Cricket Australia confirms date for Gabba Test Match
The beer lines are being tested and the fridges are being stocked at The Gabba’s newly renovated bars, which are set to open for the first time this weekend, for the AFL Grand Final match between the Richmond Tigers and Geelong Cats.
Footy fans are being encouraged to plan ahead for this weekend’s Preliminary Final clash at The Gabba.
The Brisbane Lions will battle the Geelong Cats this Saturday 17 October in a bid to book their first Grand Final appearance since 2004.
Queensland will host the 2020 Toyota AFL Grand Final.
Queensland Cricket has welcomed Cricket Australia’s international schedule announcement today that has anointed the Gabba as the host venue for the opening Test of the Indian tour later this year.
Cricket Australia and Queensland Cricket have confirmed that the First Test of the 2021-22 Ashes series against England will be held in Brisbane after the Palaszczuk Government announced a $35 million funding injection for the Gabba.