WDCC Player of the Week: Matt Purcell

This week’s Wanneroo DCC Player of the Week is Matt Purcell! Keen observers will note that he sports a sharp moustache 365 days of the year, and when he’s not making runs he’s taking wickets, and vice versa. Get around him.

Name: Matt Purcell

Nickname: Purcey, NOP

What is your first memory of cricket?: Watching my dad play and being around Wanneroo all the time

What happened in your first game of cricket for Wanneroo?: Not sure if it was first game but in 13s Banksy took a hat-trick

Spice Girls, Pussycat Dolls or Little Mix?: Spice Girls

Who is your must-have Fantasy Cricket pick?: Jordan King

What is your best pick-up line or Tinder ice-breaker?: Are you a parking ticket? Cause you got fine written all over you

Who was your best cricket coach, and what pearl of wisdom sticks with you the most?: Steve Johnson teaching me the game in U13s

Would you like a Kingsway Kegerator?: Yes

How many Pepsi-max’s have you hit and/or consumed at Kingsway?: A few

Which Patrick Swayze character do you best relate to?: Bodhi off Point Break cause that’s the only one I know

Wanneroo Man-crush?: Dave Minear

What is your favorite movie quote?: If you ain’t first, your last

What do you want Wanneroo to achieve this season, and what will you do to contribute to this goal?: Premierships and personal success and I want to be the game winner

Do you prefer white rice or brown rice?: White rice

What is for dinner tonight?: Warm chicken salad

What’s the most awesome thing you’ve done on a cricket field?: Took 5/2

Who has the best and worst salad at the club?: Saleem best, Liam Carroll worst

Which ex-Wanneroo player do you miss the most?: Rockets

Which skipper could inspire you to run through brick walls?: Rockets U17s

Which Smudge would win: One giant Connor or ten Mini-Me sized Adams?: 10 mini sized Adams

What is the best thing about playing at Wanneroo?: The Lads

You can become a WDCC Player of the Week by completing your Player Profile here: docs.google.com/forms/WDCC_Player_Profile

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