2015 Guns vs Hoses T20 Challenge supported by Townsville Cricket

Come along to watch and support our emergency service personnel  play each other to see who are the T20 Challenge Champions for 2015, and also raise funds for local charities such as the Townsville Hospital Dementia Ward.
This year sees the ladies from the Police Service take on the Ambulance Service ladies for the first time as a prelude to the men’s game.. Will the Hoses take revenge for last years narrow loss to the Guns. Coma along and enjoy the fun and see who will walk away this year with the Legacy Shield.
T-20 Challenge

Where: Lamont Oval (Riverway Complex Townsville)

Qld Police Service Ladies Vs Qld Ambulance Service Ladies

Time: 5.00pm Friday 27th March 2015

Qld Police Service Gents  Vs  Qld Fire and Emergency Service Gents

Time: 7.30pm Friday 27th March 2015

Playing for the Townsville District Police Legacy Shield

There will be a carnival atmosphere with Food stalls, BBQ and drinks on sale, jumping castles and much more.

Final Day of U15 State Championships see’s title race still open

Going into the final round of matches in the U15 State Championships sees 2 sides having yet to drop a match, winning all 4 games. Ladder leaders Darling Downs SWQ remain at the top just following a close fought match with NQ, with the game coming down to the last ball.

Wide Bay remain in second following a solid win over Central Qld with Jared Sippel and Samuel Thompson both scoring centuries.  Gold Coast move to 3rd following a thrilling 1 run win over the previously un-beaten Brisbane North with both BEARS and Brisbane North rounding out the top 5.

the final day tomorrow sees our leaders Darling Downs taking on Mackay Whitsunday at the Uni oval and Wide Bay taking on local North Qld at Endeavour Park who will be looking to make amends for their narrow 1 run loss. Third place Gold Coast have a challenging game against the improving BEARS who dropped their first game and have got stronger each game. This game will be played at Fred Jacobsen Oval – Wanderers CC home ground.

Ladder after day 4 – link http://mycricket.cricket.com.au/common/pages/public/rv/ladder.aspx?entityid=15249&id=LAD&mode=0

Leading Wicket takers – Fraser Haynes- BEARS with 13 wickets, Sam Romagnolo- CQ 11 wickets, Rollan Brook –  Wide Bay 10 wickets

Leading Runscorers – Nathan Carrol – DDSWQ 340 runs ( 2 centuries ) Brad Meek – NQ 234 runs ( 1 century) and Jarred Sippel- Wide Bay 219 runs ( 1 century)


U15 State Championships – Day 3 Ladder

After 3 days of good cricket we have seen hundreds scored with DDSWQ Nathan Carroll having scored 2 hundreds  and leading runscorer and North Qld Brad Meeks with the other century from day 1.  In the bowling Fraser Haynes from the BEARS is the leading wicket taker having taken 11 wickets in 3 games with 5 players taking 5 wickets in an innings.

After 3 rounds we see Darling Downs South West Qld, Brisbane North and Wide Bay at the top of the table having won all 3 games and Gold Coast sitting just behind following drawing their match against Mackay Whitsunday.

Day 4 is shaping as moving day with many games having the opportunity of a bearing on the outcome of the championships. A couple of key games sees some strong matches involving the top sides -Brisbane North against Gold Coast at Tony Ireland Stadium, and Darling Downs take on NQ at Endeavour Park 2 and the BEARS take on Mackay Whitsunday at Endeavour Park 1.