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    Women's Cricket

    MCC members who either wish to play or know others who are potential players at club level are encouraged to contact Marcella Torre on 0419 272 675.

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    'COME AND TRY' DAY - SEPTEMBER 21, 2014

    MCC women's cricket action at the Albert GroundThe Melbourne Cricket Club is holding a ‘come and try’ day for females of all ages on Sunday September 21 from 10.00am at the Albert Cricket Ground in St Kilda Road, Melbourne.

    Representatives from the MCC Premier women’s teams and accredited MCC coaches will co-ordinate the two-hour session, designed to introduce women of all ages to the game in a fun and friendly manner.

    Some who attend may wish to take up playing club cricket on a regular basis, others might just enjoy a day of ‘giving it a try’.

    Entry is free and you do not need to be an MCC member to participate.

    Those interested in attending are asked to register by emailing clubservices@mcc.org.au, where we will also respond to any queries that you might have.