Tag: Gisborne District Cricket Association

Gisborne’s premiership!

Consistently precise bowling well backed up in the field, followed by a match-winning opening partnership of 139 runs between Riley Vernon and Matty Barake, paved the way for Gisborne to become decisive McIntyre Cup premiers at the weekend.

An epic battle in 2nds Grand Final

The McIntyre 2nds grand final turned into an epic battle between keen rivals Romsey and Sunbury United, with most batters finding runs hard to accumulate against tight bowling.

Romsey v Gisborne in final

Another century to skipper Jarrod Vernon and inspired new ball bowling that shattered Sunbury United top order, paved the way for Gisborne to reach the McIntyre Cup 1sts grand final.

Romsey on top: Milne 202 n.o., Way 141

An incredible Saturday afternoon of McIntyre 1sts cricket saw reigning premier Romsey score a massive 5/462 to leapfrog Gisborne into top spot going into the knockout semi-finals.

Local cricket star bound for India

Gisborne cricket star Riley Vernon is the first batter to top 1000 runs in a Gisborne District Cricket Association season.

Game called off following incident between two players

The tribunal will be asked to decide if the match result is to be awarded to either team, or if the match should be declared null and void.

Finals places still not set

One Saturday of McIntyre 1sts cricket remains before the knockout semi-finals

Dragons back on top

With one round to play, Gisborne secured enough bonus points on Saturday to narrowly edge back in front of Romsey in the...

Kangas set big run chase

The in-form Vernon brothers piled on the runs again at Gardiner Reserve on Saturday, with Gisborne setting fourth-placed Sunbury Kangaroos a formidable target of 343 for an upset victory.

Rescue mission! Centuries save Woodend

Woodend’s hopes of making the McIntyre Cup finals hung by a thread after the loss of four quick wickets on Saturday.

Easy for top sides

Gisborne, with skipper Jarryd Vernon scoring a second successive century, and Romsey still remain unbeaten in McIntyre 1sts cricket with the countdown on to semi-finals time.

Run outs at right time

Run outs at the right time helped unbeaten McIntyre Cup 1sts leader Gisborne hold off a strong challenge from Rupertswood on Saturday.