Who doesn’t love Cricket, and specially when you get to learn the tactics of the game from eminent Players like Peter Siddle (Renegades BBL Player) and Luke Hodge (AFL Hawthorn Player).
This play session was organized in association with Renegades BBL Team and the NGO Ladder, who assists young talents to be recognized in their respective field of sports be it AFL or Cricket. Every AFL player is associated with the NGO Ladder and they donate certain amount to Ladder each game of AFL they play.
Etihad stadium saw a whooping number of kids aged 4 years above dropping down in their cricket jersey to enjoy their cricket play date with the players. This was the first of its kind of workshop organized by the BBL team and while talking to the Big Bash League team, they expressed they wish to continue these workshops for all age groups in future.
The players gave their insights about the game and also had an one to one chats with the Volunteers from Ladder, fine tuning their bowling and batting skills.
The volunteers from Ladder were present who were helping the kids practice, this followed by the clinic by Peter Siddle and Luke Hodge.The session ended by a movie on the Hallowed Turf for all the kids.
All in one this 3 hour play session was fun filled and energizing one, as all the cricket fans look up to this Saturday’s game of BBL06 at the Etihad where Melbourne Star takes on the Renegades! Grab your tickets here