6 Western Province players named in 16-man SA Over-40 squad

South Africa Over-40Wayne Hendricks, Jaco Castle, Ashwell Prince, Dan Styer, Ridiwaan Williams, Werner Moolman (from left to right).

The Veterans Cricket Association of South Africa have announced the South Africa Over-40 squad.

The squad was named after this week’s over-40 inter-provincial tournament in Johannesburg. Western Province Over-40 beat East Rand Over-40 in the final.

Lions Over-40 captain Warren Dugmore was named Batsman of the Tournament and Western Province Over-40 spinner Wayne Hendricks Bowler of the Tournament.

Border Over-40 all-rounder Lundi Mbane was named Player of the Tournament.

The 16-man South Africa Over-40 squad features six players from Western Province Over-40, four from Lions Over-40 and two from East Rand Over-40.

Dolphins Over-40 and Boland Over-40, who finished in second-last and last position respectively in the inter-provincial tournament, have one representative each.

Border Over-40 and Eastern Province Over-40 have one representative each, too. Titans Over-40 failed to have a player selected for South Africa Over-40.

The South Africa Over-40 squad will compete in the Africa Cup later this year.

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South Africa Over-40 squad

  1. Ashwell Prince (captain, Western Province Over-40)
  2. Warren Dugmore (vice-captain, Lions Over-40)
  3. Pieter Booysen (East Rand Over-40)
  4. Brandon Buckley (Lions Over-40)
  5. Jaco Castle (Western Province Over-40)
  6. Yasser Ditta (Lions Over-40)
  7. Johan Fourie (Lions Over-40)
  8. Charl Groenewald (Dolphins Over-40)
  9. Wayne Hendricks (Western Province Over-40)
  10. Nathan Jones (Eastern Province Over-40)
  11. Lundi Mbane (Border Over-40)
  12. Werner Moolman (Western Province Over-40)
  13. Kyle Smit (East Rand Over-40)
  14. Dan Styer (Western Province Over-40)
  15. Abdul-aziz Temoor (Boland Over-40)
  16. Ridiwaan Williams (Western Province Over-40)

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