Cricket team intensifies preparations

Friends of cricket: Johan Rudolph (left) and Evert Laubscher have been helping the Botswana cricket team
Friends of cricket: Johan Rudolph (left) and Evert Laubscher have been helping the Botswana cricket team

Two South African coaches have upped the ante in preparing the Botswana senior men’s cricket team ahead of the ICC World Cup League (WCL) Division 6 tournament to be held in England in September.

The experienced South African coach, John Rudolph and fitness trainer, Evert Laubscher took the team through its paces at the Botswana Cricket Association (BCA) Oval.

Rudolph and Laubscher are working closely with the national team, with the former working on bowling and fielding over the weekend. “I took the boys through different bowling techniques. We were focusing on putting the bowlers in their respective order of bowling,” said Rudolph.

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Happy Independence!

We are 56 years old and what do we have to show for it? Looking at where Botswana started and where it is today, there are a lot of developments, but whether the developments match the number of years we have enjoyed as a country is a topic for another day.The fact that cannot be denied is we have seen major developments, but we are still lacking in several pertinent areas.Our beautiful country imports almost everything. We import fuel, food,...

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