Cricket Achievers 2016 & Final Fixtures for Term 1

With the first term cricket fixtures drawing to a close with our traditional derby matches against SACS, we congratulate our individual stand-out cricketing performances of 2016, and wish all our teams the very best of ‘friendship, rivalry and competition’ in their matches this weekend. Centuries Josh Breed (1st XI) 107* vs Churchie Grammar, 12 January […]

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Wynberg 175: Six-a-Side Cricket Festival – the Photos & Story

Wynberg 175 Launch Week: Six-a-Side Cricket Festival, Sunday 31 January 2016 The Wynberg Boys’ Schools took great pleasure in hosting old school rivals and friends in a six-a-side festival and mini cricket carnival at PPC Newlands. With a strong old boys’ element in the Six-a-Side teams, the event presented a unique opportunity for the schools’ […]

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New Cricket Umpires 2015

Congratulations to Wynberg’s newly-qualified cricket umpires, all of whom attended a four-day course ahead of writing the exam. In what is a ‘first’, according to the course convenor Jeff Wolhuter, all Wynberg’s candidates passed the course on their first attempt, with Justin Sproul achieving top marks of 46/45 (getting the bonus mark question correct).  Special […]

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The Jacques Kallis Tribute Dinner

The Wynberg Old Boys’ Union is hosting this dinner in a tribute to one of our school’s most significant sons, and you are invited to be a part of this historic evening. A dinner for all cricket supporters and players. Join us in honouring Jacques Kallis, recognised by the cricketing world as a true legend of […]

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700 1st XI Cricket Matches: Coach Lefson Interview

On the milestone occasion of Eric Lefson’s 700th match as 1st XI coach, MIC of Wynberg Cricket, Shaun Hewett asked Mr Lefson to look back over his last 16 seasons: Your first, 1st XI opponent and year of fixture? My first game was against St Johns (Harare) in November 1999. I remember it very well for […]

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