The pre-season squad consisting of Nashua Mobile Cape Cobra contracted players, as well as emerging Cobras from Boland & Western Province, arrives in Boland Park Worcester (NOT Paarl) on Thursday, 6 September at 14h15. The team, in conjunction with Nashua Mobile & Trees for Africa, will plant about 100 trees in celebration of Arbor Day.
Paul Adams, said: “The team loves giving back to the communities that support us, so today, by partnering with Nashua Mobile and Trees for Africa, we are celebrating the beauty and importance of trees. We encourage our FANgS, to get involved and become aware of the many benefits of planting trees”.
He added that the squad will actively coach about 150 scholars of the Boland region from 15h00-17h00. Adams said: ‘We would like for cricket to grow in this region and thank the Breede Valley municipality and Cape Winelands District Municipality for their continuous support”.
On 7 & 9 September, the squad will take on the emerging Cobras in a 3-day camp. Hours of play are as follows:
Session 1 : 10h00 – 12h00
Lunch : 12h00 – 12h30
Session 2 : 12h30 – 14h30
Tea : 14h30 – 15h00
Session 3 : 15h00 – 17h00
Minimum of 90 overs in the day.
Day 3: Play is from 10h00-13h00 and the team departs from Worcester at 15h00
The squads for the 2-day games are as follows:
NASHUA MOBILE CAPE COBRAS
Alistair Gray, Andrew Puttick, Yaseen Vallie, Qaasim Adams, Justin Kemp, Dewald Botha, Bradley Barnes (w/k), Johan Louw, Dane Piedt, Beuren Hendricks, Hilroy Paulse, Rory Kleinveldt, Brendan Young, Travis Muller, Francois Plaatjies,
Management: Paul Adams (coach), Salieg Nackerdien (Technical Coach), Dieter Swanepoel (Fitness Trainer), Shane Jabaar (Physio), Mary-Anne Dove (Performance Coach), Clifford Dodgen (Operations Manager).
EMERGING CAPE COBRAS SQUAD
Imran Nackerdien, Matthew Kleinveldt, Michael Pote, Lenert Van Wyk, Tiaan Cloete, Emile Kriek, Dale Campbell (w/k), Chad Fortune, Siya Simetu, Monde Zondeki, Charl Langeveldt, Lizaad Williams, Ferisco Adams, Carl Raubenheimer
Management: Barney Mohammed (Boland Coach); Faiek Davids (WP Coach)
The Nashua Mobile Cape Cobras departs Worcester on Sunday, 09 September 2012 for Durban and will play the Sunfoil Dolphins in a 3-Day match from 13 - 15 Sepember 2012.