Geelong Cricket Club

Geelong Cricket Club

Geelong Cricket Club is a Australian cricket club located in the Victorian city of Geelong. The club is part of the Victorian Premier Cricket, the highest level of cricket in Victoria. Their home ground is Geelong Cricket Ground, Kardinia Park, just to the north of Skilled Stadium the home of the Geelong Football Club.

The club was part of a joint venture with North Melbourne Cricket Club from 1985 to 1988 that was seen as assisting their bid for promotion from the sub districts to Victorian Premier Cricket, finally successful in 1993–94.cite news | first = Peter | last = Hanlon | title = We are Geelong, the greatest town of all | url = | publisher = The Age | date = 2008-04-04 | accessdate = 2008-04-20] The club is yet to win a premiership; their best effort was runner-up to Ringwood Cricket Club in 2007–08.cite news | first = Bradley | last = Green | title = Wicketkeeper Andre Borovec a vital cog in 'team' Geelong | url = | publisher = Geelong Advertiser | date = 2008-04-01
accessdate = 2008-04-20
] cite news | first = Sam| last = Edmund| title = Rams' first flag a win to savour| url =,21985,23494659-2882,00.html| publisher = Herald-Sun| date = 2008-04-07| accessdate = 2008-04-20]

Players from the club who have represented the Victorian Bushrangers include Clinton Peake, Liam Buchanan and Aaron Finch.


External links

* [ Official website]

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Geelong Football Club — Infobox club sportif Geelong Football Club Généralités Nom complet Geelong Football Club Surno …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Geelong Football Club — Infobox australian football club clubname = Geelong Football Club fullname = Geelong Football Club nicknames = The Cats | Major Sponsor = Ford Motor Company since season = 2008 position = Runner Up topgoalkicker = Steve Johnson bestandfairest =… …   Wikipedia

  • Melbourne Cricket Club — For the club in Jamaica, see Melbourne Cricket Club (Jamaica). The Melbourne Cricket Club (MCC) is a sporting club based in Melbourne, Australia. It was founded in 1838 and is regarded as the oldest sporting club in Australia.[1] The MCC is… …   Wikipedia

  • Ringwood Cricket Club — The Ringwood Cricket Club is a cricket club based in Ringwood, in the outer eastern suburbs of Melbourne. It fields 4 sides in Victorian Premier Cricket as well as a fifth side in the Eastern Cricket Association and several junior sides in the… …   Wikipedia

  • Dandenong Cricket Club — The Dandenong Cricket Club is an Australian cricket club based in Dandenong, Victoria, an outer city suburb of Melbourne, Victoria. They play in Victorian Premier Cricket, the highest competition in the state. History In 1989, Hawthorn/East… …   Wikipedia

  • Camberwell Magpies Cricket Club — is an Australian cricket team competing in the Victorian Premier Cricket competition. The club formed in 1996 from an amalgamation of Collingwood Cricket Club, a foundation member of Victorian Premier Cricket in 1905, and Camberwell Cricket Club …   Wikipedia

  • Geelong — Market Square Shopping Centre Geelong , Moorabool Street, Geelong Administration …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Geelong — This article is about the Victorian city; the name may also refer to City of Geelong or Geelong city centre. Geelong Victoria …   Wikipedia

  • Hawthorn Football Club — Hawthorn Names Full name Hawthorn Football Club Ltd[1] Nickname(s) Hawks Mo …   Wikipedia

  • North Melbourne Football Club — North Melbourne Names Full name North Melbourne Football Club Ltd[1] Nickname(s) Kangaroos, Shinboners …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”