- Cameron Borgas
Cameron James Borgas (born
1 September, 1983in Melrose Park, South Australia) is an Australian cricketer who plays for the Southern Redbacks. He is a right handed middle order batsman and has previously represented Australia at under 19 level. He also plays A grade cricket for Sturt District Cricket Club.
He was just 17 years old when first contracted by the Redbacks. He played a couple of games in 2000-01 but it was in 2005-06 that he showed his talent with maiden century of 140 against Tasmania. That was followed with an innings of 149 against New South Wales at Adelaide Oval. Borgas also played a part in their one-day campaign in which they narrowly lost the final.
On October 15, 2006, he was the hero in the last over as they beat NSW in a one day game. With 18 required off the final over, he hit 3 sixes as they won with 2 balls remaining. He finished unbeaten on 31 off 9. [http://content-aus.cricinfo.com/australia/engine/match/251631.html?innings=2;view=commentary] In October 2007, he scored three consecutive Ducks (0 runs) and was dropped from the Redback's side in a struggling team. [http://www.foxsports.com.au/story/0,8659,22642626-23212,00.html]
* [http://content-aus.cricinfo.com/ci/content/player/4427.html Cricinfo article on Cameron Borgas]
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