Queensland 5 for 222 (Burns 78*, Reardon 61) beat Western Australia 6 for 221 (Voges 85, Bancroft 65*, Feldman 2-30) by 5 wickets Queensland have stolen a march on the rest of the field in the Matador Cup, comfortably securing their third win in as many matches in a rain-truncated affair against Western Australia at the WACA Ground in Perth.In a tournament with a fixture list that is slightly skewed, with Brisbane and Perth hosting most of their matches before the action moves to Sydney, Queensland lead the points table with 12 points, before New South Wales have played a single match.Rain in the early afternoon reduced the match to 38 overs per side, after Western Australia captain Adam Voges won the toss and chose to bat. The home side were driven primarily by Voges innings of 85, with Cameron Bancroft making 65 in support. Their stand of 117 formed the backbone of the final score of 221. Ben Cutting and Luke Feldman claimed two wickets apiece for Queensland, while wrist spinner Mitch Swepson was economical in his eight overs.Queenslands pursuit wobbled early to 3 for 77, before the sometime Test opener Joe Burns found a willing ally in Nathan Reardon. Their stand of 116 put the target well within reach, and Burns hung around to ensure the Bulls did not slip up against Western Australia as South Australia had done over the weekend. Swell Bottle Nz . William Carrier opened the scoring for Cape Breton (6-4-2), but Andrew Ryan tied the game and Brent Andrews put the Mooseheads (8-6-0) in front for good with a short-handed goal at 13:49 of the second period. Swell Bottle Black .5 million, one-year contract on Friday. Hawkins, who turns 41 in December, will compete with Rex Brothers for the closers role at spring training. http://www.swellbottlesnz.com/ . The 18th player to shoot 60 on the tour, Jamieson settled for par on the final hole when his 15-foot birdie chip grazed the edge of the hole and stayed out. After opening with rounds of 66 and 73 to make the cut by a stroke, he had 11 birdies in the bogey-free round. Swell Bottle Ombre . Clarkson had been dealing with an elbow injury in early January and will be out of action for at least one week. He has three goals and five assists through 36 games with the Leafs this season. Swell Bottle 17 Oz Sale . Thats about all he can do right now, so hes trying not to think about when he might be able to play again for the Los Angeles Lakers. Mick Fanning already has his hand up to coach when surfing makes its Olympic debut in 2020.Surfing was one of six sports added to the Tokyo program on Thursday, along with skateboarding, sports climbing, karate, baseball and softball.And the three-time world champion was quick to announce his intentions to be a part of the Australian team.In four years time I dont think I will be at the top of my game so I would be honoured to be a coach or mentor, he said.Australians have won 14 of the past 18 female world surfing championships and two of the past four in the mens category.Matt Wilkinson and Tyler Wright lead the respective world championships this year, while Isabella Nicholls, Nikki van Dijk and Jack Freestone have all recently won junior world championships.It means Fanning can only see success for Australia.If you have a look at the rookies that are on board at the moment like Jack Freestone, Stu Kennedy, Davey Cathels and Ryan Callinan; those guys along with your Matt Wilkinsons have to be making a strong case for selection, he said.Stephanie GGilmore, Sally Fitzgibbons and Tyler Wright have been leading the way but we have a really good depth of field for the womens team as well.ddddddddddddWhile a number of golf and tennis stars have elected to concentrate on their world tours instead of going to Rio, Australias leading surfers seem determined to make the 2020 Games a priority.Its been my dream to be an Olympian since I was eight years old, Fitzgibbons said.To think I now have the chance to work towards my goal is beyond exciting.We have such a rich surf history within our country and the Olympic dream is a huge incentive for all our Australian surfers to aim for over the next four years.Fitzgibbons enthusiasm was echoed by Wright.In Australia its a thing we grow up watching - we watch all of it, the World No.1 said.It would be kind of dreamy if we got into the Olympics.We would have a solid team and I feel like we would flog everyone, so it would be amazing. ' ' '
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