Daryl Gove 500 Games!!!


Click here for the Grades’ Gazette Tribute to Daryl Gove. This coming Saturday, our first game, it is anticipated that Daryl Gove will be playing his 500th game of cricket.  Selflessly, Daryl has requested that selections be as normal, therefore we wait for the Captains to choose where he plays on Saturday, if at all!  LOL. 

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Pre Season Training


Pre season training will be held at Hawthorn Indoor Cricket Centre, 13 Mayston Street, Hawthorn East on the following dates: Sunday August 19th, 10 – 11am Sunday August 26th, 10 – 11am Sunday September 2nd, 10 – 11am Sunday September 9th, 10 – 11am We will have two nets with access to a bowling machine

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Round 20 Summary


FIRST XI DEAFEATED NORTH ALPHINGTON CC Having finals secured and Gazza’s 250th, Wilbur’s big focus was to have a real good bat before finals.  Naturally, he lost the toss and we were sent into bowl.  This seemed like a blessing in disguise having North Alphington 4-20 with Grades and Stiffler opening.  North Alphington’s captain decided

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Round 19 and Woody’s Function Summary


FIRST XI DEFEATED BY EAST DONCASTER CC In a game that was going to be a good one to win going into the finals we started with another drizzly day at East Doncaster. Will won the toss and sent them in so we could stay in control if rain developed later. A much more upbeat

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Round 14 Summary


FIRST XI defeated Ashburton Willows Wilbur finally won a coin toss and elected to bat.  It was testing conditions with top side Willows very good opening attack and was slow going.  Speedy was looking good after seeing out the new ball  and tried to accelerate the run rate.  This brought Kavan to the crease who unfortunately

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