The Prime Minister of Australia, The Hon. Scott Morrison MP, and Cricket Australia’s National Selection Panel (NSP) have announced the Prime Minister’s XI squad for its day-night, one-day match against South Africa on 31 October at Manuka Oval.
They said Barry Richards of South Africa seemed to be half at sleep as he played the ball so very late. Compare it with the exaggerated bat swing of Andre Russell. One all brain, the other all brawn. Cricket is no longer touch play. It is power play.
The cricket season may be over for this year but there is still plenty going on at the cricket clubs. From presentation evenings to ground renovations there is always something going on at the grass roots level!
The Ireland Women’s World T20 squad have flown out to Spain this morning for a four-day warm weather training camp, as part of its preparations for the upcoming ICC World T20 tournament in the Caribbean next month.
Four overseas development scholarships have been awarded through a programme funded in partnership with Northern Ireland-based international company Devenish Nutrition, which will see Laura Delany, Kim Garth, Rebecca Stokell and Una Raymond-Hoey heading to Australia after the ICC World T20 tournament in November.
Cricket Ireland selectors have named an experienced 15-player squad - with collectively more than 1,000 international appearances - for the upcoming ICC Women’s World T20 tournament in the Caribbean in November, with Australian-born Celeste Raack coming into the Irish set-up after declaring for Ireland.
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