Momentum Proteas head coach Hilton Moreeng is not getting too excited despite all the good signs displayed by South Africa when they returned to action for the first time in nearly a year against Pakistan in Durban.
A second successive half-century by Tazmin Brits and a career-best bowling return by Shabnim Ismail helped the Momentum Proteas move into an unassailable 2-0 lead in their three-match Twenty20 International series against Pakistan thanks to an 18-run win at Hollywoodbets Kingsmead Stadium in Durban on Sunday.
Three wickets apiece by Shabnim Ismail, Sune Luus and Ayabonga Khaka proved key in helping the Momentum Proteas complete a 32-run win over Pakistan and with it a 3-0 series whitewash after the final One-Day International at Hollywoodbets Kingsmead Stadium in Durban on Tuesday.
Pakistan women cricket team faced another marginal defeat on Saturday against South Africa as the hosts went 2-0 up in the three-ODI series. In their pursuit of 253 under at sweltering Kingsmead Cricket Stadium
The Momentum Proteas produced a fighting performance with the ball to edge Pakistan Women by 14 runs in a nail-biting 2nd One-Day International (ODI) at Hollywoodbets Kingsmead Stadium in Durban on Saturday to earn an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match ODI series.
The first One-day International between South African women and Pakistan women went down the wire and was decided on the final ball with the hosts securing a close three-run win after a brilliant fightback from the tourists.
Cricket South Africa (CSA) has taken heed the call by President Cyril Ramaphosa to act against the scourge of violence against women and children in this country by officially launching one of the most anticipated events on South Africa’s cricketing calendar, the Black Day One-Day International in Durban.
Cricket South Africa Women’s Under-19 and Women’s National Academy coach, Dinesha Devnarain is pleased with the work the Momentum Proteas players have put in their pre-tour camps and believes that effort has fulfilled the team’s objectives in preparing for their home tour against Pakistan starting in Durban on Wednesday 20 January.