Ewie Cronje Bowls Event
BLOEMFONTEIN!!We aiming to host the largest bowls event in the World at the Mangaung Oval this November. Details below
From all of us at VKB Knights,
Happy Women's day. We appreciate you Queens.
Today we celebrate the birth of one of the most talented batsmen in South Africa. Have a Happy and Joyful birthday KP.
Happy Birthday to our batsman, Grant Mokoena. We wish you a day filled with happiness and a year filled with joy.
ICYMI: 4-Day Franchise Cricketer of the Year Nominee Keegan Petersen had a great season with the willow scoring a mammoth 923 runs which included 3 centuries from 18 Innings with a best of 165*.
Free State Cricket Union invites all bidders for the upcoming 2019/2020 season. Season includes the ICC U/19 World Cup and South Africa vs Australia,
Tender documents are obtainable at the Mangaung Oval.
closing date: 16 August 2019
Let us make every day a #MandelaDay
Raynard van Tonder smashed an excellent 102 not out off 85 balls to help South Africa Emerging squad to a 168-run victory over University Sport South Africa XI yesterday in Pretoria.
The Vkb Knights bid farewell to one of the games finest cricketer Ryan McLaren. Thank you for all the wonderful moments on and off the field and we wish you well on your future endeavours.
Unfortunate news in Bloemfontein. The contest between the VKB Knights and the Hollywoodbets Dolphins has been called off due to a wet outfield.
BLOEMFONTEIN ITS OUR LAST #CSAT20Challenge HOME GAME. Come support your VKB Knights at the Mangaung Oval this evening vs the Hollywoodbets Dolphins at 18:00pm.
The VKB Knights have appointed Werner Coetsee as the Central Franchise’s assistant coach for the 2019/2020 season.
Our match against the WSB Cape Cobras has rained out. Our next #CSAT20Challenge fixture will be on Wednesday 24 April 2019 vs The Hollywoodbets Dolphins at the Mangaung Oval at 6pm.
We take on the WSB Cape Cobras at the Mangaung Oval this afternoon at 2:30pm.
VKB Knights Squad:
1. Patrick Kruger
2. Andries Gous
3. Raynard van Tonder
4. Pite van Biljon
5. Ryan Mclaren
6. Grant Mokoena
7. Shadley van Schalkwyk
8. Ottniel Baartman
9. Tshepo Ntuli
10. Marco Jansen
11. Gerald Coetsee
12. Luvuyo Adams
13. Thandolwethu Mnyaka
It is with great sadness to hear about the passing of Con de Lange who was an excellent cricketer that played for the Knights.
We send our deepest condolences to the De Lange Family through this sad time.
EASTER WEEKEND TICKET PROMO!!!!
Buy 2 VKB Knights #CSAT20Challenge tickets for the remaining home fixtures ( vs WSB Cape Cobras on 22 April and vs Multiply Titans on 24 April 2019) for just R50!!
PROMO STARTS SATURDAY FROM 8-1PM
Tickets available at the Mangaung Oval ticket office
BLOEM IT's THAT TIME!!!! Come collect your free ticket to come and watch the VKB Knights vs The WSB Cape Cobras on Monday 22 April 2019 in their #CSAT20Challenge at the Mangaung Oval. the first ball is at 2:30pm.
Just for you the Kimberley faithful... Tomorrow only!!! Come collect your free tickets at the Diamond Oval for the #CSAT20Challenge contest between the VKB Knights vs Bizhub Highveld Lions this Saturday at 6pm.
BLOEM IT'S OUR TURN!! Let's get behind the VKB Knights on Monday as they face off against the WSB Cape Cobras on Monday 22 April 2019 at the Mangaung Oval at 2:30 pm. Loads of in-stadium activation for everyone.
TICKET PROMO TOMORROW (watch this space)
KIMBERLEY it's our last #T20Challenge match at the Diamond Oval for the season. Come watch us face off with the Bizhub Highveld Lions this Saturday 20 April 2019 at 18:00pm.
