Thunder or the Comets? ACT govt weighs into Canberra Big Bash debate

Chris Dutton
Updated March 1 2024 - 2:05pm, first published 2:03pm

The ACT government says it will still negotiate with Cricket NSW in a bid to have the Sydney Thunder play games in Canberra for the foreseeable despite the state opposing a standalone Big Bash bid.

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Chris Dutton

Chris Dutton

Sport editor

Chris Dutton has been a sport journalist since 2008, covering rugby union, rugby league, basketball, cricket and soccer. He has covered World Cups and Olympic Games in print and online. Chris has had a stint as news director, but is back in sport to follow the ups and downs. Email:

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