DP World and Western Province Claim Early Wins at T20 Season Openers

A crucial partnership for the third wicket between Sunette Viljoen-Louw and Kristie Thomson saw the Lions batters seal an emphatic win against Fidelity Titans at the DP World Wanderers Stadium, in Johannesburg, on Sunday, 1 October, 2023. Photo: Sarah Nettleton / DP World Lions on Instagram

Defending champions DP World Lions and last year’s runner’s up Western Province opened their accounts for the 2023/24 CSA Women’s T20 Challenge (Division One) with respective seven-wicket victories against the Recon Tactical Free State and the Hollywoodbets Dolphins

Beyonce du Plessis to lead Junior Bok Women vs Zimbabwe on Tuesday

Junior Springbok Women head coach Laurian Johannes-Haupt has appointed Western Province No 8 Beyonce du Plessis as captain for their international friendly against Zimbabwe in East London on Tuesday, with Bulls Daisies centre Shiniqwa Lamprecht serving as her deputy. Photo: SA Rugby

Junior Springbok Women head coach Laurian Johannes-Haupt has appointed Western Province No 8 Beyoncé du Plessis as captain for their friendly against Zimbabwe and aims to assess the depth of young talent in this pathway for players to graduate to the Springbok Women squad.

Johannes-Haupt Announces Junior Bok Women Squad for 2023

Junior Springbok Women Head Coach Laurian Johannes-Haupt has unveiled the Junior Bok Women Squad for 2023 ahead of the team’s friendly international against Zimbabwe's Junior Sables Women at Baysville High School in East London on Tuesday, 3 October, 2023. Photo: SA Rugby

Four players with international experience join the Junior Bok Women’s squad, as the team prepares for an international friendly against the Junior Sables Women. Coach Laurian Johannes-Haupt emphasizes the significance of the Mthatha tournament and the team’s training focus.