The NPT20 is being held in Adelaide next week, from Mon 4 Mar to Wed 6 Mar. The squad we are taking is Chris Williams (capt), Nick Amos, Aiden Bariol, Jarryd Biviano, Jamie Brown, Jayden Brown, Tom Doyle, Daniel Fallins, Tom Pinson, Daniel Rixon, Peter Saroukos, Austin Waugh, Jake Wilson, Steve Smith (coach), Nicole Bramah (scorer). Ben Dwarshuis and Steve Smith are unavailable to play due to injury, while Shane Watson is playing in the Pakistan Super League in the UAE.
The program is as follows:
Mon 4 Mar — Opening function including live draw for first two matches – commencing 7.30pm (Syd time)
Tue 5 Mar — Round 1 – 10.30am (Syd time) & Round 2 – 3.30pm (Syd time)
Wed 6 Mar — Semi-finals & position playoffs – 10.30am (Syd time) & Final – 3.30pm (Syd time)
Matches are being played at the Karen Rolton Oval complex (4 grounds) and Adelaide Oval No.2. The final will be played on Karen Rolton Oval (the ground used for the Aust vs NZ women’s international last Sunday).
There will be live streaming on cricket.com.au and CA Live App of the opening function and all matches played on Karen Rolton Oval. Keep your fingers crossed that we get drawn to play one of our matches on Tuesday on KRO!
Daily match reports will be available via www.nationalchamps.com.au and there will be regular videos and tournament updates available on Cricket Australia’s social media channels. Join the conversation by using the hashtag #NPT20Champs. Social media channels are:
Twitter – @CAPathway
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