Cricket history goes as far back as the 13th century and just like many other games, it has an English history. However, cricket is adored world wide now and the rainbow nation has produced outstanding cricket players that have conquered the world. Cricketers must respect the “Spirit of Cricket” which has Respect, Fair Play and Congratulating winners at its core. The NWU Mafikeng campus sports department facilitates the growth of athletes that are cricket lovers and the team competes in a number of competitions to provide the players with the perfect exposure.
NWU Mafikeng Cricket team is making their presence felt in the Province and at the National level too. In 2014 they made the League Quarter finals, 2016 - Second Place Annual T20 competition, 2017 - USSA B third place, 2018 - USSA B third place and 2019 - 1 Player selected for NW Rural cricket (Provincial level).
Conrad de Swardt
NWU Cricket Club
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