Bryce Parsons took 6-77 as the SA U19 side battled to contain the Indian U19 batsmen on day two of the first Youth Test at Thiruvananthapuram in India, but the loss of three SA U19 wickets before the close of play have put the young Proteas side under huge pressure.
This weekend is the half-term break for independent schools, but there is no time off for their 1st and U15A cricket teams. They will be in Gauteng from Thursday to Monday for their respective ISCF festivals, writes THEO GARRUN.
Langenhoven Gimnasium have won the South Western Districts T20 Schools Challenge Provincial title after beating Bridgton RPC by five wickets in the final.
St Andrews College beat Grey High by four wickets to clinch the Eastern Province 2019 T20 Schools Challenge Provincial Final.
The widespread rain over the northern parts of the country on Friday and Saturday meant there was no cricket possible in that part of the country, throwing the provincial playoffs in the T20 School Challenge into disarray, writes THEO GARRUN.
The South Africa U19 team leaves for their tour to India on Friday and Andile Mokgakane, Lifa Ntanzi and Thamsanqa Khumalo are excited to compete against the four-time U19 Cricket World Cup champions.
Four Coke T20 provincial finals will take place this weekend around South Africa, writes THEO GARRUN.
Defending schools T20 champions St Andrews School have qualified for the Knights Franchise finals of the T20 Schools Challenge after a thrilling three-wicket win over Grey College.
Parktown Boys’ High School recorded a satisfying four-wicket win over CBC Boksburg at the weekend, proving to their detractors that cricket is alive and well at the school, writes THEO GARRUN.
Paarl Gimnasium won the Boland T20 Schools Challenge Provincial Final on Sunday after beating Paarl Boys High by eight wickets.
The annual Montrose Night Challenge, a Joburg primary schools T20 series played on Friday afternoons and nights, has been badly disrupted by the weather, writes THEO GARRUN.
St Charles clinched the KwaZulu-Natal Inland Schools T20 Challenge provincial title when they beat Michaelhouse by 60 runs in the final at Michaelhouse on Friday, writes THEO GARRUN.
Jeppe High school for Boys are emerging as one of the sides to watch in Joburg schools cricket this season after winning their fifth game in a row last Saturday, writes THEO GARRUN.
The first of the Schools T20 provincial playoff tournaments take place at Kearsney College this week, writes THEO GARRUN.
Grey College and St Andrew’s experienced mixed fortunes on their trip to Joburg, writes THEO GARRUN.