Tag Archives: Melbourne University

Schooled by Uni in Round 1 Read more »

Schooled by Uni in Round 1

It was only the 4th XI who managed to claim a win in the first round of the 2017/18 season, led by Tom Donaldson in his first game as 4th XI captain. Batting first at Watson Park, on a wicket that required some hard work…


Social Calendar & Membership Read more »

Social Calendar & Membership

Come one come all! In 2016/17 we have a new social committee, headed up by Shane Mays. And in their infinite wisdom, they have introduced a Social Membership for all players and supporters. For $110 (or $200 for a couple) you will receive free entry to…


Magpies score 50% on Uni exam Read more »

Magpies score 50% on Uni exam

On Sunday, the Magpies took on Melbourne Uni CC, with the 1st & 2nd XI teams travelling to the campus to try and take the points. After it was all said and done, the results were the same as Saturday; the 1st & 3rd XI…


Around the District Traps Read more »

Around the District Traps

As players look at their runners, pull their kits out and start smelling the 2013/14 pre-season, we’ll take a look at the various movements in Premier Cricket for the upcoming season. Casey-South Melbourne has lost its lynchpin of the last few years, Clive Rose, who…


Round 12: Magpies go down in thriller; Preview of week two against the Dogs Read more »

Round 12: Magpies go down in thriller; Preview of week two against the Dogs

An incredible finish to Wednesday night’s twenty 20 against Melbourne University saw the Magpies go down with a ball to spare. Uni, set 164 for victory needed 17 to win from the last over, and got them off the second last ball of the innings,…


Round 12: Alex Doolan arrives as Magpies tackle Students in Harmony Round Read more »

Round 12: Alex Doolan arrives as Magpies tackle Students in Harmony Round

Harmony in Cricket round arrives at Camberwell Sports Ground as the Magpies take on Melbourne University in Round 13. Twenty 20 cricket returns to the Well on a Wednesday night for the first time in three years, and it comes with the big inclusion of…


Premier Cricket Round-Up Read more »

Premier Cricket Round-Up

We’ve ticked over into July and pre-seasons are into swing all across Victoria. We dig up what we can find to fill you in on the going-ons in district cricket to this point. Melbourne University have signed former Pakistani First Class cricketer Fawad Ahmed, who…