Proteas Women

Proteas Women

  • Coach: Hilton Moreeng
  • ODI Captain: Dane van Niekerk
  • T20 Captain: Dane van Niekerk

Women’s cricket breaks new grounds

93% of sports fans felt ICC Women’s World Cup 2017 had best ever standard of cricket; half of all respondents’ children inspired to try the game and 67% will now follow women’s cricket more closely


Proteas women build on fruitful World Cup campaign

The Momentum Proteas gathered at the Cricket South Africa (CSA) Centre of Excellence in Pretoria today for a national camp ending on Saturday, 16 September


“I just really love to bat” – Wolvaardt

Eighteen-year-old Laura Wolvaardt still believes that she has a lot to learn and work on if she wants to be one of the best batters in the world


Newbies inspired to reach greater heights

The 2017 ICC Women’s World Cup did more for the women’s game than just reach the consciousness of the South African public, it also inspired youngsters, Raisibe Ntozakhe and Nadine de Klerk to want to continue to work hard in order to remain a part of the Momentum Proteas set up.


Impressive stats for Proteas women

Opener, Laura Wolvaardt unsurprisingly topped the batting averages for the Momentum Proteas at the 2017 ICC Women’s World Cup, while captain Dané van Niekerk was the best bowler – not just amongst South Africans, but overall.


CSA congratulates three Proteas on making ICC WWC Tournament Team

CRICKET SOUTH AFRICA (CSA) has congratulated three members of the Momentum Proteas women’s national squad – Dane van Niekerk, Laura Wolvaardt and Marizanne Kapp – on their selection for the ICC Women’s World Cup 2017 Team of the Tournament.


Three South Africans in ICC Women’s World Cup team

The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced the Team of the ICC Women’s World Cup 2017 with India’s Mithali Raj as its captain.


CSA commends Momentum Proteas on memorable World Cup campaign

CRICKET SOUTH AFRICA (CSA) has congratulated the Momentum Proteas women’s team on their memorable and historic ICC Women’s World Cup campaign that came to a nail-biting conclusion in Bristol on Tuesday when they lost their semi-final to hosts England by two wickets off the third last ball of the game.


England edge Proteas women to qualify for World Cup final

England edged the Momentum Proteas by two wickets in a thrilling semi-final match that went down to the last over in Bristol on Tuesday.


Proteas women elect to bat in World Cup semi-final

Momentum Proteas captain, Dane van Niekerk has won the toss and elected to bat first in the first ICC Women’s World Cup semi-final against England in Bristol.


Proteas women on the hunt to make history

Tuesday, 18 July will be a special day for South Africans all over the world, not only because it is International Nelson Mandela Day, but because the Momentum Proteas will seek to make history when they face off against England in the first semi-final of the 2017 ICC Women’s World Cup in Bristol


West Indies U19s level series with Pietermaritzburg win

The five-match Youth One-Day International series between the Coca-Cola South Africa Under-19s and West Indies U19s will go down to the wire after the tourists won the fourth game by four wickets to make it 2-2 in Pietermaritzburg on Sunday