short will captain the Cricket Australia XI as it takes on South Africa in a two-day tour match in Adelaide this weekend.
Daniel Short Like many in Ballarat cricket circles, Darley coach Heath Pritchard is frustrated with the delay to the cricket season but despite threats to this weekend’s play he is confident the club will enter at full-strength – whenever it gets to set foot on the field.
The Ballarat Cricket Association is sweating on what Friday’s weather will bring as the forecast worsened on Thursday.
Daniel Short North Ballarat Cricket Club is eager to unveil its two English imports, Matt Skeemer and Tom Phillippe, but the continual struggle to get the season underway due to poor weather has the two recruits chomping at the bit.
Ballarat Cricket Association has cancelled play for this Saturday after grounds around the region struggle to recover from the heavy rain over the last few weeks.
David Brehaut Ballarat Cricket Association has been forced to stagger the start of its season.
Daniel Short Ballarat Cricket Association operations officer Greg Wakeling has no doubt it was the right decision to call off last weekend’s cricket despite the picturesque day that unfolded on Saturday.
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Daniel Short Golden Point Cricket Club has acquired a huge signature with the signing of former Jamaican national captain Tamar Lambert.