Meet Sybrand Abraham Engelbrecht, SA for friends

For cricket followers, the name will ring a bell. Those who are really into it will recall his spectacular catch during the 2008 U19 World Cup vs Papua New Guinee, held in Malaysia. This was a world cup where the South African team lost in the final against the Indian team of captain Virat Kohli.

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The new PR, MARKeting and Sponsoring Committee

The new year started off very well with the installation of the PRMarkS committee. This committee will take care of all tasks related to press, PR, (annual / match) reports, cricket promotion, recruiting new members and sponsors, etc., etc. Vice-chairman Richard de Lange will be the point of contact from the board, the committee consists

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15 years of financial mastery

After 15 years taking care of the financial administration of VCC, Agnieta Martienus handed over the baton to Rob d’Ancona on January 1. Imagine how long that is, 15 years! At that time VCC still played at Duivesteyn for example. It is absolutely memorable and worth memorising a bit longer. As a board we will

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In memory of Nico Schepman (94)

IN MEMORIAM – Nico Schepman ico Schepman, a former VCC member passed away December 10th at the age of 94. Nico joined VCC in 1957; he was one of the pillars in the batting line up of our first team in the sixties, a typical number 4 or 5 bat. In 1971, at the respectable

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GMM at Tuesday November 24 (online)

The Board would like to organise an autumn GMM as on November 24. Now the faces are a bit more well-known, we are more comfortable doing it online, although the face-to-face set-up is still much preferred. We want to further detail the plans for the coming years and give you an update on the very

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Unfortunately no indoor winter training till January

Last week, the youth committee and the coaching staff met to discuss the planning of this season’s indoor training in relation to the developments surrounding the Corona virus. During this meeting we have decided NOT to have youth training until January. This is because as a club we want to make our contribution to reducing

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