South Africa girls to obtain 500,000-rand money prize for profitable limited-overs tour of India
Johannesburg: The South African girls’s cricket staff shall be rewarded with a money prize of 500,000 rand for profitable the dual bilateral away collection in opposition to India final month, nation’s sports activities minister Nathi Mthetwa introduced.
The Proteas girls beat India 4-1 within the five-match one-day collection and in addition gained the T20Is by 2-1 margin.
On the Sports activities Excellence Awards, Mthetwa introduced that the quantity R500,000 (INR 26.28 lakh) shall be equally distributed among the many members of the squad.
“The Proteas girls’s cricket staff as soon as once more made historical past by profitable the ODI Collection and the T20 Collection (in India),” Mthetwa mentioned.
“Earlier than the India tour, the staff reached the semi-finals of the ICC Ladies’s T20 World Cup, which was held in Australia final yr.
In addition they beat guests Pakistan in each the T20 and One-Day-Worldwide collection 3-0 in February and March, which Mthetwa described as “an distinctive efficiency.”
“While we proceed to battle the pandemic, South African athletes have continued to do battle in worldwide sporting competitions. These troopers have been flying the South African flag excessive and continued to entertain and convey pleasure to South Africans,” Mthetwa mentioned.
A number of different athletes additionally acquired an award of R20,000 every.
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