09 November 2016 Geoffery Spotswood   | News | Sports  
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Homebush’s 1st X1 cricket captain, Lachlan Beattie has been in sensational form this season which was demonstrated by his 116 not out against Asquith BHS in their current grade match. Lachlan opens the bowling and bats at first drop is also playing grade cricket for Sydney where he is one of the leading wicket taker in Fourth Grade.

The 1st X1 have won the opening three Wednesday matches with wins against Epping, Normanhurst and Asquith. The team has great depth with Nivethan Radhakrishan, Nivethan Radhakrishan, Ryan Wu, Todd Dale, Shrihari Nair and Dylan Powell contributing strongly with the bat and bowling sprearheaded by Ryan Wu, Rahul Thileeprahul, Sree Sista, Omar Warisi, Nivethan Radhakrishan and Sanjit Selverajoo, Amaan Ansari.

Homebush recently played The King’s School at King’s in a Northern Districts Cup twenty/ twenty KO match. In a nail biting match, Homebush fell an agonisingly sevens runs short of victory after dominating for much of the match. King’s batted first and were dismissed for 99 and despite a good start, Homebush lost wickets regularly as the pressure mounted to be all out for 92. Our best were Lachlan Beattie 32 and 2/ 17 and Nivethan Radhakrishan 2/19.

Cricket is alive and well at Homebush with weekly Wednesday morning trainings for the 1st, 2nd and 15 years teams. Mr. Brett Wilson, (15 Years coach) assists in conducting these sessions with over thirty boys honing their skills each week.

Homebush Boys has a proud tradition in cricket with former students Greg Dwyer, Philip Hughes and Mitchell Starc representing the Australia teat team.

Homebush Boys High School First X1

  • Amaan Ansari
  • Lachlan Beattie
  • Todd Dale
  • Shrihari Nair
  • Dylan Powell
  • Aabilan Ratneswaran
  • Nivethan Radhakrishan
  • Nivethan Radhakrishan
  • Sanjit Selverajoo
  • Sree Sista
  • Rahul Thileeprahul
  • Omar Warisi
  • Ryan Wu