Tag Archives: Dandenong

4ths celebrate Christmas with a win Read more »

4ths celebrate Christmas with a win

With the 2nd XI finishing their game last Saturday, it was only the 4th XI who managed to gain any points. The 1st XI fended off the outright attempt by Dandenong, while the 3rd XI fell two wickets short of a win. At Dandenong, the…


Verve drags 2nds over the line Read more »

Verve drags 2nds over the line

A vintage Mark Dwyer performance has seen the 2nd XI claim a wonderful victory over Dandenong. It was a battle of fourth vs fifth on the table, and a huge result for the boys after a disappointing loss to St Kilda the previous week. On…


Paddy whacks Panther attack Read more »

Paddy whacks Panther attack

Saturday’s action saw a terrible day for the 1st XI, but the other three teams have put up defendable scores having batted first against Dandenong. The 1st XI had a torrid time at Shepley Oval. Former England international Darren Pattinson came on at first change,…


Chasing fail as away teams prevail Read more »

Chasing fail as away teams prevail

The 1st and 3rd XI made their way over to Dandenong and collected the points on Saturday, but things weren’t as good for the home teams, as they both failed to chase down their opponents’ targets. Due to Watson Park having its drainage attended to,…


Early Christmas present - Magpie Day! Read more »

Early Christmas present – Magpie Day!

All four teams chased down their targets set by Dandenong, to put the club into third position in the Club Championship at Christmas. The clear highlight was the 4th XI victory, who recovered from 6/122 to chase down 330. At Camberwell Sports Ground, where we…


Big effort needed for Dandy weekend Read more »

Big effort needed for Dandy weekend

The Pies have a huge weekend coming up, with some intriguing cricket ahead this Saturday. Harrison Goad was the star of the weekend, taking a six wicket haul at Watson Park, putting the 3rd XI into a strong position as all teams bowled first. At…


Around the District Traps Read more »

Around the District Traps

As players look at their runners, pull their kits out and start smelling the 2013/14 pre-season, we’ll take a look at the various movements in Premier Cricket for the upcoming season. Casey-South Melbourne has lost its lynchpin of the last few years, Clive Rose, who…


Round 14: Pearson gets the Pies up in a thriller Read more »

Round 14: Pearson gets the Pies up in a thriller

By Ben Rowles IT was a case of three out of four ain’t bad for the Camberwell Magpies in their Round 14 fixture against Dandenong on Saturday. The First XI were in desperate need of a win to keep in touch with the finals race…


In coloured clothes against the Panthers Read more »

In coloured clothes against the Panthers

The last round of the year takes the Magpies back into coloured clothing before the christmas break. For the first XI this game shapes to be a critical one, needing to win to keep its finals chances alive against a Dandenong side sitting just outside…