Mildura Settlers’ better wicket

Mildura Settlers Cricket Club president Peter Shadwick tests the turf wickets at Mildura Senior College ahead of a planned upgrade.
Picture: Christopher Testa

Mildura Settlers Cricket Club president Peter Shadwick tests the turf wickets at Mildura Senior College ahead of a planned upgrade. Picture: Christopher Testa

A SUNRAYSIA cricket venue is set for an upgrade that includes the improvement of two turf wickets.

Mildura Settlers have secured grants from Cricket Australia and Cricket Victoria totalling $17,500 to build a new shelter at its second ground and upgrade both wickets.

The oldest turf wicket at ­Mildura Senior College, on the main ground, hasn’t been upgraded for almost a quarter of a century.

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