/ 17 June 2024

Giving our pitch rivals a hand…

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Our men’s T20 World Cup cricket team limped over the line yesterday to beat Scotland by 5 wickets, and while a win’s a win, the big takeaway from the result was that we also prevented one of our major cricketing rivals, England, from an early exit… Aussie captain Mitchell Marsh said despite the team going into the match confident, having already qualified for the next Super 8s stage of the tournament, they were “pushed right to the end” by the Scots. Marcus Stoinis was the man of the match – he got a few pats on the back for shifting the momentum our way by scoring 59 from just 29 balls. The Aussies will play the first match of the next stage in the West Indies on Friday, but our opponent hasn’t been locked in yet – so watch this space…

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