On This Day in ACT Cricket History – 16 January

  • 1929 – Jack Power and Jack Senior make their ACT Debut
  • 1934 – Birth of Richard Searle (ACT 1956/57-1962/63)
  • 1949 – Lane Jury makes his ACT Debut
  • 1972 – Birth of Shaun Williams (ACT 2001/02-2002/03)
  • 1988 – First day of the initial Australian Country Cricket Championships to be held in the ACT
  • 1990 – Steve Smith makes his ACT Debut
  • 1999 – Anthony McQuire makes his debut for Australia Country
  • 2011 – Womens T20 International between Australia and England at Manuka Oval
  • 2014 – Jono Dean makes his Twenty20 Debut
  • 2015 – Death of Hector McMillan (ACT 1948/49-1950/51)
  • 2016 – Nathan McAndrew makes his Twenty20 Debut

On This Day in ACT Cricket History – 15 January

  • 1935 – John Anthoney and Bill Neilsen make their ACT Debut
  • 1939 – Birth of Denis Kevans (ACT 1958/59)
  • 1990 – Brad Bretland, Matt Corkhill, Scott Smith and Nick Speak make their ACT Debut
  • 1990 – Birth of Jason Kila (ACT 2016/17)
  • 1990 – John Bull makes his debut as ACT Captain
  • 1992 – Death of Philip Senior (ACT 1955/56)
  • 2002 – Sven Holcombe makes his debut as ACT Captain
  • 2010 – Ryan Carters makes his Twenty20 Debut
  • 2020 – BBL Match between Thunder and Hurricanes at Manuka Oval

On This Day in ACT Cricket History – 14 January

  • 1968 – Ernest Carey and Robert Marshall make their ACT Debut
  • 1970 – Southern New South Wales play New Zealand at Manuka Oval
  • 1979 – Nelson Blencowe, Peter Stanek and Mark Urquhart make their ACT Debut
  • 2004 – Death of Tom Gribble (ACT 1928/29-1939/40)
  • 2009 – Death of Austin Selleck (ACT 1949/50-1957/58)
  • 2014 – 35th Prime Minister’s XI match with the opponent being England
  • 2015 – 36th Prime Minister’s XI match with the opponent being England
  • 2020 – Sarah Coyte makes her ACT Debut

On This Day in ACT Cricket History – 13 January

  • 1935 – Birth of Richard Byrne (ACT 1953/54-1963/64)
  • 1952 – Birth of Mark Clews (ACT 1969/70-1971/72)
  • 1976 – Southern New South Wales play West Indies at Manuka Oval
  • 1985 – Ken Norris makes his ACT Debut
  • 1987 – Birth of Rene Farrell (ACT Debut 2012/13)
  • 1991 – Death of Walter Emerton (ACT 1931/32)
  • 2005 – Brad Haddin makes his Twenty20 Debut
  • 2016 – Greg West makes his Twenty20 Debut

On This Day in ACT Cricket History – 12 January

  • 1961 – Birth of Cath Smith (ACT Debut 1981/82)
  • 1981 – ACT play India at Manuka Oval
  • 1981 – Murray Radcliffe makes his debut for the ACT
  • 1990 – Birth of Kira Churchland (ACT Debut 2013/14)
  • 1998 – Birth of Ben Taylor (ACT 2015/16-2016/17)
  • 2000 – Australia Country play Pakistan at Manuka Oval
  • 2003 – Scott Cameron makes his debut for Australia Country
  • 2013 – Mark Higgs makes his Twenty20 Debut
  • 2019 – Jason Behrendorff makes his ODI Debut for Australia

On This Day in ACT Cricket History – 10 January

  • 1926 – Birth of Robert Whitelaw (ACT 1946/47)
  • 1960 – David Evans and Ken King make their ACT Debut
  • 1987 – Karen Hitchcock makes her ACT Debut
  • 1994 – Greg Lemin makes his ACT Debut
  • 1994 – First day of the second Australian Country Cricket Championships to be held in the ACT
  • 1995 – Michael Robinson makes his Australia Country Debut
  • 2000 – Birth of Nick Groenewegen (ACT 2019/20)
  • 2002 – Mark Higgs makes his Australia A Debut
  • 2011 – Michael Barrington-Smith makes his ACT Debut
  • 2011 – 33rd Prime Minister’s XI match with the opponent being England
  • 2014 – Rene Farrell makes her Test Debut
  • 2016 – Henry Hunt makes his Under 19 ODI Debut

On This Day in ACT Cricket History – 9 January

  • 1932 – Birth of Leo Wyche (ACT Umpire)
  • 1935 – First ever International played in the ACT with Canberra Women hosting England Women at Manuka Oval
  • 1962 – Birth of Peter Baker (ACT Umpire)
  • 1982 – Birth of Thomas Hill (ACT 2001/02)
  • 1988 – Birth of Asha Smith (ACT Debut 2009/10)
  • 2006 – Will Sheridan makes his ACT Debut
  • 2006 – Brad Haddin makes his T20 Debut for Australia
  • 2011 – Michael Spaseski and James Sprague make their debut for Australia Country
  • 2016 – Aaron Ayre makes his Twenty20 Debut

On This Day in ACT Cricket History – 7 January

  • 1968 – Neil Tuckwell makes his ACT Debut
  • 1973 – Neil Bulger and John McMurtrie make their ACT Debut
  • 1989 – Darryle Macdonald makes his ACT Debut
  • 1992 – Birth of Ben Mitchell (ACT 2016/17)
  • 1997 – Birth of Henry Hunt (ACT 2014/15-2016/17)
  • 1997 – Brad Smith and David Thornton makes their debut for Australian Country
  • 2000 – Cade Brown and John Robson make their debut for Canberra Comets
  • 2001 – Graeme Cunningham makes his List A debut for Tasmania
  • 2002 – Ash Brettell, Luke Bulkeley, Christian Hanna, Andrew Jones, Matt McGann, Matthew Rice, and Darren Richards make their ACT Debut
  • 2002 – Sean Maxwell makes his debut as ACT Captain
  • 2014 – First day of the fourth Australian Country Cricket Championships to be held in the ACT