Coach Lenise Marais is looking forward to this next challenge as the SA Hockey Association announces an 18-strong SA U21 squad, selected ahead of the African Hockey Qualifiers in Ghana in March. Photo: Supplied
South Africa’s pace bowler, Shabnim Ismail is over the moon after rising to second in the latest ICC Women’s T20I player rankings for bowlers. Marizanne Kapp, Laura Wolvaardt, Tazmin Brits and Suné Luus also make moves.
Zimbabwean blogger Tatenda Gondo marvels at hockey official Sarah Bennett’s transformation in the game that has seen her move from national team goalkeeper to an official FIH accredited umpire. Gondo highlights Bennett’s rise to Tokyo Olympics call-up.
Northerns all-rounder Suné Luus takes up the captain’s armband as Cricket South Africa announces 18-player squad to take on Pakistan in the three One Day Internationals and three T20 matches.
Momentum Proteas youngsters Faye Tunnicliffe and Nondumiso Shangase are eager to make their mark for South Africa when the national team takes on Pakistan during their home tour starting in Durban
Prolific youth hockey goalscorer, Malikah Hamza, is preparing to earn a spot in the u21 Hockey World Cup squad, while also making a name for herself in provincial cricket. She chats about her love for the two sport codes and aspirations.
The #GAL2021 campaign gets underway today with the announcement of the first monthly intake, and an opportunity to increase media coverage, through South Africa’s only women’s sport newsmakers event, which celebrates its third edition this year.
The Pakistan Cricket Board has announced a 17-player squad for the 6-match ODI and T20I series hosted by South Africa end January
Momentum Proteas star duo Dané van Niekerk and Marizanne Kapp feature in the ICC Women’s ODI Team of the Decade.
FIFA expands CAF’s allocation for 2023 Women’s World Cup to four direct slots, with the possibility of two additional play-off slots
Ten young women in SA’s provisional squad of 28 for the World U20 Athletics Champs in Nairobi, where age-related qualification requirements have dashed the hopes while opening the doors for younger athletes
Cricket South Africa announces 25-member squad featuring four new additions for the training camp ahead of inbound tour against Pakistan in January