Tag Archives: Essendon

Pies up early, get Bombed late Read more »

Pies up early, get Bombed late

The early games went our way, but the afternoon games were a disappointment as we finished up the T20 matches. The 1st XI had their only loss of the Twenty20 period, as a disastrous start curbed any real chance of victory. Within the first five…

Seconds "Bombed", but others take points Read more »

Seconds “Bombed”, but others take points

Three wins against Essendon helped Camberwell keep our lead in the Club Championship. The two lower XIs went to Windy Hill and claimed the points in lovely conditions, while the 1st XI managed to chase down a competitive Essendon total at home. The strangest game…

Four wins over Bombers Read more »

Four wins over Bombers

The Pies have notched up a Magpie Day against the Bombers, as three players reached triple figures and a partnership record fell. The highlight of the day was the 249 run stand between Ben Rowles and Jacob Murphy. Both scored hundreds, as the 2nd XI…

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…

Boroondara Review: Rising star Walker does it again Read more »

Boroondara Review: Rising star Walker does it again

Ewen McRae has a look at the Magpies’ weekend having defeated both Essendon and Prahran in consecutive days. You can read the article here.

Progress Leader: Walker swoops five wicket haul as Magpies top Bombers Read more »

Progress Leader: Walker swoops five wicket haul as Magpies top Bombers

The following article featured in the Progress Leader this week, and has not been put on the Leader website to this point. It can be accessed via the Progress Leader e-paper here. The article was written by regular correspondent Megan Hustwaite.  “CAMBERWELL Magpies built on…

Round 3: Awesome Foursome for Pies Read more »

Round 3: Awesome Foursome for Pies

This weekend’s double header got off to the best possible start for the Pies, with all four teams claiming wins. Highlights included Marcus Berryman scoring 139 in the 2nd XI, Will Walker claiming his first five wicket haul at the club, and Chris Thewlis’ blistering…

Bombers Away on Saturday Read more »

Bombers Away on Saturday

The 1st XI will be travelling away this Saturday to Windy Hill, one of the few remaining VFL venues in use in district cricket. They will be taking on an Essendon side with a quality bowling attack, let by regular Australian representative Clint McKay, as…

Premier Cricket Round-Up Read more »

Premier Cricket Round-Up

We’ve ticked over into July and pre-seasons are into swing all across Victoria. We dig up what we can find to fill you in on the going-ons in district cricket to this point. Melbourne University have signed former Pakistani First Class cricketer Fawad Ahmed, who…