10 February, 2021
South Mackay Cricket Club enjoy back-to-back wins
For the first time since about 2016, The South Sharks Cricket Club First Grade has had back-to-back wins in the Poole Cup.
Souths Sharks had a solid win against Pioneer Valley on Saturday, January 30.
A century from skipper, Shaun Austin, 114 off 92, was a highlight, along with a 128 run partnership for the fourth wicket with Dion Krisanki-Kennedy, 50, followed by 41 not out from Tom Bugeja.
Souths amassing 6/255 from their 40 overs and dismissed Pioneer Valley for 155 in the 39thover.
Ed Cullen’s successful day included one wicket, a catch with two-run outs, while Gurjot Singh also picked up two wickets and a runout.
The bowlers did well with the wickets being shared around.