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There are various forms of cricket, a popular bat-and-ball game played on an outdoor field between two teams of eleven players. Central to the game is a rectangular 20-m long pitch which has a wicket comprising three wooden stumps and two bails at one end. The bowler bowls the ball to the batsman, aiming at the stumps or minimise the number of runs the bowler can run. The winning team is that one that scores the most runs from one end of the pitch to the other.

Hilton Moreeng: The Preparation Building up to India Has Been Very Good.

“In Pietermaritzburg, we practiced in slow conditions. The planning has been spot on, now it’s about execution in those tough conditions.” Those are the words of Proteas Women coach Hilton Moreeng ahead of their tour of India. The team...

Watch: Enoch Nkwe Says They Want to Walk Away with a Series Win

The Proteas will start their tour of India with a T20 international on Sunday against India at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium in Dharamshala. Interim Team Director Enoch Nkwe is optimistic that the Proteas will do well in what promises to...

Women’s T20 Super League to Provide More Opportunities for Female Cricketers in SA

Cricket South Africa (CSA) yesterday in Pretoria launched the 4-team Women’s T20 Super League which will provide more opportunities for female cricketer around the country. The inaugural edition takes places between 6-8 September and the second-leg of the competition...

MSL 2.0 Notable Omissions

The much anticipated Mzansi Super League (MSL 2.0) Player Draft saw South Africa’s most promising young talent and also some experienced campaigners being omitted. The player draft take place at the Walter Sisulu Square in Soweto on Tuesday where the...

Proteas Women Stars Shine in KSL 2019

Proteas Women senior players had a good run in the 2019 edition of the Kia Super League (KSL) with Mignon du Preez, Lizelle Lee impressing with the bat whereas Dane van Niekerk was one of the top wicket-takers while...

du Preez: Big Hitting Isn’t Something I am Known For

Former Proteas Women's captain Mignon du Preez, an elegant stroke maker not known for big hitting scored a quick fire 48* of just 25 balls for Loughborough Lightning in the Kia Super League on Friday. du Preez's beautiful knock included...

Exclusive: Masabata Klaas Put Cricket Career on Hold Due to Pregnancy

Proteas pace bowler, Masabata Klaas, has revealed that she put her cricket career on hold for two years because of her pregnancy. In an interview with The Sporting Detail, Masabata Klaas said: “Since my debut in 2010, I have had some ups and...
The Proteas

The Proteas Have the Ability to Perform Under Pressure – Thabang Moroe

The Proteas’ impressive 40-run win against Australia in the third and final One Day International (ODI) at the Bellerive Oval in Hobart on Sunday is an indication that the team has the ability to perform under pressure, says Cricket...
Proteas Women Are Struggling

Sune Luus Admits Proteas Women Are Struggling In Every Game

The Proteas women's batting skills are a continuing struggle with just five days left before they take on Sri Lanka in their opening match of the ICC Women’s World T20. But even though she admits the Proteas women are...
SA Women's Cricket Team

SA Women’s Cricket Team Not Used to Massive Crowds

Dane van Niekerk, captain of the SA Women's cricket team, the Proteas Women, was overwhelmed with the big crowd that gathered at the Cricket South Africa (CSA) head office yesterday in Melrose for her side’s send-off event to the...