Ashwell Prince returns to club cricket

Ashwell PrinceFile image: Ashwell Prince.

Former Proteas batsman Ashwell Prince has been named in Victoria Cricket Club’s XI for this week’s Western Province Veterans Cricket Association league fixture against Green Point Cricket Club.

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Prince represented Gelvandale Cricket Club in Port Elizabeth and Victoria Cricket Club in Cape Town en route to an international career that yielded 66 Test and 52 ODI appearances.

He then moved into coaching with the Cape Cobras and, more recently, Bangladesh.

The Western Province Veterans Cricket Association league has featured other former Proteas, too, including Peter Kirsten Louis Koen and Alan Dawson.

2021-22 WPVCA league groups

Group A

  1. Cape Town Cricket Club
  2. Claremont Cricket Club
  3. Fish Hoek Cricket Club
  4. Primrose Cricket Club
  5. St Augustine Cricket Club
  6. Hanover Park Cricket Club
  7. Victoria Cricket Club

Group B

  1. Green Point Cricket Club
  2. Montrose Cricket Club
  3. Pinelands Cricket Club
  4. Rondebosch Cricket Club
  5. Western Province Cricket Club
  6. United Cricket Club
  7. Northern Knights

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