KZN face SA’s top schools

2013-09-17 00:00

THERE are some mouth-watering clashes ahead at the 54th Michaelmas Week to be hosted by Maritzburg College starting on Saturday.

The cream of KwaZulu-Natal schools face the cream of schools from the north for four days. The first three days see 50 over matches and on Tuesday, the last day of the week, there will be nine T20 matches.

There are seven grounds in Pietermaritzburg being used, two at College, two at Varsity, the St Charles and Maritzburg Oval and Collegians, with two country district club grounds: Eston and, for the first time, the Richmond Country Club.

Affies, King Edward and St Stithians are arguably the top sides from outside the province, although Grey College can never be taken lightly. Pretoria Boys’, St Alban’s, St John’s and St David’s will also be stern opposition. The ninth side are Hudson Park and each year they are getting stronger, so there will be few easy games for the KZN teams.

Saturday: PMB Oval — Northwood vs KES; Varsity Oval — Kearsney vs Grey College; Goldstones — M College vs St Stithians; Varsity 2 — Glenwood vs Affies; St Charles Oval — St Charles vs St Alban’s; Collegians — DHS vs St David’s; Barns — Hilton vs Hudson Park; Eston — Westville vs Pretoria BHS; Richmond — Michaelhouse vs St John’s.

Sunday: PMB Oval — Michaelhouse vs Hudson Park; Varsity Oval — Glenwood vs St David’s; Goldstones — M College vs St Johns; Varsity 2 — Westville vs St Albans; St Charles Oval — St Charles vs St Stithians; Collegians — Kearsney vs KES; Barns — Northwood vs Pretoria BHS; Eston — DHS vs Grey College; Richmond — Hilton vs Affies.

Monday: PMB Oval — Westville vs St David’s; Varsity Oval — DHS vs St John’s; Goldstones — M College vs Affies; Varsity 2 — Kearsney vs Pretoria BHS; St Charles Oval — St Charles vs Hudson Park; Collegians — Northwood vs Grey College; Barns — Michaelhouse vs St Stithians; Eston — Hilton vs KES; Richmond — Glenwood vs St Alban’s.

Tuesday (T20): PMB Oval — Hilton vs St Alban’s; Varsity Oval -Westville vs Affies; Goldstones — M College vs Pretoria BHS; Varsity 2 — Michaelhouse vs Grey College; St Charles Oval — St Charles vs St David’s; Collegians — Glenwood vs St John’s; Barns — DHS vs KES; Eston — Northwood vs St Stithians; Richmond — Kearsney vs Hudson Park.

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