Botswana host Under-19 girls tourney

The Botswana Cricket Association (BCA) Oval will host a Four Nations Under-19 girls tournament that starts today until Sunday.

The tournament will feature four nations, Namibia, Mozambique, Zimbabwe and the hosts Botswana.

Botswana play Mozambique in the opening match this morning at 9:30am.

Botswana has 15 players in camp under the guidance of BCA development officer, Elvis Chipfumbu. However, Botswana will miss the services of hard-hitting Shameela Mosweu who has graduated to the senior team. Florence Samanyika captains the team.


Botswana hosts the four nations tournament every year in a bid to help develop the girls’ cricket. Zimbabwe are the defending champions.

 

Botswana squad

Botsogo Mpedi, Collin Mokibelo, Tuelo Shadrack, Amantle Mokgotlhe, Thapelo Modise, Goabilwe Matome, Laura Mophakedi  (w/k), Botho Freeman, Florence Samanyika  (capt), Olebogeng Batisani, Jacqueline Kgang, Bontle Madimabe, Precious Leano Modimo, Thandiwe Legabile, Precious Pebe

 

Fixtures

21.08.2015 - Botswana vs Mozambique, BCA –A

21.08.2015 - Zimbabwe vs Namibia, BCA-B

22.08.2015 - Mozambique vs Zimbabwe, BCA-A

22.08.2015 - Botswana vs Namibia, BCA-B

23.08.2015 - Botswana vs Zimbabwe, BCA-A

23.08.2015 - Namibia vs Mozambique, BCA-B

All matches will commence at 9:30am

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