Tag Archives: Prahran

Vale - George Murray & Graeme Monaghan Read more »

Vale – George Murray & Graeme Monaghan

The following has been provided by Camberwell Cricket Club past player, aficionado and historian Ron Redding. We thank him for his contributions. George Murray. George Murray played 85 games for Camberwell Cricket Club between (1941-47). He and Colin McDonald were recruited as young lads from…


Two wins against True Blues Read more »

Two wins against True Blues

In two contrasting matches, the 2nd & 4th XI managed wins against Prahran on the weekend. The 1st & 3rd XI saw some very good individual performances, but not the consistency required for victory. At Camberwell Sports Ground the 1st XI batted first on a…


True blue effort not enough for Club Championship Read more »

True blue effort not enough for Club Championship

Camberwell Magpies fell short of the points required to win the Club Championship, but still won three out of four games against Prahran. We finished second behind Monash Tigers in the Club Championship, with all teams finishing fifth or above on the ladder. The 4th…


Morgan personifies class with double-ton Read more »

Morgan personifies class with double-ton

Having had all sides lose the toss and be asked to bat, the highlight of the weekend was Morgan Persson-Clark, who established a new record for the Camberwell Magpies Cricket Club. He made 254* in his 100th game for the club, as all teams have…


Magpies have colours lowered in Kilmore hitout Read more »

Magpies have colours lowered in Kilmore hitout

In spectacular conditions at Kilmore, Camberwell were outpointed by Prahran Cricket Club. The weekend began with the majority of the club running through some scenarios and game sense work, and Saturday was finished with an intra-club competition between three different XIs. Sunday’s match saw Prahran…


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 4: Halving Sunday with Prahran Read more »

Round 4: Halving Sunday with Prahran

Up against a strong Prahran outfit, who finished fifth in the 2011/12 Club Championship, the Magpies won two games this Sunday, to bring their total wins for the weekend to six from a possible eight. At Como Park, only two players – captain Simon Draycott…