If he consistently puts in solid performances and controls the game like he did against Northern Cape, his name will pop up in selection meetings for the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras when injuries occur, said Paul Adams about Western Province fast bowler Justin Dill.
The Western Province Cricket Association yesterday mourned the passing of Oswald Swift Mama, a founder member of the Langa cricket club and an outstanding versatile sportsman who represented Western Province’s black African teams in both cricket and rugby. Mama was 83.
Former Cape Cobras and Western Province stalwart, Andrew Puttick, has been appointed as a batting consultant for the Western Province Cricket Association. Puttick will invest his 20 years’ experience at first-class level into developing stars from Western Province who can represent South Africa.
Paul Adams is backing his senior batsmen and all-rounders to amass big scores, while he is confident he possesses the variety and depth in his bowling attack to defeat Easterns when Western Province kick off their Three-Day Cup competition at PPC Newlands on Thursday.
Dieter Swanepoel has been promoted to the position of Western Province senior provincial assistant coach, while Gurshwin Rabie will take care of the WP Provincial Academy and also serve as provincial U19 boys head coach