Van Niekerk Hails Incredible Togetherness of Proteas Team

Van Niekerk Hails Incredible Togetherness of Proteas Team

Dané van Niekerk says South Africa’s unity shone through even in the devastation of defeat to Australia in the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 semi-finals. It was another case of semi-final heartbreak for the Proteas, losing their fourth semi-final across 20- and...
Wolvaardt Named in World Cup T20 Team of the Tournament

Wolvaardt Named in World Cup T20 Team of the Tournament

Having only batted in two innings but certainly making her mark, Momentum Proteas’ batter Laura Wolvaardt has been named at no. 6 in the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 Team of the Tournament, after assisting her team to qualify unbeaten for the semifinals. The side...
gsport Celebrates International Women’s Day

gsport Celebrates International Women’s Day

In the spirit of celebrating International Women’s Day, gsport picks some of the highlights over the past year involving South African athletes who have dominated and continue to rise on the global scene. Looking back, 2019 was an incredible year for women’s sport and...
Cricket on Course to Becoming a Gender-Balanced Sport

Cricket on Course to Becoming a Gender-Balanced Sport

A huge step has been taken to bridge the gender pay gap as the England and Wales Cricket Board have committed to making The Hundred tournament a gender balanced competition. On top of the tournament organisers having announced a full women’s tournament to compliment...
Momentum Proteas Out of the T20 World Cup

Momentum Proteas Out of the T20 World Cup

South Africa’s hopes of reaching the final of the Women’s Twenty20 (T20) World Cup were crushed on Thursday, when they lost by five runs (DLS) to the defending champions, Australia, in a rain-affected match at the Sydney Cricket Ground. Persistent rain washed out the...
Australia World Cup Semi Final Knockout Looms Large

Australia World Cup Semi Final Knockout Looms Large

South Africa finished top of Group B at the Women’s Twenty20 (T20) World Cup in Australia after their match against the West Indies was called off because of persistent rain. Each side was awarded a point, which meant South Africa ended the group stage of the...