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The Cricket South Africa Rural Coastal Week has kicked-off today in the South Western Districts (SWD) and will take place from 24 – 27 February 2022 with the following participating teams:
Boland, Border Aloes, Border Country, Border Village, EP Grahamstown, EP Midlands, KEI, SWD.
CSA Acting CEO, Pholetsi Moseki highlighted the importance of Rural Cricket in the country and conveyed his gratitude to the CSA Affiliates and hosting members on their contributions to the development of the CSA Pathway.
“Our involvement with Rural Cricket South Africa has given us the opportunity to use the game of cricket as a means to impact participants beyond the sporting fields, providing positive experiences with lasting cricket memories and building well-rounded individuals”, said Moseki.
CSA Senior Cricket Manager, Johan Weyers also highlighted the importance of the Rural Weeks as they provide all players with equal opportunities and sent best wishes to the participating teams.
“I wish our participating teams everything of the best and may your cricket experience fulfil your dreams and enable you to make new and enduring friendships”, said Weyers.
The SA Rural XI that will play in representative matches will be selected after the conclusion of Rural Coastal Week.
Fixtures for the Coastal Rural Week are attached, and all games can be streamed on: www.PitchVision.com
CSA RURAL WEEK COASTAL SQUADS:
BOLAND: Smith Brendon, Lochner Niel, Erasmus Brandon, Engelbrecht Nathan, Abrahim Warwick, Lukas Christo, Oosthuizen Krisnan, Smit Rian, Smith Devon, Rooms Sergio, Majebe Handani, Jeftha Marshin, Ndike Sanele.
BORDER ALOES: Rodolo Lonwabo, Hanabe Lukhanyo, Gush Simah, Makhaphela Sokana, Ngqoba Siphelele, Khala Sinethemba, Hoko Aviwe, Magenge Siysisanda, Magijima Athi, Mjakula Masixole, Nabe Samnkelo, Shoba Lwando, Tshomela Sinethemba.
BORDER COUNTRY: Mlungwana Yonelela, Sentwa Aviwe, Sihunu Akhona, Langa Babalo, Bhontsi Avuyile, Lwana Asakhe, Gantsho Mbasa, Dekeza Lolwethu, Tongo Ayabonga, Davids Chester, Mati Mthunzi, Ngwane Axola, Fumba Myolisi.
BORDER VILLAGE: Mbangi Camagu, Mandara Siphamandla, Booi Siyabonga, Mekute Sifiso, Mzamo Loyiso, Fojela Luyanda, Rebe Akhanya, Mlungwana Yamkela, Krweqe Siphamandla, Oliphant, Yamkela, Saliwa Siphelele, Pawuli Lindokuhle, Siqoko Thabang.
EP GRAHAMSTOWN: Ncete Thando, Antoni Mntunsi, Sam Lukhanyo, Ngougi Brain, Brotherton Busta, Van Rensburg Josh, White Adrian, Blenkenskop Daine, Van Heerden Bradley, Brooks Ruwayne, Brown Duanne, Haarhoff Carriston, Loutz Marquen.
EP MIDLANDS: Potgieter Andy, Booysen Ray-Lanche, Jack Vinny-Jon, Du Plessis Waylon, Dejager Darius, Booysen Jacques, Rautenbach Nico, Christoffels Marchello, Booysen McDonald, Draai Juandre, Mfecane Mandilakhe, Lubengu Akhona, Jones Denovan.
KEI: Mamphofu Onke, Bulo Aphiwe, Moshani Siqibo, Mzimane Sinethemba, Loyiso Khatywa, Mfazwe Athi, Nciweni Wandile, Masokoswa Victor, Mandiwona Joshua, Notshinga Mawande, Madubela Yanga, Mqaleni Nangamso, Nomphanda Lukho.
SWD: Muller Levin, Meyer Shaun-Dee, Esau Grant, Vuba Mesuli, Bekker Roann, Burns Geon, George Bazil-Jnr, Kemmies Ravin-Lee, Mbathane Unathi, Stuurman Franklin, Erasmus Geronovan, Gcanga Mihlali, Xakani Yamkela.