Over 70's Cricket
2019 sees the first New Zealand Over 70's Team selected to play in the Australian Over 70's Tournament in Albury/Wadonga in November.
The NZ Over 70's squad selected to go to Australia in November to play in the Over 70s Australian State Championship being held in Albury/Wodonga from Tuesday 19 to Monday 25 November 2019 is made up of:
John Steer and Ian Williamson (Ak);
John Renshaw* (ND);
Ron Gibbard, Barry Blommaart, John Palmer, Julian Manning (CD);
Grant Baker, Dave O’Leary, John Dean, Murray Riley, Paul Gini (Wgtn);
Gordon Fulton, Tony Penny* (Cant);
Bevan Guthrie and John Cushen* (O). (* = 69).
VCNZ will be applying for grants and looking for sponsors to cover some of the uniform costs.
It is anticipated there will be new Over 70’s playing uniform and dress shirts for all participants; as well as blazers and caps.
The initial programme looks like: