Cricket

Stars Visit Bakers at St Davids

Proteas superstars Andrew Hall, AB de Villiers, Andre Nel, Loots Bosman and assistant coach Vincent Barnes are billed to make guest appearances at the Bakers Mini Cricket Festival at St Davids tomorrow, gsport has learned on good autority.

Weekend’s IPT Cricket

This weekend sees the final action of the year for most teams in Cricket South Africa’s Women’s Inter-Provincial tournament, with only Mpumalanga and KwaZulu Natal Inland meeting next Saturday in Witbank.

Loubser Justifies Selection

“It was awesome, I actually can’t describe it,” exclaimed an ecstatic Sunette Loubser on Monday, and one would be forgiven for assuming Loubser was referring to being named last week in the national women’s squad to face Pakistan in January.

Meet Your New Cricket Captain

Talented Western Province all-rounder, Shandre Fritz, admits she was surprised when she heard she had been appointed new national women’s cricket captain.

Cricket Matches Galore

This weekend sees a total of eight one-day cricket matches in the two women’s provincial Inland and Coastal cricket leagues, with KZN and KZN Inland competing in away matches on both days in the Inland Challenge.

Fritz to Captain SA vs Pakistan

Twenty-one-year-old Shandre Fritz from Western Province was today named as captain of the South African women’s cricket team to play Pakistan in five One-Day International matches in South Africa in January next year.

Women’s Cricket Hots Up

This weekend sees eight Women’s Provincial League One-Day Challenge cricket matches being played in the championship’s two groups, as the tournament gears into full swing.

SA Amateurs in Historic Win

South African trio Ashleigh Simon, Stacey Bregman and Kelli Shean have pulled off a historic home victory in the World Amateur Team Championships at the De Zalze Golf Club today, after initially tying level with Sweden at the end of four day’s of golf.

Boland Expecting Tough Clash

Boland women’s cricket coach, Noor Rhode, is expecting a tough contest when his team face Eastern Province in the second round of action in the Women’s Coastal and Inland One-Day Challenge in Coetzenburg on Sunday.

Street Cricket League Kicks Off

Friday 13th October 2006 sees the start of the newly expanded Street Cricket League for the third year running, now expanded to include two new regions in Cape Town, Gugulethu and Mitchell’s Plain, and also to Mossel Bay communities Kwa Nonqaba, Tarka, and Extension 23.

Women’s Cricket Camp At HPC

The South African National Women’s cricket team today began their two-day pre-season training camp at the University of Pretoria’s High Performance Centre, ahead of the 2006/2007 domestic provincial league, which starts in October.

Kass on Women’s Cricket Awards Panel

SABC television cricket commentator, Kass Naidoo, has been appointed by the International Cricket Council to serve on the women’s voting academy which will choose the 2006 Women’s Cricketer of the Year.