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 = http://www.realfooty.com.au/news/news/we-are-geelong-the-greatest-town-of-all/2008/04/03/1206851107557.html | 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 = http://www.geelongadvertiser.com.au/article/2008/04/01/12659_geelong_sports.html | 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 = http://www.news.com.au/heraldsun/story/0,21985,23494659-2882,00.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.

References

External links

* [http://geelong.cricketvictoria.com.au/ Official website]


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