IN ACTION: Central Hotel’s Aaron Cronin, pictured last season, will be among those looking forward to the return of cricket this weekend. Picture: Kelly Manwaring
Cricket will return to the district this Saturday with divisions 1 and 3 in action.
Division 2 will take to the field for the first time in 2017 the following week onJanuary 21.
This Saturday Central Hotel will play the Young Ones at Albert Park withMimosa to host the Crusaders at NixonPark.
In Division 3, theTemora Tigers will play against Cootamundra outfit the Albion Hotel at Nixon Park 2.
After an extra week to rest, Stockinbingal will be back in action on January 21against theAussie Hotel Scorchers at Keith Cullen Oval and Wallendbeen will take on theShamrock Hotel Leprechauns at Nixon Park 2.
Central Hotel captain Michael Cronin is keen to pick up where the team left off last year and replicate their easy victory over the Young Ones.
Gene Kessell was the star of the show then with six wickets and Cronin said if he can do that again they will be in with a good chance.
“Last time we played them, we bowled really good with Gene taking six wickets; we also fielded well and batted sensibly, we will need to do that again,” Cronin said.
He is looking forward to getting on the field after the Christmas break.
Central Hotel captain Michael CroninCurrent laddersDelta Agribusiness Division 1
Family Hotel Crusaders 54 [1.45]
Central Hotel 54 [0.99]
Aussie Hotel Coyotes 52
Mimosa Whirlwinds 45
S&C Young Ones 45
Dunk Insurance Division 2
Aussie Hotel Scorchers 52 [a game won yet to be added]
Shamrock Hotel Leprechauns 49
Blooms Chemist Division 3
Young Gunners 45 [1.39]
Temora Ex-Services Renegades 45 [0.96]
Albion Hotel All-stars 39
Young Hotel Saints 34
Temora Bowling Club Tigers 34
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