Calder Cannons push Northern Knights

Calder Cannons pushed the Northern Knights in their grand final rematch in the NAB League Girls competition on Saturday. The match was different to the last time the two teams met, with this clash up for grabs until the dying minutes. The Knights were again victorious, winning 8.5 (53)-7.5 (47). New Cannons coach Matt O’Connor […]

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Rupertswood moves into top four

Rupertswood has moved into the Gisborne and District Cricket Association Johnstone Shield top four heading into the final round. With six teams still fighting for finals spots, a win on Saturday against Wallan was vital for Rupertswood and its finals hopes. Rupo captain-coach Andrew Pizaro said: “Every game is a final at the moment. “I […]

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Craigieburn in a good spot

Craigieburn is aiming to win at least one final in the Victorian Turf Cricket Association division 1 north Tony Issacs Shield competition. Having already secured a finals spot in this grade for the first time, the Eagles take plenty of confidence into the finals series. Where they finish in that top four will be decided […]

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Epping loses a thriller and suffer second straight loss

Epping let slip a chance to return to the winners list in the Diamond Valley Cricket Association’s Barclay Shield. Having already secured a finals spot, the final few rounds for the Pingers is an opportunity to fine-tune a few things heading into finals. After dropping a rain interrupted game the round before, the Pingers lost […]

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‘Fortunate’ passenger shares Wallan train derailment experience

By Mitchell Clarke A passenger onboard the Sydney to Melbourne XPT train that derailed at Wallan last night said he was “fortunate” not to have been hurt in the incident. Star Weekly employee Richard Sherman and his wife, Bev were returning from a week-long holiday in Sydney when the train derailed. “We were going reasonably […]

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Hume City wins in style

Hume City kicked off the National Premier League season in winning style with a solid win over Altona Magic on Saturday night. It was an interesting night for both sides, with three players receiving red cards, in a match that was controlled by Hume. Stevie Hewitt was on the end of some good work in […]

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