Gap between traditional schools and Hubs narrowing in Momentum Friendship Games

MOMENTUM’S Friendship Games are already narrowing the gap between traditional cricket schools and Cricket South Africa’s (CSA) Hubs and Regional Performance Centres (RPCs) teams. This is according to Gelvandale Hub head coach Robin du Plessis, whose under-15 side gave a much-improved account of itself in its return T20 fixture against Grey High School in Port […]

St. Alban's edge Mamelodi RPC in spite of Maluleke heroics

Standard Bank Mamelodi Regional Performance Centre (RPC) came agonisingly close to upstaging St Alban’s College but fell five runs short in the latest Momentum Friendship Games meeting in Pretoria on Wednesday. In a thrilling affair hosted by St Alban’s at Lynnwood Glen, the hosts won the toss and batted first, posting 113 for three in […]

Kearsney College secures victory against Chatsworth RPC in Momentum Friendship Game

Captain Callum Mckeown top-scored for Kearsney College as they clinched the enthralling Momentum Friendship Games match against the Chatsworth Standard Bank Regional Performance Centre (RPC) at the Chatsworth Oval in Durban on Wednesday. The low-scoring affair went to the final over before the visitors claimed an 8-run win. Mckeown played a controlled innings of 43 […]

Du Plessis and Van Niekerk honoured with CSA's top awards

FAF DU PLESSIS and Dane van Niekerk were recognised in the company of the country’s cricketing elite when they were named South African Cricketer of the Year in their respective categories at a glittering Cricket South Africa (CSA) awards function in Pretoria on Saturday evening. It was a first for the Standard Bank Proteas captain […]

CSA and New Balance join hands to kit out RPC and Hubs Youngsters

CRICKET SOUTH AFRICA (CSA) and New Balance South Africa have joined hands to ensure that all the youth cricketers from the Standard Bank RPC’s and Hubs programs will have a full set of playing kit for their participation in the various National Age Group Weeks. New Balance will provide Cricket equipment for 56 boys and […]

Rawat stars as St Stithians win Momentum Friendship game

St Stithians College celebrated success in the latest Momentum Friendship Game after comfortably beating Standard Bank Dobsonville Regional Performance Centre (RPC) by 32 runs in their Johannesburg clash on Friday night. Batting first, the hosts amassed 149 for seven with Yusuf Rawat top-scoring with a superb 70 off just 51 balls, an innings that included […]

Saxena, Varma bat visitors to victory over SA u19s in opening Youth ODI

Half-centuries from Divyaansh Saxena and Tilak Varma helped India under-19s claim a comfortable nine-wicket triumph over South Africa under-19s in the first Youth One-Day International (ODI) encounter in East London on Thursday. The Boxing Day victory at the Buffalo Park Stadium gives the visitors a one-nil lead in the three-match series as both sides continue […]

Breetzke hits century but West Indies win U19 series

Matthew Breetzke struck his second century in three games but it was not enough as the Coca-Cola South Africa Under-19s slipped to heart-breaking, two-run defeat to West Indies in their Youth One-Day International series decider at the Chatsworth Oval in Durban on Wednesday. Chasing 245 for victory, the hosts appeared to be cruising to victory […]

CSA brings on "Mr Cricket"

Cricket South Africa (CSA) has taken a technological leap forward with the acquisition of “Mr Cricket”, an advanced performance analysis software. The product is the brain-child of the Proteas’ performance analyst, Prasanna Agoram, and will be integrated into all CSA’s High Performance teams, including the Momentum Proteas Women and South Africa U19.

SA U19s in ‘good space’ ahead of Youth ODI Quadrangular series opener

South Africa under-19s batting coach, Siyabonga Sibiya, is happy that the team is in a good frame of mind and is focused on their task at hand as they prepare to take on India in the first match of the Youth One-Day International (ODI) Quadrangular series in Chatsworth on Friday. The four-team series also features […]