ricket South Africa match officials, Lauren Agenbag and Shandré Fritz, receive praise for outstanding efforts following their maiden Women’s One-Day International assignments in the recently concluded series between the Momentum Proteas and Pakistan.
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Cricket South Africa Match Official, Shandre Fritz, chatted to gsport Editor, Kass Naidoo, about transitioning from cricketer to match referee, having set the path for future Proteas Women players
Shandre Fritz broke new ground for women’s match officials as she debuted as a Cricket South Africa match referee for a first-class match between the Imperial Lions and the Hollywoodbets Dolphins on Monday
Proteas Women wicket-keeper Trisha Chetty has fought off a back injury to work her way back into the national team. She spoke to gsport about her trying times which saw her out of action for most of the 2018/19 domestic season.
As part of the CSA’s commitment for gender equality at all levels of the game, the federation have announced Shandre Fritz as a member of the Match Referees Panel and Lauran Agenbag on the Reserve List Umpires Panel
Brave Momemtum Proteas bow out of ICC WT20 after 9-wicket loss to pre-tournament favourates England
Momentum Proteas skipper Mignon du Preez captain scored her third T20I half-century in a winning effort that put the South Africans ahead of New Zealand’s White Ferns in their battle for the second of two Group A semi-final berths in Bangladesh
The Momentum Proteas posted 165/5 after winning the toss and opting to bat, before Shabnim Ismail and Dané van Niekerk lead the bowling attack to win the South Africans an 86-run win to stay in contention at the ICC Women’s World T20 in Bangladesh
The Momentum Proteas put in a gritty performance but it wasn’t good enough as they lost by six wickets to World Champions Australia, in their second ICC Women’s World Twenty20 group-stage match in Sylhet, Bangladesh.