Tag Archive: cricket grounds

Scoreboard of life ticks over to another year

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Scoreboard Pressure thanks you for your support and encouragement throughout 2016. Special thanks to Titian and Julie for letting two codgers from either side of the continent to indulge their common interests. Thanks… Continue reading

Maffra Cricket Club, Victoria

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The never-ending search for scoreboards can you take down unusual paths, emotionally and geographically. Last weekend I came across this  compact and sturdy cricket scoreboard in Maffra, a dairy town in eastern Victoria.… Continue reading

Mumbai, India – PJ Hindu Gymkhana

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Photos by Greg Harper The PJ Hindu Gymkhana Ground is a multi-purpose ground in Marine Drive, Mumbai, Marashtra. It dates back to at least 1894. The scoreboard may not be of quite that… Continue reading

Trumper Park Oval, Paddington, New South Wales

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  Photos and text by Leigh Gazzard, Scoreboard Pressure’s Sydney correspondent. The cricket scoreboard at Trumper Park Oval is a modest, portable amenity  but I was there also for the jacarandas in bloom.… Continue reading

Cranbrook School, Rose Bay, New South Wales

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Photos and words by Leigh Gazzard Cranbrook School is located in Rose Bay, Sydney, Australia. These photos were taken on a brief visit to the Hordern Pavilion Oval in November 2014. The majestic… Continue reading

Mosman Cricket Ground (Allan Border Oval), New South Wales

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The see-through scoreboard at Mosman Cricket Ground: natural air-conditioning. Cricket is, of course, a summer game. Leigh Gazzard: What I liked about this photo was that the young kid was out there in… Continue reading

Inside the Adelaide Oval scoreboard

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  Photos and words by Mark ‘Swish’ Schwerdt The return of elite footy to the Adelaide Oval is a bonus for scoreboard lovers, for there are not many scoreboards like this classic century-old… Continue reading

Beautiful Bookham, New South Wales

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Photos by Jesse Maskell If it wasn’t for the picket fence and the sheep  we may not have caught a glimpse of the Bookham cricket ground as we headed for Canberra last week,… Continue reading