This Week Wednesday 19 October – Hybrid Lunch Meeting
Guest Speaker: Brad Hodge, Former Australian Cricketer
Topic ‘The Impact of T20 on World Cricket’
Time 12.30 for 12.50 – 2.00pm
Venue No 35 Sofitel or ZOOM
Price $53 (2 course lunch @ No35) / $10 Zoom only online access
Chairman Austen Burleigh
Rotary Melbourne celebrates the T20 World Cup in Melbourne with a presentation by Brad Hodge, one of cricket’s most prolific run scorers with more than 17,000 first class runs at an Average of 48.81. Brad is sitting fifth on Australia’s all-time leading Sheffield Shield run scoring list with 10,474 runs. He finished his test career with an average of 55 and a highest score of 203 not out.
Since retiring from long form cricket, he turned his focus to Twenty20. He has represented 19 different Twenty20 teams throughout his travels and is currently number 5 on the list of all time runs with 7338 at an average of 36.87 with a highest score of 106.
Since his retirement Brad turned his hand to coaching cricket to an elite level having coached many franchise T20 teams around the world. Brad has now switched his focus to broadcasting to the commentary side of the game.