Entries by David Brooke

Prince announces Cobras Squad for 2020/2021 season

World Sports Betting Cape Cobras coach Ashwell Prince has announced his squad for the 2020/2021 season. Boland duo, batsman Isma-eel Gafieldien and fast bowler Ziyaad Abrahams, have been rewarded with franchise contracts after impressive seasons for Boland in both the CSA 3 Day Provincial and 1 Day Competitions. Gafieldien finished the tournament with 712 runs, […]

Linde tops off prolific season with top Cobras Awards

World Sports Betting Cape Cobras all-rounder George Linde rounded off his season of personal success by adding three more Awards at the Annual World Sports Betting Cape Cobras end of season Awards. Whilst there was no official function due to the country-wide lockdown, the Awards signal the official end to the 2019/2020 season which was […]

Linde named SACA 2019/2020 SACA MVP

The South African Cricketers’ Association (SACA) on Friday congratulated Cape Cobras all-rounder George Linde on ending the season at the top of the overall SACA MVP in domestic franchise cricket for the 2019/20 season.   Linde finished on a total of 325.337 points, a handful of points ahead of Dolphins duo, all-rounder, Prenelan Subrayen (306.297) and wicketkeeper-batsman, Grant Roelofsen […]

CSA announces Domestic Playing Structures for 2020/21 season

Cricket South Africa (CSA) today announced the domestic playing structure for the franchise and provincial 2020/21 season that will also see the innovative launch of new competitions at amateur level. The six franchises will again contest the professional competitions while all 15 affiliates will be involved in the provincial competitions. The new structures, as recommended […]

Cobras Colts win Franchise Academy Week

Lehan Botha recorded a timeous first century of the Cricket South Africa (CSA) Franchise Academy 1-Day Week as the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras were crowned champions on a thrilling final day of action in George on Saturday. All three matches went down to the wire in the Western Cape, where there were also wins […]

Magala destroys Cobras to end MODC campaign

Sisanda Magala claimed a career-best six wickets to help the Warriors end their Momentum One-Day Cup regular season in style by crushing the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras by eight wickets in East London on Saturday. The hosts were already more or less assured of a place in the semi-finals before the start of the […]

Cobras hopes hanging by a thread after Knights loss

An inspired bowling display followed by Patrick Kruger’s dashing half-century ensured that the VKB Knights were still very much alive in the race for the Momentum One-Day Cup semi-finals after they blew away the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras with a bonus point victory in Oudtshoorn on Saturday. The Central Franchise won by seven wickets […]

Prince: They’re all must-win games

World Sports Betting Cape Cobras coach Ashwell Prince is preparing his side for the next three crucial Momentum One Day Cup matches as he calls on his team to step up and secure a semi-final spot in the competition. With the team currently sitting last on the table, Prince is under no illusions as to […]

Cobras sign Mosehle on loan

World Sports Betting Cape Cobras today announced the signing of KZN-Inland wicket-keeper batsman Mangaliso Mosehle on loan for the remainder of the Momentum One Day Cup campaign. The 29-year-old has played for South Africa in 7 T20 Internationals and also has 123 List A matches under his belt and has had previous stints with the […]

Linde earns Proteas ODI call-up for India Tour

Left-arm spinner, George Linde has received his maiden call-up into the Standard Bank Proteas’ One-Day International (ODI) team ahead of their short outbound tour to India from 12-17 March 2020. It will consist of a three-match ODI series taking place in Dharamsala, Lucknow and Kolkata. The 15-man squad also sees the return of rested players, […]