A group made up of nationally contracted, High-Performance and academy players, have assembled in Pretoria for a week-long training programme as the Momentum Proteas continue to work towards the start of their 2020/21 season.
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Momentum Proteas players, Nonkululeko Mlaba and Nondumiso Shangase lead the way with Jade de Figuerido and Gabisile Nkosi making up the other two spots as intakes for the Powerade National Academy squad.
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The Momentum Proteas squad return for a week-long training camp at the High Performance Centre in Pretoria. The skills-based camp forms part of the women’s revised training schedule, which will include a training camp once a month.
Momentum Proteas rookie, Nonkululeko Mlaba, is elated after receiving recognition from Cricket South Africa for her contributions in the national team. She also highlights conquering self-doubt when she made her debut in India.
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.
Experienced national players, Trisha Chetty, Shabnim Ismail, Nondumiso Shangase, Chloe Tryon and Nonkuleleko Mlaba, headline the Hollywoodbets KZN Coastal Women’s squad for the 2020/21 season.
Cricket South Africa appoints former Momentum Proteas all-rounder Dinesha Devnarain in a dual role as full-time Women’s Under-19s and CSA Women’s National Academy head coach.
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