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Drew Swansong ends on a high Read more »

Drew Swansong ends on a high

Two outright victories and a Magpie Round was a very nice way for the club to finish the season against Casey South Melbourne. The club has finished seventh in the Club Championship, with three teams playing finals next week. At the 4th XI, maximum points…


Pies endure the Heat against Frankston Read more »

Pies endure the Heat against Frankston

The Camberwell Magpies were the only team to surpass 300 in the round of 1st XI two day matches, while the 3rd & 4th XIs have given themselves a chance against Frankston Peninsula after the first day of Round 14. At Watson Park, the boys…


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…


Schooled by Uni in Round 1 Read more »

Schooled by Uni in Round 1

It was only the 4th XI who managed to claim a win in the first round of the 2017/18 season, led by Tom Donaldson in his first game as 4th XI captain. Batting first at Watson Park, on a wicket that required some hard work…


Season Wrap - 1st XI Read more »

Season Wrap – 1st XI

The 1st XI had their best season in a long time, but unfortunately fell short of what was hoped. At the end of the regular season we were top of the ladder by nine points, and had a noted improvement in our Two Day cricket in comparison…


Battling hard on first day of finals Read more »

Battling hard on first day of finals

Eighteen wickets fell evenly across the two finals in which the Magpies competed in today – nine at each game. The 2nd XI will require an excellent batting effort to get through to next week, while the 1st XI have over three hundred on the…


More Hills to climb against Dogs Read more »

More Hills to climb against Dogs

The big story was obviously at Camberwell Sports Ground, where Simon Hill’s heroics put the 1st XI in a position to pull a win out of the bag – but the other teams also played on the weekend! The 4th XI had the best day…


Heat is on against Frankston Read more »

Heat is on against Frankston

It’s going to be a big morning at Camberwell Sports Ground on Saturday, as the 1st XI game hangs in the balance with the Pies needing a further twenty two runs to win with two wickets in hand. Frankston won the toss and batted first, managing…


Dee-nied a perfect day Read more »

Dee-nied a perfect day

The 1st XI couldn’t quite get over the line, but the other three teams all had victories, with some big individual scores the highlight of the day. Simon Hill and Tom Russ helped set up Camberwell with a fifty run partnership, but after the loss of…


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…


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