Australian, The – A PROUD Ryan Farrell will achieve a boyhood dream when he captains the Manly first grade cricket side in today’s opening round game against Sydney University at University Oval.

Summary

  • A PROUD Ryan Farrell will achieve a boyhood dream when he captains the Manly first grade cricket side in today’s opening round game against Sydney University at University Oval.
  • Waratahs coach Tim Cruickshank has named the local junior in the role in the absence of skipper Jay Lenton, who is on duty with the NSW team.
  • Now the opportunity has arrived with Lenton and last year’s captain Chris Green both away with NSW.
  • The team goes into today’s game against the powerful Uni outfit with five players in the NSW team – Mickey Edwards, Jack Edwards, Steve O’Keefe, Green and Lenton.
  • “Ryan’s a really good young kid, he’s level-headed and has captained all the way through junior cricket,” he said.

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