Second instalment of awards presentation

Welcome to the second instalment of our Awards presentation. This is where we start the build up to the Victor Trumper Player of the Year award. This report will list the point scores for the first 5 rounds while Ed Howitt will present the best performances. Ed will also advise the nominations for the following…

Welcome to the GDCC Awards Presentation

Welcome to the GDCC awards presentation for the 2019-2020 season. As we are all aware we are unable to do this award presentation live at a venue, so we are doing the next best thing. We are going virtual. In this first section we will start with an announcement by Ed Howitt summarising the awards.…

Announcing the GDCC virtual awards presentation

Over a period of 10 days starting on May 8, we will be presenting the awards for the 2019-20 season. This year due to the extraordinary circumstances we find ourselves we will be running the awards virtually. This is how it will work. Ed Howitt will announce nominations for each trophy via a zoom recording…

Graeme Watson Dies in Bowral

Graeme Watson has died in Bowral on 24th April. He had retired to Bowral a few years ago but continued to provide advice in writing and in detail to the Highlands District Cricket Association. A tribute will be written by Rodney Cavalier in the coming days. Graeme played for Gordon over three seasons from 1976…

Private Cedric Pike – Lest we forget

Cedric Pike in 1941 We have found our 10th GDCC player to die in the Second World War and he was right in front of our eyes. The Gordon District Cricket Club honour board for those who served and died in World War 2 includes the names of the 9 players who made the ultimate…

Gordon wins Spirit of Cricket Award

All Gordon Players and Supporters, The Club is proud to announce that we have won the Spirit of Cricket Award for NSW Premier Cricket for the 2019-20 Cricket Season. The NSW Premier Cricket website explains: “Cricket is a game that owes much of its unique appeal to the fact that it should be played not…

A Top Round Against Our Northern Neighbours

Gordon completed four wins in their five games against Northern District – a top effort – with a number of excellent team and individual performances. Charlie Stobo and Lachlan Barnsley excelled in First Grade, Rahul Krishna and the bowlers were great in Thirds, Conor Clift stole the show in Fourths, while Nick Russo and Felix…

What a good day to buy some raffle tickets

Each season the Gordon District Cricket Club participate in the Toyota Good for Cricket Raffle. This is a great initiative through Cricket Australia where all of the proceeds for tickets purchased on the GDCC Toyota page goes to Gordon Cricket. There are 12 prizes in all with the first three being Toyota cars. A Toyota…