Proteas face New Zealand’s White Ferns in their opening match of the ICC Women’s World Cup 2013 India, and while Coach Hilton Moreeng views the World Cup as the challenge of their lives, Momentum Proteas captain Mignon du Preez says team will focus on taking one match at a time
The Momentum Proteas begin their ICC Women’s World Cup campaign on Friday when they face New Zealand. Their final Group match against Pakistan on February 5 may prove decisive as both teams vie for the final Group B spot in the Super Sixes.
Bowlers paradise but Dané van Niekerk Momentum SA stands out with bat and ball as Proteas suffer 2-wicket loss to Sri Lanka, in their second and final warm-up ahead of the ICC Women’s World Cup 2013 in India
Shabnim Ismail, who missed the recent tour to the West Indies, because of work commitments, returns to the South African squad for the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup, which gets underway at the end of January.
Despite solid stand-out by skipper Mignon du Preez and the returning stalwart and former captain Cri-Zelda Brits, the Proteas have lost the 1st of 2 T20’s against West Indies in St Lucia on Saturday
The SA women’s cricket team have been held to a 2-all draw by West Indies in Dominica on Tuesday evening, two losses in Dominica with a rained-out match levelling the honours after the tourists earlier opened the series with two emphatic wins in St Kitts.
The Proteas have taken a two-nil lead over West Indies in their five-match series ahead of the ICC Women’s World Cup 2013, which starts at the end of the month.
Cricket South Africa has welcomed back former Proteas women’s cricket captain Cri-Zelda Brits, who returns to the squad after taking a break from international cricket last year.
Proteas record narrow win over Pakistan in ICC World Twenty20 play-off math to secure qualification to the 2014 tournament
Proteas captain Mignon du Preez believes the gap is closing between the top and emerging nations. Du Preez will lead her team out against the West Indies on Sunday in the hope of making the ICC Women’s World T20 semifinals, despite today’s loss to New Zealand.