Shandre Fritz broke new ground for women’s match officials as she debuted as a Cricket South Africa match referee for a first-class match between the Imperial Lions and the Hollywoodbets Dolphins on Monday
Heavy downpour in Surat halted a second successive T20i match between the Proteas and India on Sunday meaning the hosts remain in pole position as they lead 1-0 in the five-match series
As part of the CSA’s commitment for gender equality at all levels of the game, the federation have announced Shandre Fritz as a member of the Match Referees Panel and Lauran Agenbag on the Reserve List Umpires Panel
Former Springbok Women’s star Phumeza Gadu forms part of the 15 all-women refereeing panel officiating this year’s SA Rugby U16 and U18 Girls Week, and has spoken to gsport about the opportunity.
University of Johannesburg Sports Events manager Niamh Faherty received recognition for her contribution to rowing when she was nominated for the Rowing SA administrator of the year award last month.
22-year-old SA Rugby Referee Ashleigh Murray has been named amongst the 25 match officials from 15 unions for the 2019 HSBC World Rugby Women’s Sevens Series
Illustrious SA referee Aimee Barrett-Theron - the only South African referee on the panel of 14 - keeps breaking new ground after becoming the first female to take charge of a men’s match in a domestic competition.
Having won Colours at MSSA's 2016 SA National Champs, Esmarie Swart has been enabled to assist in umpiring, and is setting her sights on the horizon.