KIRSTEN: MSL HAS HUGE VALUE FOR SA CRICKET: Durban Heat coach Gary Kirsten is excited about what the Mzansi Super League (MSL) can do for South African cricket, saying it has all the potential to unearth future stars for the Standard Bank Proteas. The legendary Protea will be getting his first taste of the action in season 2.0 after being appointed as the team leader at Kingsmead earlier this season. Kirsten has a glittering CV both as player and coach. He led India to the World Cup title in 2011 and is also a former South Africa coach. The … [Read more...]

EP Cricket again posts good results and is on the front foot for next season

EP Cricket again posts good results and is on the front foot for next season: Eastern Province Cricket is well placed to grow both the game and the company in the years ahead, according to president Donovan May. In his president’s report to the board and members May says “our financial position has improved dramatically since 2014. We posted good results again the last financial year (2017/2018), and are a going concern, with a good unqualified audit report. “This paints a good picture for Eastern Province Cricket going forward”. On the field, … [Read more...]

Dolphins bowled over by blind cricket encounter – Featured Durban Blog

Dolphins bowled over by blind cricket encounter: Durban – The KwaZulu-Natal Blind Cricket team celebrated a special win when they beat the Hollywoodbets Dolphins in a friendly match at the Kingsmead Oval on Saturday, coming out convincing victors by nine wickets. While the match was an entertaining event, it was also a profoundly moving and insightful affair for the Hollywoodbets Dolphins players, who had to wear blindfolds and blacked-out glasses to make the match against the blind cricketers a fair one. The game is very different from … [Read more...]

KZN Cricket Union host successful AGM – Featured Durban Blog

KZN Cricket Union host successful AGM: Durban – The 26th Annual General Meeting of the KwaZulu-Natal Cricket Union took place at Kingsmead Cricket Stadium last night, with a number of successes from the past season being highlighted as the union plots its path forward into the 2019-2020 season. The meeting was well attended by representatives from all districts, represented by members from towns as far as Newcastle, Pongola, Empangeni and Port Shepstone. The President of KZN Cricket Ben Dladla spoke about the importance of making sure that all … [Read more...]