Dane van Niekerk in action. ©WICB
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Dane van Niekerk and Marizanne Kap have both been nominated in four  categories for the 2018-19 season of the Cricket South Africa Awards.

Van Niekerk, who won the Women’s Cricketer of the Year award in 2018,  has once again been nominated for the same award alongside Kapp. Both  players have also been nominated for T20 International Player of the  Year, ODI Player of the Year and Players’ Player of the Year.

Lizelle Lee, Laura Wolvaardt and Shabnim Ismail are the other two  players to have earned nominations for awards this time around. Ismail  has been nominated for Women’s T20 International Player of the Year,  while Wolvaardt has been nominated for the Women’s ODI Player of the  year. Lee, on the other hand, has been recognised in three categories:  CSA Women’s Cricketer of the Year, Women’s ODI Player of the Year and  Women’s Players’ Player of the Year.

The event to honour the country’s best performing players, the CSA  Awards, will take place on Saturday evening, 3 August 2019, at the Sun  Square Arena in Pretoria. The judging panel, consisting of Jeremy  Fredericks— who acts as the convenor- Crystal Arnold, Makhaya Ntini,  Clinton du Preez, Lungani Zama and Natalie Germanos with statistical  input by Andrew Samson, will decide the winners.

List of nominations:

WOMEN’S T20 INTERNATIONAL CRICKETER OF THE YEAR

Shabnim Ismail
Marizanne Kapp
Dane van Niekerk

WOMEN’S ODI CRICKETER OF THE YEAR

Marizanne Kapp
Lizelle Lee
Dane van Niekerk
Laura Wolvaardt

CSA WOMEN’S PLAYERS’ PLAYER OF THE YEAR

Marizanne Kapp
Lizelle Lee
Dane van Niekerk

CSA WOMEN’S CRICKETER OF THE YEAR

Marizanne Kapp
Lizelle Lee
Dane van Niekerk

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