Mini cricket action at the Veldenvlei sport fields

Veldenvlei's Caleb Appelgreen misses a good delivery as Richards Bay Christian School's wicketkeeper James Coleman looks on PHOTOS: Richard Springorum

THE Veldenvlei sport fields were buzzing with cricket action on Saturday morning when local schools competed in the annual Veldenvlei Mini Cricket Festival.

Richards Bay Christian School’s Aneso Msane whips a quick one in during the boys U7A match

Players aged U7 to U9 played two games on the day. Each team comprised of eight players that bat and bowl six balls.

Six or a nix – Richardia Primary School’s Andile Buthelezi loses his footing after an attempted big hit

The next tournament will be on Saturday, when local teams compete at the KFC Mini Cricket Festival at the uMhlathuze Regional Sports Complex. (8am to noon).

Heuwelland’s Elandré van Rooyen smashes one straight back over the bowlers head during his team’s match against Felixton College


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