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CSA Re-Appoints Hilton Moreeng as Momentum Proteas Head Coach

CSA Re-Appoints Hilton Moreeng as Momentum Proteas Head Coach

Cricket South Africa announced the reappointment of Hilton Moreeng as head coach of the Momentum Proteas team during a tele-press conference on Wednesday, 8 July 2020. In a media release, Moreeng expressed his excitement at the opportunity to lead the flourishing women’s national team for a further three years. “To be given the chance to […]

Shannon Landman-Kriel Leads the Way for Future Female Cricketers

Shannon Landman-Kriel Leads the Way for Future Female Cricketers

For over two decades, Shannon Landman-Kriel, has played a significant role in the development of future female South African cricketers through her involvement with Central Gauteng Lions and the Wanderers Club. The former cricketer reflects on her journey and the progress, or lack thereof, in the women’s game.

Laura Wolvaardt Walks Away with Main Prize at CSA Awards

Laura Wolvaardt Walks Away with Main Prize at CSA Awards

Momentum Proteas star batter, Laura Wolvaardt, bagged 3 awards during Cricket South Africa’s virtual awards ceremony, earning the main prize – Women’s Cricketer of the Year. Teammates Shabmin Ismail, Mignon du Preez, Nonkululeko Mlaba and Tazmin Brits were also awarded for their efforts over the past season.

30 Days of Youth Inspiration

30 Days of Youth Inspiration

For #YouthMonth we challenged ourselves to keep telling one powerful story a day during the lockdown, to play our part in shining the spotlight on our rising women in sport, both on and off the field.

Tazmin Brits Honours Second Chance at Life

Tazmin Brits Honours Second Chance at Life

South African cricketer, Tazmin Brits was at the prime of her javelin career when a serious car accident left her hospitalised for two months and ended her Olympics dream. She chats to Celine Abrahams about finding a new lease on life and future aspirations.

Dumisani Chauke Sets Sights on PhD

Dumisani Chauke Sets Sights on PhD

SPAR Proteas assistant coach, Dumisani Chauke, is determined to continue with her studies after completing her Post-Graduate Diploma in Sport Management. She chats to Celine Abrahams about the importance of education.

Zintle Mpupha Swaps Cricket for Rugby

Zintle Mpupha Swaps Cricket for Rugby

Zintle Mpupha left a promising career in cricket in 2013 to take up rugby. Today, she is the Springbok Seven’s Women’s Rugby captain and she believes that the current crop of female rugby players will change the face of the game for the next generation. She chats to Celine Abrahams about her sporting journey and the impact she wants to make.

Eight Sporting Bodies Resume Training

Eight Sporting Bodies Resume Training

Minister of Sport, Arts and Culture, Mr Nathi Mthethwa approves eight sporting bodies to return to training and official matches after receiving plans confirming the state of readiness and commitment to adhere to stringent health protocols.

Reabetswe Mpete Nurtures Future Sport Stars

Reabetswe Mpete Nurtures Future Sport Stars

Reabetswe Mpete, dreams of opening her own management agency. For now, she is dedicating to nurturing South Africa’s athletes as SASCOC’s General Team Manager. She also tells Celine Abrahams about her career lessons and shares her views on the future of women’s sport.