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The Backyard Bash - revolutionising garden cricket

Firefighter Jon Rutgers from Western Australia is taking backyard cricket to the next level after inventing his own stumps complete with bail sensors, bluetooth speakers and commentary, flashing lights and a digital scoreboard to settle any scoring disputes.

He tells Stumped how playing cricket with his friends led to his creation coming to life...

Photo credit: The Backyard Bash in action (ABC News: Meggie Morris)

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2 minutes