SOUTHERN CAPE NEWS - The South Western Districts Cricket Board club competition for the 2013/14 season kicks off this weekend (September 28 and 29) with the preliminary rounds of the Twenty20 competition.
The league starts with a preliminary round of four pools with all affiliated clubs participating. Within each pool teams play a 'round robin' single round. The top two teams in each pool will advance to the knock-out phases - quarter finals, semi-finals and the final.
The fixtures are:
Pool A: Dysselsdorp vs Union Stars, Ladismith vs Selbourne, Selbourne vs Union Stars, Knysna Cavaliers vs Dysselsdorp, Dysselsdorp vs Ladismith Selbourne vs Knysna Cavaliers (Bridgton Sports Ground - Oudtshoorn).
Pool B: NMMU vs Riversdale, Thembalethu vs Riversdale, NMMU vs Thembalethu (NMMU Cricket Ground - George).
Pool C: Mossel Bay vs Heidelberg, Slangrivier vs Western Hope, Western Hope vs Heidelberg, Mossel Bay vs Slangrivier, Mossel Bay vs Western Hope, Heidelberg vs Slangrivier (Van Riebeeck Stadium - Mossel Bay). Pool D: Bongolethu vs George, Pirates United vs Bongolethu, George vs Pirates United (Rooirivier-Rif - George).
Pool A: Ramblers vs Dysselsdorp, Knysna Cavaliers vs Ramblers, Ramblers vs Ladismith (Rosemoor Sports Ground - George).
Pool B: Harlequins vs NMMU, NMMU vs Mayflower, Harlequins vs Thembalethu (Military Sports Ground - Oudtshoorn).
Pool C: Sussex vs Melkhoutfontein, (D'Almeida Stadium - Mossel Bay).
Pool D: George vs Blanco, Blanco vs Bongolethu, Blanco vs Pirate United (Blanco Sports Ground - Blanco).
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