July-Sept: Unofficial England O50s league
6 Sept: Wales vs UK Indians
13 Sept: England vs Wales (O50I)
July/August: Queensland Over-50s
(Gill Chapman Shield)
Oct.-Dec: NZ provincial matches
6-11 Jan, 2021: NZ Inter-Provincial Tournament, Auckland
Feb/March, 2021: NZ National Tournament, Wellington.
2-5 April, 2021: NAMZIMSA Tri-Series (South Africa, Zimbabwe, Namibia). Windhoek, Namibia.
March 2022: Over-50s World Cup, Cape Town (TBC)
Top Wicket-Takers, Over-50s Cricket World Cup
Here are the best moments from the top 5 wicket-takers at the recent Over-50s Cricket World Cup, held in Cape Town in March of 2020. Legendary cricket commentator Neil Manthorp counts down from #5 to #1. The highlights are provided courtesy of PitchVision, which is a fantastic way to live-stream and live-score cricket (and other sports). The home of Over-50s cricket is www.over50scricket.com, where you can find full coverage of both Over-50s World Cups, stats, videos, links, news, upcoming events, etc.
The final over
The match came down to NZ needing 17 off the final over, bowled by Tim Sargent, with the last pair at the crease. Lincoln Doull and Martin Pennefather hit 2, 1, 4, and 1 off the first four balls, leaving 8 needed to tie. Pennefather then hit a boundary straight down the ground, was caught near the line off the last, leaving Australia victors by 4 runs.