Tuesday, 07 April 2020.
Bloemfontein: The VKB Knights Head Coach Allan Donald today announced the squad of the Central Franchise for the 2020/2021 season.
Northern Cape opening batsman Jacques Snyman has been rewarded with a franchise contract after an excellent performance in both CSA 3-day Provincial Cup and CSA Provincial 1-Day Challenge. Snyman also displayed his true potential in the Momentum One Day Cup campaign for the VKB Knights.
Free State opening bowler, Duan Jansen has also received a franchise contract after an impressive season at senior Provincial level.
Former WSB Cape Cobras Matthew Kleinveldt and Ferisco Adams; Momentum Multiply Titans duo, Alfred Mothoa and Jonathan Vandiar as well as Imperial Lions’ Migael Pretorius also join the Bloemfontein-based VKB Knights.
“I would like to congratulate the guys on their new contracts and I think the squad we have, led by captain Pite van Biljon is a good one”, commented VKB Knights Head Coach Allan Donald.
“It is fantastic to have these guys join us. With the addition of our new signings, we have a number of options at the top order. Looking at guys like Jonathan Vandiar, Jacques Snyman, Raynard Van Tonder and Matthew Kleinveldt”.
“I believe we have the capability and we have stars in the making to take this franchise forward and make cricket in the central region great”, added Donald.
VKB Knights squad for the 2020/2021 season:
Pite van Biljon (captain), Ferisco Adams, Mbulelo Budaza, Gerald Coetzee, Andries Gous, Duan Jansen, Matthew Kleinveldt, Patrick Kruger, Wandile Makwetu, Grant Mokoena, Alfred Mothoa, Migael Pretorius, Jacques Snyman, Raynard Van Tonder, Jonathan Vandiar and Shaun von Berg.