Cricket

Blackbutt Takes Axe To Nanango

Blackbutt Takes Axe To Nanango

A magnificent century by Blackbutt’s Mitchell Olzard blew away any chances Nanango might have had of taking home the South Burnett’s B Grade cricket trophy on Saturday.

Cricketers Go West For A Cause

Cricketers Go West For A Cause

A bunch of South Burnett cricketers packed their bags and headed west from Kingaroy on Friday morning for an end-of-season tour with a difference.

Rain Delays Grand Final

Rain Delays Grand Final

The South Burnett B Grade cricket grand final will now be played next Saturday (April 6) following the washout at the weekend.

Grand Final To Be A Local Derby

Grand Final To Be A Local Derby

Blackbutt will host Nanango in the Grand Final of the South Burnett B Grade cricket competition on Saturday after the Scorpions despatched Kumbia in the Preliminary Final last weekend

Blackbutt Finishes On Top

Blackbutt Finishes On Top

The South Burnett B Grade cricket competition has hit the sharp end of the season with a Semi-Final and Elimination Final scheduled to be played this weekend.

Young Cricketers Net $34,500

Young Cricketers Net $34,500

Opposition Leader and Member for Nanango Deb Frecklington has congratulated the Kingaroy Junior Cricket Club on receiving $34,500 for new cricket nets.

Murgon Locks In Grand Final Spot

Murgon Locks In Grand Final Spot

Murgon Crusaders are through to the Grand Final in the A Grade Gympie Cricket competition after downing Gympie Colts in the semi-final played at Murgon Sportsground last Saturday

Sippel Picked For U19s NZ Tour

Sippel Picked For U19s NZ Tour

Murgon cricketer Courtney Sippel has topped off a big few weeks by being named in the Australian Under 19 women’s team which will tour New Zealand in March.

Future Champs Earn Grants

Future Champs Earn Grants

Federal Member for Wide Bay Llew O’Brien has announced the latest round of successful applicants from the Federal Government’s popular Local Sporting Champions program.

Cricketers Beat The Heat

Cricketers Beat The Heat

The South Burnett’s two A Grade cricket teams – playing at home in scorching conditions – both notched up wins in the Gympie cricket competition last weekend.

Devils Notch Up First Victory

Devils Notch Up First Victory

Both South Burnett A Grade cricket teams chalked up wins at home at the weekend but rain brought some of the B Grade matches to an early close.

Sippel Selected For Brisbane Heat

Sippel Selected For Brisbane Heat

Murgon cricketer Courtney Sippel’s career has taken off with her selection this week in the Brisbane Heat squad for the upcoming Women’s Big Bash League competition.

Murgon Holds Down Top Spots

Murgon Holds Down Top Spots

Murgon remains in top spot on both the A Grade Gympie and South Burnett B Grade competition ladders after notching up more wins last weekend.

Cherbourg Celebrates Historic Hat-Tricks

Cherbourg Celebrates Historic Hat-Tricks

The first hat-trick in Cherbourg Cricket Club’s history – quickly followed by another – were the highlights of a full round of cricket matches played in the South Burnett last weekend.