Australian Country Championships
Annual Championship Awards
Barossa Valley Presentation Dinner 2009
The Final Presentation was held on the evening of Tuesday 13th January 2009 at the Inn Vine Bristo and Function Room commencing at 7.00pm. A three-course Dinner was served, whilst the 2009 Championship Trophy and Awards were presented.
Photos Below. The 2009 Champions, The Brahmans- with beautifully sheared heads- await Dinner and the Awards.
Final Placings and Points
|3||New South Wales Country||5||0||2||0||3||0||52||1362||67||1149||45.72|
|4||South Australia Country||5||0||2||0||3||0||59||1421||48||1188||40.61|
|5||Western Australia Country||5||0||2||0||3||0||48||856||52||1342||36.16|
|6||East Asia Pacific||5||0||1||0||3||1||61||920||37||1406||26.3|
Winners of the
Commonwealth Bank Australian Country Cricket Championships Shield
photo- R Dennis
Brahmans- not in order- Cavan Ditchman, Ryan Evetts, Mark Sharrard, Ryan Dowson, Luke Feldman, Matthew Dennis, Peter Reimers, nathan stains, Thomas Frankling, Darren Frakes- Captain, Troy Gurski, Tony Hampson, Sean Fitzsimmons- Vice Capt.
John Kelleher- Team Manager, Steven Baker- Coach, Gary Madsen OAM- President QCCA
Player of the Series
($1500 cheque from Commonwealth Bank)
Three Way Tie
Troy Gurski- Brahman, Andrew Ferguson- Vic, Sam Miller- Vic
From left- Troy Gurski, Sam Miller, CBA Manager- Wayne Stevens and Andrew Ferguson
Brahman of the Match Awards
Troy Gurski Round 1.
Nathan Stains Round 2.
Mark Sharrad Round 3.
Troy Gurski Round 4.
Luke Feldman Round 5.
Don Bradman Batting Trophy
Nathan Stains- Brahman, 325 runs @ 65.00
Bill O'Rielly Bowling Trophy
Luke Feldman- Brahman, 21 wickets @ 10.48
Doug Walters Fielding Trophy
Vani Vagi Morea- East Asia Pacific
Ian Healy Wicket Keeping Trophy
Tom Groth- NSW
Spirit of Cricket Award
Second Generation Queensland Country Player
Father- Russell Dennis- right, played for QCCA in 1987, 1988 and 1989 and won the Championship Shield in 1988
Son- Mathew Dennis - left, is a 2009 Brahman and Barossa Country Championship Winner.
Australian Country Team 2009
Brahmans- Winning Team 2009