November 29, 2021

The rain washed out all South Burnett Cricket Association junior and senior cricket games scheduled to be played on Saturday.

The Preliminary Final in the Gympie A Grade 40-Over competition – due to be played between Wooroolin Warriors and Gympie Colts on Saturday – was also washed out in Gympie.

This match had been to determine the second spot in Grand Final of the 40-over competition.

As the game was officially declared a draw, Warriors will now go through to face Murgon Crusaders in the final, scheduled to be played at Keith Manthey Oval in Gympie on December 11.

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Gympie T20 Cup

Round 1 of the Gympie A Grade T20 Cup was played on Sunday.

Wooroolin Warriors (4/101) defeated Murgon Crusaders (6/99) by six wickets at Spencer Oval in Gympie.

Murgon won the toss and batted first.

Ashley Sippel (41) and Harrison Sippel (20) were the top scorers after opener Kurt McArthur was forced to retire after just three overs.

Jack Hourn took 4/22 for Wooroolin.

In reply, Brett Simpson (36) and Jack Hourn (41) top-scored for the Warriors.

Thomas Currin took 2/13 off three overs for Murgon.

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South Burnett Senior Ladder

(40-Over Ladder After Round 8)

Wins Losses Draw Bye Total Points
Wooroolin Vikings 5 0 2 1 28
Murgon 5 1 1 1 27
Cherbourg 4 2 1 1 24
Nanango 3 2 2 1 22
Wondai 2 4 0 2 20
Wooroolin Colts 1 5 1 1 15
Kingaroy Services 0 6 1 1 12

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This Week’s Games

South Burnett Junior Competition – 8:00am

Stage 2

  • Kingaroy Westlink v Kingaroy Pineview Brangus at River Road Oval, Kingaroy
  • Kingaroy Wamuran Timbers v Nanango at Taabinga State School

Stage 3 – Pre-Christmas Final

  • Kingaroy Warriors v Nanango at Allan Downie Sports Fields, Nanango

South Burnett Senior Competition – 12:30pm

  • Wondai v Murgon at Wondai Cricket Grounds
  • Wooroolin Colts v Cherbourg at Lyle Vidler Oval, Kingaroy
  • Kingaroy Services v Wooroolin Vikings at Taabinga State School
  • Nanango has the bye

Gympie A Grade T20 Competition

  • Wooroolin Warriors v Gympie Royals at Gympie
  • Murgon Crusaders v Harlequins at Gympie

Goodchild Shield Competition

  • The Round 2 game between South Burnett and Gympie will be played at Gympie on Sunday


Anderssons Fruit Market for quality fruits and vegetables


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