Trevor Stevens
Editor
3 minute read
21 Mar 2021
8:58 am

Proteas women’s success inspiring girls to take up cricket

Trevor Stevens

The future looks bright for SA's women's team; people are starting to stand up and notice them, which is fantastic news.

The Proteas women's cricket team, who're winning on the field, and gaining followers off it, are inspiring young girls to consider cricket as their preferred sporting choice. Picture: Darren Stewart/Gallo Images

Covid-19 and almost a year of lockdown has claimed many victims. Families have suffered, many businesses have closed their doors, and people generally struggle to keep up with the demands of life each day. We've all been so caught up in trying to put our best foot forward daily that we have forgotten about the toll it has taken on our children.  Overnight they had to adjust the way they live their lives, and not just from an education point of view. One such aspect that has hit hard is school sport – such an important part of a child's...