The Proteas Women batters stepped up to the plate in the team’s emphatic seven-wicket win over the Sri Lanka Women in their Women’s World T20 match opener at Gros Islet.
CSA has congratulated Dane van Niekerk, Laura Wolvaardt and Marizanne Kapp on their selection for the Women’s World Cup 2017 Team of the Tournament.
Proteas coach Hilton Moreeng believes the side has the potential to reach the top of the world rankings.
Harmanpreet Kaur’s phenomenal 171 off 115 balls set the tone for India, as they claimed a 36-run semi-final victory against the defending champions Australia.
Dane van Niekerk says that the Proteas Women tried hard to make South Africa proud, irrespective of their heartbreaking semi-final exit.
Laura Wolvaardt and Mignon du Preez struck half-centuries as the Proteas Women posted 218-6 in their World Cup semi-final clash against England.
The Proteas have won the toss and have opted to bat first against England, as they look to reach the World Cup final for the first time in their history.
Dane van Niekerk says that she is proud of the way her ladies have performed throughout the tournament.
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Dane van Niekerk said one of South Africa’s poorest performances in the field was the main contributor to the 59-run defeat to Australia on Saturday.
Sune Luus’ 5-67 was in vain as the Proteas slumped to a 59-run defeat to Australia in the World Cup on Saturday.
Dane van Niekerk remains optimistic about the Proteas’ chances against Australia in the final World Cup round-robin clash on Saturday.
Proteas Women’s coach Hilton Moreeng says his side have exceeded expectations by reaching the World Cup semi-finals.
Dane van Niekerk believes that the Proteas Women can reach the World Cup semi-final despite tight contention at the top of the standings.
Mignon du Preez is not taking Sri Lanka for granted as the Proteas Women prepare for the crucial clash in Taunton on Wednesday.