Change is in the air in Britain. Yet on cricket’s most hallowed ground, two elite schools on Friday played out the latest act in a 200-year-old drama.
The Northern Champions lived up to their name as they emerged victorious on a nail-biting final day to win the CSA Cubs Week.
The Southern Superstars secured a bonus-point victory over the Western Legends in the penultimate round of the U19 Cubs Week to move to the top of the standings.
The Southern Superstars ended the Central Gladiators’ run at the U19 Cubs Week on Friday.
The Central Gladiators are the only unbeaten team after two days of the U19 Cubs Week in Stellenbosch.
Seven years ago today, an Indian schoolboy smashed an unbeaten 1,009 off 323 balls.
Defending Cubs Week champions, the Coastal Conquerors, were on the receiving end of Lhuandré Pretorius’ bat on the opening day of this year’s edition in Stellenbosch.
Western Province’s Juan James has been named captain of the 2022 SA Schools boys team.
Western Province claimed a 146-run victory against KwaZulu-Natal Inland in the main match of the Khaya Majola Week at the Coetzenburg Oval on Sunday.
Hoërskool Die Anker crushed Springs Boys’ High School by 698 runs in a 1st XI 50-over match last Saturday.
Schoolboy batting sensation Richard Seletswane scored 172* off 189 balls in a match for St Stithians against St John’s on Tuesday.
The SA Schools and SA Colts teams were announced at the start of the final day of the Khaya Majola Week in Potchefstroom.
The rise of Jeppe High School for Boys under Mike Bechet has been one of the success stories of Johannesburg schools sport, writes THEO GARRUN.
Four schools remained unbeaten at the Independent Schools Cricket Festival at St Alban’s College, writes THEO GARRUN.
A number of South African cricketers were all born in 2000 and turn 20 in 2020. SA Cricket magazine looks at this unique crop of talent …