Cricket World – Members of the Australian Cricket team visited Hatcliffe Extension in Harare today to meet some of the local children and learn about the work a Brisbane based charity, Grassroots Cricket is doing in the community to better the education of the local children.

Summary

  • Members of the Australian Cricket team visited Hatcliffe Extension in Harare today to meet some of the local children and learn about the work a Brisbane based charity, Grassroots Cricket is doing in the community to better the education of the local children.
  • Grassroots Cricket Inc is partnering with Young Achievement Sports for Development (YASD), a youth-focused, community-based organization that uses sport to transform marginalised and vulnerable communities in Zimbabwe to implement its Cricket4Hope program.
  • “YASD is humbled and honoured to have the Australian Cricket team visit Hatcliffe Extension.
  • Speaking on the experience Australian T20 vice-captain Alex Carey said: “It was incredible to get out to the Hatcliffe community today and see for ourselves the great work charities like Grassroots Cricket and YASD do.”
  • Australian crickets squads undertake community work during each of their overseas tours.


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