The inaugural QSCC Hooked on Cricket Scholarships have been awarded. Following the application process it was determined to award scholarships to eight school from the Hooked on Cricket programme. Each of the schools were awarded a $500 scholarship that will go toward new cricket gear and other cricket related costs.
The successful scholarship recipient schools are...
FICA URGES THE GAME TO BUILD ON ADELAIDE TEST MATCH PINK BALL EXPERIMENT
Following the inaugural day/night Test Match in Adelaide last week, FICA Executive Chairman, Tony Irish today made comment after consultation with players and conducting a player survey following the Test Match.
“It was good to see so many fans at the Adelaide Test Match and it was successful as an event, however, the pink ball experiment must be part of a bigger picture, and it alone is not the answer to making Test cricket the best it can be.” Irish said.
Nine former New Zealand players have been picked up in the Masters Champions League auction and will take part in the inaugural 6-team tournament in the UAE in February 2016.
Jacob Oram, James Franklin and Jeetan Patel received the highest bids among the New Zealand players. Other players to pick up contracts were;