Budleigh welcome back Aussie Splojaric for trip to Chudleigh

PUBLISHED: 11:48 20 July 2018 | UPDATED: 11:48 20 July 2018

Australian all-rounder Steve Spoljaric, now 41, played for Budleigh between 2006-2008 and again, briefly, in 2011 and he returns to play for Budleigh at Chudleigh in a Tolchards Devon League A Division game tomorrow

Australian all-rounder Steve Spoljaric, now 41, played for Budleigh between 2006-2008 and again, briefly, in 2011 and he returns to play for Budleigh at Chudleigh in a Tolchards Devon League A Division game tomorrow

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Budleigh Salterton have re-signed their former overseas star Steve Spoljaric for what is left of the current season, writes Conrad Sutcliffe.

Aussie all-rounder Spoljaric, now 41, played for Budleigh between 2006-2008 and again, briefly, in 2011.

In long career in both hemispheres, Spoljaric has played Grade cricket in Melbourne and Sydney as well a league cricket in Devon, Scotland and Durham.

Budleigh, who have no overseas player this season, were able to get Spoljaric’s registration through in time to play against Chudleigh at Kate Brook this Saturday.

Budleigh go into the game sixth in the Tolchards Devon League A Division table after a nine-wicket win over Ivybridge.

At stumps on Saturday the league season will be two-thirds completed.


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