Cricket Victoria

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Cricket Victoria
Formation 29 September 1875
Legal status Incorporated association
Headquarters MCG
Location
Coordinates 37°49′12″S 144°59′0″E / 37.82000°S 144.98333°E / -37.82000; 144.98333Coordinates: 37°49′12″S 144°59′0″E / 37.82000°S 144.98333°E / -37.82000; 144.98333
Region served
Victoria
Affiliations Cricket Australia
Website www.cricketvictoria.com.au

Cricket Victoria (CV) is the governing body for the sport of cricket in the Australian state state of Victoria. It was formed on 29 September 1875 as the Victorian Cricket Association.[1] It is integrated with the Victorian Women's Cricket Association to include funding, programs, office accommodation and staff assistance.

As of 2007, CV administered the 1,182 cricket clubs and 112,000 registered cricketers in Victoria, and 62,774 children involved in school-based competition. It employed more than 320 people, including 43 full-time staff and 25 contracted first-class players.

CV administers the Victorian Bushrangers team and Victorian Premier Cricket.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Barclay, p.74.

Bibliography[edit]

  • Barclays World of Cricket, (ed. E W Swanton), Willow Books, 1986

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