20 February, 2024

Close match for Mareeba

CASSOWARY Coast cricket gained a win over Mareeba’s A Grade side on Saturday at Borzi Park, surpassing their score of 167 in the 39th over.

Close match for Mareeba - feature photo

After winning the toss, Cassowary Coast elected to bowl.

Mareeba captain Brendan Falvo stood out as the local team’s best batsman, making 56 runs, and Ben Jones was not far behind with 52 runs.

Brett Stallan also showcased his batting skills, making 23 not out.

In the second innings, Tim O’Sullivan was dubbed “Man of the Match”, bowling four for 22 off eight overs and also taking a catch.

Brendan Payne and Cian Cochran also chipped in with a wicket each, while Angus Campman pulled off “the catch of the season” with a one-handed effort.

Mareeba will take on Rovers this weekend at Griffith Park from 3pm for their second last game of the season.


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