Pink Stumps Day is one of many initiatives for the upcoming cricket season at community level, with most competitions commencing in September and October.

Last year, 360 cricket clubs made up more than 600 teams who took part in Pink Stumps Day, raising $682,000.

Siddle was joined by local McGrath Breast Care Nurse, Paula Lagerewskij, metastatic breast cancer patient Michelle Fish and juniors from Lindisfarne Cricket Club, who were on hand to turn the ground pink and witness him bowl the first ball of the Pink Stumps season.

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