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$6 million in local cricket funding on offer

Cricket clubs in the region are encouraged to apply for $6 million in funds made available through the upcoming 2020 ICC World T20 Legacy Fund.

“We know that sports like cricket have many proven health, social and economic benefits and it is a priority to foster participation in the region,” Member for Dubbo Troy Grant said.

Andrew Jones, Chief Executive Officer of Cricket NSW, said that cricket is a global sport, and the World T20 will witness 1.5 billion viewers tune in to 14 NSW matches.

Successful projects between $5000 and $250,000 will be funded up to 50 per cent of projects costs. Applications close July 13, 2018.