Momentum Proteas’ captain, Suné Luus, nabs her 100th wicket for South Africa as the South African’s secure an ODI series whitewash against Pakistan.
An excellent bowling attack spearheaded by Shabnim Ismail and debutant Nonkululeko Mlaba topped solid batting contributions by Laura Wolvaardt and Marizanne Kapp to put Momentum Proteas in driving seat against visitors Pakistan
The Pakistan Cricket Board has announced a 17-player squad for the 6-match ODI and T20I series hosted by South Africa end January
The series deciding ODI against Pakistan ended with the match tied – and the series honours shared – after the Proteas struck their highest total against the visitors but couldn’t grab the win despite a riveting innings by stand-in captain Suné Luus
The Proteas Women won their opening ICC Women’s World Cup fixture after winning the toss and electing to bowl first, restricting Pakistan to 206 in their 50 overs before achieving the asking total to win by 3 wickets.
Momentum Proteas skipper Dané van Niekerk says her team is fit and match ready, and keen to start their 2017 ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup campaign against Pakistan in Leicester in the best way.
Chloe Tryon’s big hitting sees Momentum SA beat Group B key competitor Pakistan to take an early lead in the opening ICC’s Women’s World Cup Qualifying Tournament fixture, in Sri Lanka on Tuesday
The Momentum Proteas beat both Ireland and Pakistan on Wednesday, taking the South Africans to the top of the Qatar International Women’s Cricket triangular group-stage log, and qualifying them for the triangular series final against Pakistan on Friday
Five-for haul for Dané van Niekerk added to calm fourty-plus by Shandré Fritz gives Proteas winning boost ahead of ODI triangular final vs Pakistan on Friday