Kenya’s Maasai warriors swap spears for cricket bats to take on Sydney Swans legends in charity cricket match

Published on : Friday, February 5, 2016

image002Aussie travel industry were frontline witnesses as sporting personalities took on the Kenya Maasai Warriors at the Sydney Cricket Ground last night.

 
Dressed in their traditional tribal attire, the Maasai warriors performed the traditional tribal dance before battling it out  in the first match against Australian Rugby Union and National Rugby League legends including George Gregan, Braith Anasta, Matty Johns and Beau Ryan.

 

Things then heated up in the second match against the Sydney Swans XI Legends team which included AFL champions Michael O’Loughlin, Jude Bolton, Adam Goodes and board member Brad Seymour. Goodes impressed the crowd with his cricket skills, hitting a six which landed on the members stand roof.

 

The visit to the SCG is part of a whirlwind nine-day tour supported by the Primary Club, a charity which raises funds for sporting and recreational facilities for the disabled.

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