Almanac Cricket – A view of Australia from fine leg: Match 4 – Rupertswood Cricket Club

“The Cricketer”
by Kate Birrell

 

Do you know why Rupertswood in Sunbury is the ‘Birthplace of the Ashes’?

 

Don’t worry if you don’t. Unfortunately, most cricket fans don’t know the fantastic story either.

 

I pulled on the creams for Match 4 of my ‘A view of Australia from fine leg’ adventure at this historic site on the weekend.

 

If you fancy a read about a day that had it all (TV Cameras, wickets, banter, bbqs and chats about mental health) please do so via the below link. Thanks again to the fabulous Almanac community for their ongoing support.

 

Match 4 – Rupertswood Cricket Club, Saturday 30 November 2019

 

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To read the previous installment of Craig’s cricketing journey, click here:

 

 

 

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About craig dodson

Born in the sporting mecca that is Wagga Wagga and now reside in Melbourne with my lovelly wife Sophie and son's Jack and Harry. Passionate Swans supporter and formally played cricket at a decent level and Aussie Rules at a not so decent level! Spend my days now perfecting my slice on the golf course and the owner of the worlds worst second serve on the tennis course.

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