11 May 2015 THE countdown has begun for Cricket South Africa’s glittering season-ending awards function. The much anticipated event will take place on 03 June 2015 at Gallagher Estate in Midrand, Johannesburg. The evening will form part of CSA Day, which will see a breakfast awards event in the morning, honouring those who excelled on the amateur front, as well as a golf day featuring key stakeholders, sponsors and Protea Players. Judging for the CSA Awards has been completed. Last year’s CSA Cricketer of the Year, AB de Villiers, is once again a nominee for the coveted award. He...Read More
Monday, 11 May 2015 TK Apparel and Knights Cricket have announced a 3 year partnership, which will see the Knights play in official TK kit for both home and away matches. CEO of the Knights, Johan van Heerden commented: “With the involvement of TK with various other cricket fraternities such as Indian Premier League teams Kings XI and Royal Challengers we are excited to be associated with an organization that gained huge success in sports globally. Their strong focus on customer satisfaction and quality makes this partnership a great fit and makes the Central Cricket Franchise proud to welcome...Read More
Tuesday, 21 April 2015 CRICKET SOUTH AFRICA (CSA) today launched the 16-team Africa T20 Cup which will be the African curtain-raiser to the 2015-16 season. Zimbabwe, Kenya and Namibia have accepted invitations to compete in the event with the other participants being the 12 CSA Affiliates as well as Associate Member, KZN Inland. The tournament will be a World Cup-style competition, consisting of four pools of four teams each with the winners of each pool advancing to the semi-finals and eventually to the final. Easterns (Sahara Willowmoore Park), North West (Senwes Park), Griquas (Diamond Oval) and Free State (Mangaung...Read More
The Free State Cricket Union once again paid tribute to all our local cricketers ‘Stars of Tomorrow’ with our annual Awards Ceremony that were held at Protea Hotel Central Bloemfontein last night. At this glamorous affair we recognize hard work and dedication of individuals that drive the passion for cricket. The vision of Free State Cricket Union are to be the leading role-player in South African Cricket by promoting, enhancing and developing cricket as the peoples game in the Free State in a responsible and financially viable manner by optimizing all our resources. The evening was a celebration to...Read More
TENTPEGGING: Stephan Jacobs (Grade 11) qualified for his NATIONAL PROTEA colours at the 48th South African Junior National Equestrian Tentpegging Championships. Stephan will be required to represent South Africa in an International Test against Pakistan’s U/19 Junior Tentpegging team during April 2015 at Aitchison College in Lahore, Pakistan. Stephan will be awarded his national Protea colours through participation in this event. The team will be leaving for Lahore, Pakistan on 4 April 2015. CYCLING: The past weekend some of the Grey riders competed in the SA Cup National Cross country race in P.E. Francois Annadale rode exceptionally well, to...Read More
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