Charity match raises the bat

MORE than $2000 was raised for the Motor Neurone Disease Foundation Australia on Saturday at a charity cricket match organised by Matt Boswell.
The weather was fine and all the players showed up for what was a fun and friendly game of 20/20 cricket.
Earlier this year, one of Mr Boswell’s closest friends lost his father to motor neurone disease.
As a member of the Koonwarra Leongatha RSL Cricket Club, he decided to use his passion for the sport to host a fundraiser for MND research.
Held at the Leongatha Town cricket ground, the day was a success.
The day included a friendly game of 20/20 cricket, children’s activities, a giant sausage sizzle and live entertainment which carried on into the night.
Mr Boswell hoped the event raised awareness as well as much needed funds for the MND Foundation.


Got skills: from left, Molly Gurnett from Korumburra, Warren Hester from Moe, Brayden Stewart from Leongatha and Jet Boswell from Koo Wee Rup went in to bat for motor neurone disease at a charity cricket event held in Leongatha on Saturday.

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