We are super exited to be Co-hosting the following Matches at our Club for the Up Coming Over 50 World Cup, sponsored by Evergreen Lifestyle in conjunction with The Over 50’s World Cup and Veterans Cricket of South Africa.
The Ambassadors for the Over 50s CWC are legends Graeme Pollock, Barry Richards, Mike Proctor, Omar Henry, Peter Kirsten and Dave Richardson.They will be visiting all of the match venues during the tournament.
This Event starts on the 10th of March through to the 24th of March 2020 and is only the second one of its kind,
hosts Australia ended up winning the Cup in a gripping final against Pakistan in 2018. Matches are played with pink balls and are 45 overs a side. Each team play each other, before the top four sides played off to reach the Cup Final, and the bottom four played for the Plate.
The tournament in Cape Town will include four new teams - West Indies, India, Zimbabwe and Namibia - who join Australia, Pakistan, Sri Lanka,New Zealand, England, Wales, Canada and hosts, South Africa.
We are fortunate to host the Warm-Up Match for South Africa against The West Indies on Sunday the 8th of March.
The South Africa Team : Jonty Rhodes, Dave Callaghan, Louis Koen, Alan Dawson, Pieter Strydom, Kenny Jackson,
Dave Holgate, Anwell Newman, Neil Fusedale, Rodney Malamba,, Mlungisi ‘Lefty’ Ngece , Dave Duncan , Warne Rippon ,
Brad Player , Nazeem White, Henry Williams. Coach: Allan Donald , Manager: Roy Meeser , Physio: Marc Naidoo
The West Indian Team: Zamin Amin (captain) , Ishwar Maraj (vice-captain) , Rick Ali , Mark Audain , Narine Bidhesi ,
Julian Charles , Sudesh Dhaniram , Kenny Girdharry , Krishna Harricharan , Fareed Hosein , Howard Jodhan, Hafiz Mohamed ,
Azad Mohammed , Rajendra Sadeo , Roy Singh , Allison Johnson
Our Fixtures: - 10:15 Am Start
Sunday 8-March South Africa v West Indies
Wednesday 11-March New Zealand v West Indies
Wednesday 18-March South Africa v Namibia
Friday 20-March Semi-Finals & Play-offs 36 Division A6 v Division B5
Sunday 22-March Losing Teams' Deciders 38 Loser Match 33 v Loser Match 34