Hawkesbury District Cricket Association cancels play this weekend

OFF: Hawkesbury District Cricket Association has called off all matches this weekend. Picture: Geoff Jones
OFF: Hawkesbury District Cricket Association has called off all matches this weekend. Picture: Geoff Jones

HAWKESBURY District Cricket Association has called off all cricket matches for this weekend because of the extreme weather predicted across the Hawkesbury.

The mercury is tipped to reach 44 on Friday, according to the Bureau of Meteorology, 45 on Saturday and then 41 on Sunday.

The association made the decision that it would be too hot for both junior and senior cricket over the weekend and called it off.

They advised that scheduled two-day matches for this weekend would be shortened to one-day matches for the following weekend.