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Archive for October, 2013

Support Grill’d Elsternwick & Use Their Function Room!

Support Grill’d Elsternwick & Use Their Function Room!

October 31, 2013 No Comments

We would like to thank Brent Howard from Grill’d Elsternwick and Grill’d Carnegie for again supporting the Elwood Cricket Club. Grill’d is again excited to be supporting the Elwood juniors this season and has provided the club with weekly prizes in the form of free burgers for best on ground performances. If you are a junior […]

Round Three: no place for schadenfreude as the Twos the only victors

Round Three: no place for schadenfreude as the Twos the only victors

October 28, 2013 No Comments

As the club celebrated our annual Oktoberfest festivities on Saturday night, there was little enjoyment from the misery of many of our team mates as the, until Saturday, win-less Second XI were the only side to bring home the points to Wattie Watson Oval in Round 3. The First XI will rue the lost opportunity […]

Round Three: The Teams

Round Three: The Teams

October 17, 2013 No Comments

It was a tough week at the selection panel as the Sixths have a bye this week, but the teams are looking very strong as we strive to get six wins and then celebrate at Octoberfest next Saturday night. The club also welcomes Anders Bulow, who arrived from Denmark on Sunday and will spend the […]

Round Two: Firsts remain unbeaten as Howard make 98 no, Thirds and Sixths win…

Round Two: Firsts remain unbeaten as Howard make 98 no, Thirds and Sixths win…

October 14, 2013 No Comments

Round Two saw the cricket club again post three wins out of six games with the Ones and Sixths remaining undefeated and atop of their respective ladders while the Thirds notched up their first win of the season in a thriller. Unfortunately the Twos, Fours and Fifths didn’t get the wins, however, there is plenty […]

Round Two: The Teams

Round Two: The Teams

October 11, 2013 No Comments

After a mixed bag last week we head into Round Two with stronger line ups across the board. The First XI welcome back reigning (and dual) club champion Rob De Haan, as our First’s captain and club coach Bobby Chawla looks to unleash a 1970s-style Indian bowling line up with three premier spinners (De Haan, […]

Oktoberfest @ Elwood: October 26! Prost!

Oktoberfest @ Elwood: October 26! Prost!

October 7, 2013 No Comments

After the success of last year’s Oktoberfest we will again be holding a night of beer hall madness at the conclusion of round 3. This is a fancy dress event with prizes for best dressed male & female up for grabs. Authentic German dinner will be served & a variety of German beers will be […]

Round One: Mixed bag as Firsts, Fourths and Sixths salute

Round One: Mixed bag as Firsts, Fourths and Sixths salute

October 7, 2013 No Comments

Round One saw a mixed bad for Elwood as three teams brought home the chocolates and the other three suffered losses. In an impressive performance, the First XI beat last year’s grand finalists Carnegie South on their turf (a team whom beat us twice last year). The Fourths, under the watchful eye of stand-in skipper […]

Round One: The Teams

Round One: The Teams

October 4, 2013 No Comments

So as we embark on yet another wonderful season of cricket, thank you to all of our players who came to the club last night to attend the season launch and the first selection night. Round One sees the debut for Elwood for a score of players. So congratulations to all the players! And welcome […]

Saturday night @ the club: Flags $ Premiership Team Photos unveiled

Saturday night @ the club: Flags $ Premiership Team Photos unveiled

October 2, 2013 No Comments

At the end of Saturday’s one-day game we will be having our flag unveiling night where the premiership winning teams shields & flags will be presented. BBQ & salads will be available for $5 per plate. Drinks will be available at bar prices.

Selection Night This Thursday (and we’ll be handing out new merchandise)

Selection Night This Thursday (and we’ll be handing out new merchandise)

October 2, 2013 No Comments

Tomorrow we will be holding a shirt presentation evening after our team selections. We will be putting on dinner for everyone. Our world famous “Bhoondi Burgers” & salad will be available at $5 per plate. (Don’t worry, no Bhoondi’s were hurt in the manufacture of these burgers). Drinks will be available at bar prices.