September 11, 2016

Honour a Legend by playing at the SCG!

richie-colour-olderpicture-smHave you ever dreamed of playing at the SCG with your mates? Well now you have the chance to make that dream a reality, whilst helping out a fantastic charitable cause and honouring a true Australian legend!

The inaugural Richie Benaud Cup will be starting in November, with 48 teams across 8 regions (6 teams – two pools of three – per region) playing off for quarter final spots at the SCG. Twenty20 format will be used with 8 players a side, all games will be live scored with tournament stats online for all players (top prizes for highest ranking players). Matches will take place in each region across three midweek evenings or two weekend days between November 2016 & January 2017.

Check out further tournament information below, and don’t hesitate to email us at with any questions you have or to enter your team. There are very limited spots available, which will be allocated on a first come first served basis, for this once in a lifetime opportunity! Help us spread the word by following us on and

Eastern Suburbs
South West
St George & Shire
North Coast
Northern Suburbs
Western Suburbs

All tournament entry fees donated to the charity Richie headed up, The Primary Club, which provides sporting facilities to those with disabilities

8 regional winners play off at the SCG on Friday 17th February 2017. Inaugural Richie Benaud Cup day features Quarter Finals, Semis & Final under lights


  • $400 per team to enter tournament ($50 per player pays for minimum of two matches) & $200 extra per team for regional finalists
  • 8 teams qualifying for SCG then pay $600 donation extra to Primary Club charity (so quarter finalists will have paid $150 a player for up to 6 games and chance to play at SCG)
  • All players receive Primary Club cap & one year membership of The Primary Club (worth $75 combined)

For all Richie Benaud Cup enquiries please email:


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