Thanks to everyone involved in the McGrath Foundation Pink Stumps Day today. A couple of wonderful games of cricket today with some really amazing athletes on show.


GAME 1 – HCC Chairman’s XI vs HFC Chairman’s XI

HFC Chairman’s XI batted first and managed to put 114 runs on the board in their 20 overs. HCC Chairman’s XI batted second and fell just short with 97 runs. HFC Chairman’s XI claim victory.
Some Individual Stats to Applaud:
Neagle 26
Leo 19
Turner 20
Leckie 4/6
Dick 2/6
Vaghela 29
Maysie 26
McCormack 2/6

GAME 2 – Will Thwaites XI vs Simon Thwaites XI

Will Thwaites XI batted first and managed to put on an impressive (and daunting) 146 in their 20 overs. Simon Thwaites XI batted second and looked in trouble early but a late captain’s knock had them fall just short on 132. Will Thwaites XI claim victory.
Some Individual Stats to Applaud:
Eckermann 41
Hamamn 24
W Thwaites 17
Mazzone 3/27
Simmo 32
Broadbent 22
Mazzone 19
Hosking 3/11
The REAL winner today was the comradery that was built between footballers and cricketers, past and present. It was really great to see some ‘old timers’ put on the pads and get amongst it. A MUST DO annual event!
A BIG thanks to all the Ladies who attended the Pink Stumps Ladies Day. Your ongoing contribution to the club and the McGrath Foundation is greatly appreciated. We hope you enjoyed your day.
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