Cricket NSW

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Cricket NSW (formerly known as the New South Wales Cricket Association) is an Australian sporting association that administers cricket in New South Wales. It is based at the Sydney Olympic Park. The New South Wales Blues, the Sydney Thunder and the Sydney Sixers are a part of the association.[1]

History[edit]

Cricket NSW was established in 1859.[2] William Tunks and Richard Driver were the inaugural joint secretaries of the association.[2] The current CEO is Andrew Jones.[3] The organisation was based next to the Sydney Cricket Ground for decades. However in 2019 the organisation moved to temporary offices in the Sydney Olympic Park precinct, while a new $50 million state of the art administration, high performance and community facility is built on the north side of the Olympic Park precinct along the Parramatta River.[4]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Cricket NSW (n.d), Cricket NSW, Cricket New South Wales Australia, accessed 4 November 2013, <http://www.cricketnsw.com.au/>
  2. ^ a b Cricket NSW (n.d), History, Cricket New South Wales Australia, accessed 4 November 2013,<http://www.cricketnsw.com.au/inside-cricket-nsw/history>
  3. ^ Fans the number one priority for new Cricket NSW chief executive Andrew Jones Retrieved 13 May 2015.
  4. ^ "Cricket NSW moves to Sydney Olympic Park". Cricket NSW. 3 June 2019.

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