Her love for the game began at the age of four.
She captained the SA U/19 squad at the age of 16.
She made her debut for South Africa at the same age.
Her favourite cricketer is Shane Warne.
Van Niekerk also pays hockey and softball.
She is studying Sports Management in Port Elizabeth.
She loves to cook & is really good at it too.
Van Niekerk and Marizanne Kapp are the first female cricketers to be included in the Eastern Province Cricket Academy, playing with male cricketers.
India claimed a convincing, 49-run victory over the Momentum Proteas in their first match of the Super Six stage of the ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2017 in Colombo on Wednesday
South Africa captain Dane van Niekerk is open to trying out some new combinations in her team’s last match of the preliminary league which ends on Monday, when the Super Six teams are decided in the ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifier 2017
The fourth women’s One-Day International between the Momentum Proteas and Australia went down to the final ball, ending in a draw at C.ex Coffs International Stadium in Coffs Harbour on Sunday
The Momentum Proteas have gathered in Canberra, Australia to begin their five-match, One-Day International (ODI ) series against the hosts from 18-29 November. The first three matches of this first ever stand-alone series between the two countries will form part of the ICC Women’s Cricket Challenge, for which the hosts have already qualified. South Africa ...