Congratulations Josh, you are doing so well. Make your home town (Bendemeer) proud!!
Rebecca - Moonbi
Go show the Indian batsmen what a country man can do.
Ian - Tamworth
Congratulations Josh. This is a result of all your hard work
Toni Denton - Manilla
Josh, I know that you will do Bendemeer proud, congratulations.
David Hinwood - Tamworth
You go Josh, show ‘em what ya got, I’m sure you’ll make us proud
Debra - Tamworth
Nice one, Josh! More amazing talent from regional Australia on the international stage. Lap it up!
Jawsome - Port Macquarie
Congratulations Josh. Proud of you. Will try to get there to see you and the family. Good luck.
Christine Hicks (Aunty)
Good luck matey!! Still have the bat you signed just before you left for Sydney, something I’ll treasure for the rest of my life. Give them hell and all of us old boys will be cheering you on!
Jaryd Stevens - Tamworth
Good on ya Josh, watched you grow up all them years babysitting the cricket mad child who used to bowl me out at age four in the pitch in front of the shed lol. My boys get that excited to watch you as well, they just love you as we all do. Carve ‘em up mate and good luck!
Katie Brett - Calala
I don’t know if you would remember me from Bendemeer when we were kids but just showing my support for your great efforts. GO JOSH!!!
Kara Blundell - Townsville
Well done Josh I always knew you would do it, all my love.
Aunty Julie - Uralla
Very well deserved and hopefully there’s a few hundred test wickets to follow. All the best.
Isaac - Tamworth
Go the Hoff!!!! All the best mate.
David Byrnes - Tamworth
Congratulations Josh. Just remember to listen to what Nugget has to say & you will be right.
Peter & Marcia Coote - Tamworth
Well done Josh. I tip my cap to you sir. Tamworth & Bendemeer are proud. Can’t wait to watch you give it the Indians tomorrow. Good luck son.
Dave Ison - Tamworth
Congratulations Josh, you’ve made it mate ... Wishing you all the best for your future playing cricket for Australia... well done... xoxooxxo
Robyn and Keith Currell
Richly deserved inclusion. Play hard lad!!
Mackintosh Family - Mt Nelson, Tas
Congratulations Josh, we followed your cricket days in the bush when you were at Bendemeer Primary and Oxley H.S. and we lived at Danbury near Bendemeer and our boys went to Woolbrook School. We will be cheering for the team and hope you all can make it two wins in a row.
Jane and Bruce Miller - Warwick, Qld
Congrats Josh!!! Well deserved mate, Show them what your made of! #bendyboy#superproud#
Gavin & Corryn Thrift - Westdale
Congrats Josh, so pleased for you and your family. We know you will do well. Have fun.
Wendy & Danny Kelly- Windmill Hill
Well done big fella, doing Old Boys CC proud!
Well done on your selection mate, I know you will do us and your country proud!!
Robert - Regents Park
Well done on the selection Josh. On behalf of the Tamworth and District Cricket Association we wish you all the best and look forward to watching you in many more tests.
Richard Bullock - Hillvue
I was born and bred in Tamworth and I’m so very proud of you Josh. I know you will do an outstanding job for your country. Well done!
Megan - Lemon Tree Passage
Go the Bendy Boy!! Dad (Jack) will be supporting you all the way!
John Attwood - Loomberah
Good luck Josh - from 2 ex Tamworthian’s
Lyn & Lionel - Bribie Island
Congratulations Josh. All that hard work has finally paid off. So happy for you. Enjoy the moment.
Justine Taylor - Watson’s Creek
Congratulations Josh. We knew it was coming one day soon, you’ve finally done it. Remembering you as a young champion of all sports at Bendemeer P.S. Mr Lalor and I knew there was an amazing future ahead for you. Relish every moment, so many are so proud.
Sharon Ward - Tamworth
Congrats Josh, well done mate, stick it in to them! You can take the boy out of Bendy but not the Bendy out the boy!
Steve Brett - Calala
Big congratulations on what you have achieved so far Josh. You’re getting better and better with each game and each ball you bowl. Can still recall the sting on my hands when keeping to you playing for the Tamworth junior team.
Emily Rixon - East Tamworth
Thanks for making Bendy famous. Go hard!
Elizabeth Munro - Erskineville
Josh I am so happy for you. You deserve this opportunity. Go well mate. Be proud as we all are. Do what you do best.
Sue - Tamworth
Congratulations Josh!! You have done yourself, your family , your great little town and now your country proud with the way you conduct yourself and participate. Wish you well and here’s hoping for a good haul of wickets in your first test match!Good luck and go the Bendy Boy
Mick Fisher - ex Bendemeer
Congratulations on making the team, all your hard work over the years is paying off. Your family must be enormously proud and now it is time to make Australia proud.
Marg Carey - Murwillumbah
Congratulations Josh have an awesome time. Well done Trevor and Anne you must be so proud as all people associated with Bendemeer are. I know we all are.
Lyn Brett - Calala (former
Anglican minister of
Congrats Josh. I’ve sat in the Bendy pub and seen the displays, the pride that village takes in you. Play hard; play fair; we’re all cheering.
Simon Keith - Noosa, Qld
From a young boy to a super star! Go the Bendemeer legend :-) All the best wishes Josh!
Jennifer Squires - Tennant Creek
Congratulations on your first test match. Don’t be nervous just get out there and enjoy every second of the game.
Stacey - Tamworth
Josh, congratulations. Years ago I wrote stories about your cross-country feats while at Bendy Primary. Now you’ve realised the ultimate dream – represent your country. Now go out and get ‘em Big Boy.
Vinnie Todd - Attunga
Well done Josh, hope you have a long injury free run and the wickets come for you.
Sam Rees - Karuah
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