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The Centralian advocate Fri 3 Mar 2006



The Centralian advocate Fri 3 Mar 2006


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Community newspapers; Northern Territory; Alice Springs; Tennant Creek (N.T.); Newspapers; Alice Springs (N.T.); Australia, Central

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Nationwide News Pty. Limited

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Alice Springs


v. 59 no. 82

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, .' (, , ' I , ~. ',' ff , / . ': j \: j: . . ! I , Rovers aim for tilt at the title CRICKET Redbacks put bite on Cubs BASEBALL By ANDREW ALOIA REDBACKS will be relying on a full strength Cubs line-up to help put their season back on track. Trailing the Bulls by one win, Reds coach Pete Zurbach is confident results at Lyle Kempster Park tonight will favour his side's hopes of securing a place in the Alice Springs Baseball League top three. By ANDREW ALOIA Smith is not worried about capable side and can beat against Feds in the last the Works match and is fo- them." round we spoke about having Reigning premiers Cubs take on third-placed cusedr on downing the De- Matt Pyle returns for to really knuckle down. Bulls and Redbacks face-off against Panthers. MEMORIAL Rovers' rise from Alice Springs Cricket duds to premiership contenders will be complete - if they can defeat Federal Demons this weekend. Trailing RSL Works. by three points on the One Day table, Rovers need a win at Albrecht Oval tomorrow to give them any hope of a league win. If Works manage a win mons. Rovers while strike bowler "Of our top six batsmen The clash at Albrecht is a Darrell Lowe is expected to only Cole (Cattell) and Louis rematch of the last two-day be sidelined for two weeks (Greg Louis) have consistfixture at Traeger Park. with a left knee injury. ently done well." After scuttling Feds for 109 Federal will have to con- Works will return to action the Blues collapsed and were tend with the absence of on Sunday with a full compall-out for 64. inspirational skipper Tom lement against the Bloods. Clements. Skipper Smith was stumped by his side's inability to take charge of the match and is eager to rectify the loss. Blow Skipper Graham Schmidt said the only things he is concerned about is earning Smith concedes that full premiership points. against West on Sunday the He said: "Fair enough, they Blues will finish as brides- bowled us out for 60 but I still Lowe's injury comes as a He said: "We aren't even major blow and that the thinking about the one day Blues batting line up will title. maids. think they have problems. have to pick up the slack. "A win this weekend just Rovers captain Brendan "I'd say we are still a more He said: "After the loss means more points to us." Muscleman Moody shapes up for Games CENTRALIAN hulk Nick Moody will strut into the - bodybuilding history books when he competes at the Commonwealth Games later this month. Moody will be in the Australian line-up in the bodybuilding demonstration event. It is the first time the sport has been sanctioned by the Games committee. Nick Moody bulked up to 120kg before he started his 11-week training program to sharpen up and now weighs in at 90kg. Picture: By CHLOE ERLICH Moody knows what it is like to don the Green and Gold - he was in the Australian power lifting representative. SIGN ON DAY But the 34-year-old muscleman said: "To represent Australia at the Commonwealth Games is the ulti 11 SOUTH ALICE SPRIN;!IG SPORTING CLUB 51 ELDER STREET p.o.BQX 4304 AUCE SPRINGS 0871 Calling all Committee, Life members, Players and Supporters To a Special General Meeting Regarding 12 Month Suspension of Senior and Reserve Grades & Rebuilding This Sunday the 5th of March at 1 Dam 51 Elder Street Club Rooms ALICE SPRINGS CRICKET ASSOCIATION 2005-2006 A Grade Fixtures for this weekend Saturday and Sunday are at Albrecht Oval A Grade - Saturday 04l03l06 - One Pay Game Albrecht Oval- Memo Rovers v Federals (12.30pm start) A Grade - Sunday OSl03l06 - One pay Game Albrecht Oval- RSL v Wests (12.30pm start) B Grade - Saturday 04l03l06 - One Pay Game Larapinta - RSL Works v Wests (12.30pm start) Head St - Memo Rovers v Federals (12.30pm start) C Grade - Saturday 04l03l06 - One Pay Game Flynn Drive - Memo Rovers v RSL Works (1.30pm start) CDU - Federals v Wests (1.30pm start) p Grade (Ul16's) - Saturday 04/03l06 Ul16's Fixture at Traeger will now be played on CDU Oval (University) CDU (University) - RSL Works v Federals (8am Start) Albrecht Oval - Memo Rovers v Wests (8am start) Ul13's - Saturday 04l03l06 Larapinta - RSL Green v Federals (8.30am start) Head Street - Memo Rovers v Wests (8.30am start) BYE RSL Gold (Ross Park @ a.30am) skills training Cancelled Ul11's - Saturday 04l03l06 Ross Park - Memo Rovers v RSL Gold (gam start) St Phillips - RSL Green v Wests (gam start) mate." . Moody has been on a gruelling IS-week training regime. 88p' & Refr~shments Supplied Living Waters - Federals Red v Federals White (gam start) ASWC (Alice Springs Women's Cricket) Thursday 09l03lO6 Flynn Drive - Memo Rovers - Wests (S.30pm start) From the beefy 120kg rock he was four months ago, he is expecting to weigh in at a rippling 90kg for the Games. Past, present & new players welcome Contact Justin on: Flynn Drive - RSL Works v Federals (8pm start) Club Roster Federals The ASCA x\lx:" Thanks Our ~ Sponsor: . Centralian Advocate, Friday, March 3, 2006 - 49