ROBBO – ONE OF A KIND

ROBBO – ONE OF A KIND

Few can ignite a cricket match with his astonishing clean hitting like the ACS’s own Peter Robertson. It may not be technically correct and it doesn’t always come off, but when it does, cricket watching is fun. ‘Robbo’ is reconnecting full time with the...
ROGERS ANSWERS 11TH HOUR CALL

ROGERS ANSWERS 11TH HOUR CALL

BY DONAL WILSON Victoria has a young cricketer in its squad capable of playing 100 Tests, according to head coach Chris Rogers. Speaking at the 53rd Australian Cricket Society annual dinner, Rogers spoke glowingly of Will Pucovski and others on Victoria’s...
ZOOM WITH DAVID FRITH

ZOOM WITH DAVID FRITH

THURSDAY NIGHT, JULY 1 Cricket’s No.1 writer David Frith has kindly agreed to join us ‘live’ via Zoom on Thursday night, July 1 at the first Australian launch of his latest book, PADDINGTON BOY, which he has signed especially for us. Email...
Sweet Seventeen

Sweet Seventeen

By DONAL WILSON At just 17, Ella Hayward is impressing everywhere she plays, at the Melbourne Renegades and for Victoria in the Women’s National Cricket League. Winner of the Australian Cricket Society Steve Mason Young Female Cricketer of the Year award for 2021,...
1100 GAMES UP & STILL COUNTING

1100 GAMES UP & STILL COUNTING

How many games of cricket have you played? Two hundred? Five hundred? Lost count? Eane Whitton’s present record stands at 1100-plus over six decades – and with more to come, he tells DONAL WILSON. A 19-time premiership player, his experience stretches Australia-wide,...