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Sydney Thunder visit Canberra kids

Players from the Sydney Thunder Big Bash League team paid a virtual visit to Canberra mini cricketers at schools and clubs on Tuesday.

At a glance: T20 World Cup postponed

The ICC Men’s T20 World Cup has been postponed until 2022.

Hundreds of local cricketers to benefit from new competition

A new local cricket competition will see 264 Canberra cricketers competing against high level competitors and expand the ACT’s current cricket program.

Manuka Oval BBL matches released

Manuka Oval will play host to two Sydney Thunder KFC Big Bash League (BBL) matches in the 2020-21 season, bringing the Melbourne Stars and Brisbane Heat to the Nation’s Capital.

Positive outlook for cricket in the ACT

The outlook for cricket in the ACT this season is positive, despite a number of changes required as a result of Cricket Australia’s amended plans.

Sport in Canberra: At a glance

As sports across all levels and codes slowly return to activity, here are some of the latest developments.

Cricket ACT optimistic about post-pandemic season

Cricket ACT is optimistic about cricket post-COVID-19 with discussions currently taking place with the ACT Government and winter sports bodies to produce a plan that would ideally allow all local sports to...

Nicola Carey: My favourite things

Nicola Carey is part of Australia’s 15-player squad for the ICC T20 World Cup which is being held in Australia from 21 February to 8 March, and includes five games at Manuka...

Poor air quality forces cancellations

A number of sporting events recently scheduled for the ACT have been forced to postpone, cancel or relocate due to the poor air quality across the region from bushfire smoke. Last month, umpires at the...

Canberra’s summer of cricket to go off with a bang

As soon as the footy season comes to a close, spring sets in, the lawns are mown and keen cricketers pour out of the woodwork to their local nets and ovals for...