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Hurricanes to face Auckland, ICC XI for WBBL|05 Prep

03 October 2019

The first-ever standalone rebel WBBL|05 season is just around the corner and our Hurricanes preparation for the season ramps up these school holidays as we welcome the Auckland Hearts and an ICC (International Cricket Council) XI to Hobart.

Kingston Twin Ovals will host matches on October 8, 9 and 10 between the Hurricanes and the Hearts before two matches against the ICC XI at Kangaroo Bay and Lindisfarne rounds out Salliann Briggs' side's preparation at home before they leave for their season opener in Melbourne.

Full details of the matches are as follows:

Tuesday 8 October - Kingston Twin Ovals
10am Hurricanes vs. Auckland Hearts
2pm Hurricanes vs. Auckland Hearts

Wednesday 9 October - Kingston Twin Ovals
10:30am Hurricanes vs. Auckland Hearts

Thursday 10 October - Kingston Twin Ovals
10:30am Hurricanes vs. Auckland Hearts

Sunday 13 October - Kangaroo Bay
10am Hurricanes vs. ICC XI

Monday 14 October - Lindisfarne Oval
10am Hurricanes vs. ICC XI

Entry to all matches is free of charge for the public.

Tickets to WBBL Festival Weekend

Tickets are now on sale to the Festival Weekend in Hobart, featuring the BounceINC trampolines on the hill which were so popular last year and many more fantastic activities alongside some world class cricket!

Get your tickets today here.

All other Hobart Hurricanes home WBBL matches are free entry for all.