Cricket

UPDATED- Super Sixes Battle

Updated Super Sixes and Shield competition details below In addition to Boland’s win over Free State in Kraaifontein on Saturday past ( (Click here to download the scoresheet) 11.54 Kb), two other Super Six matches also played out over the same weekend, with KwaZulu-Natal women gaining supremacy over Gauteng, and Border overcoming Northerns in Pretoria.

Nathanael is Boland’s Centurion

Nathanael Christiaans gives the ball plenty of flight during her 100th first-class match for Boland during the weekend, taking two wickets in her team’s demolition of Free State in Kraaifontein. Picture courtesy Liam McAvoy Boland made sure to confirm their top-of-the-log position in the second round of the premier Super Sixes competition against the Free […]

Cricket World Cup Qualifiers Tabled

Following the release of the South African national cricket squad to contest the qualifiers for the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup in Australia, 2009, Cricket South Africa has announced the schedule of matches to be played.

Boland Take Early Super Sixes Lead

The inaugural Super Sixes cricket tournament announced by Cricket South Africa in October 2007 commenced on the weekend, with the news that inclement weather abandoned play without a ball bowled in the Northerns v.s. KwaZulu-Natal fixture, while Free State claimed a home victory over Gauteng, and Boland beat Border in East London.

Johmari Retires from Cricket

National cricket vice-captain Johmari Logtenberg has decided to quit cricket in favour of golf. The South African women’s cricket team is doing its best to focus on next month’s ICC World Cup qualifiers, despite a surprise decision by all-rounder and national vice-captain Johmari Logtenberg to quit cricket.

Cricket Squad for WC Qualifiers

The convenor of the national selection panel, Geraldine Smith today announced South Africa’s Women’s squad which will participate in the ICC Women’s World Cup qualifier in Stellenbosch from 18 – 24 February, 2008.

World Cup Qualifier Comes to SA

National Captain Cri-Zelda Brits has been confirmed to lead South Africa in the ICC World Cup Qualifier, which has been moved from Pakistan to Stellenbosch following security concerns. The ICC today announced that the Women’s World Cup Qualifier event, scheduled to be staged in Lahore, Pakistan from 18-24 February 2008, will now take place in […]

ICC World Twenty20 on the Cards

Excitement is building for International Women’s Cricket following news that the International Cricket Council is considering holding a Women’s World Twenty20 alongside the men’s event in 2009.

Boland Win Under-19 Cricket Week

Boland has won the National Girls under-19 cricket week, held in Oudtshoorn from 7 to 10 December, after winning all four of their matches ( Click here to download the U19 Cricket Week scores summary 31.25 Kb).

Bakers Extends Mini-Cricket Sponsorship

BAKERS, the brand that has become synonymous with South African cricket development at grass roots level, has renewed its sponsorship of the Bakers mini-cricket programme for a further three years.

Shock as WP Fail Super 6’s Qualifiers

Boland batswoman Claire Terblanche in action against KwaZulu-Natal at the Boland park, in Paarl on Saturday 24 December. Terblanche scored a solid of 60 not-out in steering the Boland team to victory. Picture © Liam McAvoy / www.liammac.com The final rounds of the Cricket South Africa Women’s Inter-Provincial Preliminary Rounds were played over the past […]

Youngsters Shine at Cricket Festival

Leigh Bangie of Bosmont Primary demonstrates the proper grip on a cricket bat at the Bakers Mini-Cricket regional festival, in Johannesburg on Saturday, 25 November, 2007. Many young girls formed part of the 2000 young cricketers to take part in the annual Bakers Mini Cricket regional festival on Saturday 24 November 2007, at St. David’s […]