Happy Birthday to CEO of VKB Knights, Johan van Heerden. We wish you the best of luck and blessings for the year ahead.
And the heaven's opened at the Diamond Oval.
Match delayed due to rain and lighting.
Match update: Titans 136/4 3 overs left.
Ottneil Baartman strikes for the VKB Knights, another wicket down.
Score update: Titans 118/4 15overs
Beautiful catch by Shadley van Schalkwyk, bowled by Ryan McLaren.
Score update: Titans 98/3 7 overs left
Second wicket, bowled by Ryan McLaren and caught-out by Patrick Kruger.
Score update: Titans 25/2 17overs
First wicket for the match taken by Ottneil Baartman.
Titans 3/1 1st over
Welcome at the Diamond Oval where the action is about to start!!!
COIN TOSS results - Knights won the toss and selected to field first
KIMBERLEY IT'S GAME DAY!!! come watch us live at the Diamond Oval as we take on the Multiply Titans in the #CSAT20Challenge. The first ball is at 14H30.
Remember to buy your supporters shirt for free entry to all home games.
Remember to rock your supporter's shirt to all home fixtures for FREE entrance...
FOR TODAY ONLY!!!
come collect free tickets for sunday's #CSAT20Challenge between the VKB Knights vs Multiply Titans at 2:30Pm.
Catch us tomorrow 18H00 at senwes Park in Potchefstroom as we take on the Bizhub Highveld Lions in the #CSAT20Challenge
VKB Knights squad:
Raynard van Tonder
Pite van Biljon
Shadley van Schalkwyk
Game has been called off due to wet outfield.
Hope to see you at the next match on Sunday the 14th of April at Diamond Oval, Kimberley.
Match delayed due to wet outfield, next inspection 18h30
We face off with the Warriors today at the Diamond Oval. Play starts at 6PM.
ONE DAY ONLY!!! Come collect your free ticket at the ticket office at the Diamond Oval tomorrow between 8-11am
The T20 action starts tomorrow at 6pm when the VKB Knights take-on the Warriors in their first T20 Home match.
1 day to go until we kick off our T20 Challenge against the Dolphins at Kingsmead tomorrow.
VKB Knights squad:
Pite van Biljon
Shadley van Schalkwyk
PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT!!!
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALAN KRUGER ON BEING APPOINTED AS THE NEW HEAD COACH OF THE VKB KNIGHTS.
A Half century from the skipper and unfortunately losses his wicket to Corbin Bosch. The VKB Knights are now 176/5 after 24 overs still needing another 105 runs to win from 92 balls.
OH NO!!! A double strike from Corbin Bosch sees the end of Raynard van Tonder for 60 and Grant Mokoena for 0. We are now 143/4 after 21 overs still needing another 138 runs to win.
50 on debut for Raynard van Tonder. #ITSKNIGHTTIME
SCORE UPDATE: Keegan Petersen is out caught behind by the keeper. Rudi Second walks in to join Raynard van Tonder at the crease. The VKB Knights are now 101/2 after 17 overs.
OH NO!!!! Thats the end of Patrick Kruger's innings as he is run out on 28. The VKB Knights are 47/1 after 8 overs. Keegan Petersen jions Raynard Van Tonder at the middle.
INNINGS CHANGE UPDATE: The Multiply Titans end their innings on 323/7 with Theunis de Bruyn top scoring for the visitors with his knock of 183. The VKB Knights need 324 runs to win.
Bowled him!!! a slower delivery from Shadley van Schalkwyk sees the end of Moonsamy. Multiply Titans are now 175/4 after 32 overs.
MATCH UPDATE: A direct hit from Patrick Kruger to remove Dean Elgar for 19. Multiply Titans are now 174/3 after 31 overs.
Toss update: Multiply Titans won the toss and elected to bat.
VKB Knights team:
ITS GAME DAY IN BLOEMFONTEIN!!! We take on the Multiply Titans in our last #MODC home game. Play starts at 13:30
Replica shirts available for purchase at the Mangaung Oval for just R350. Limited stock available so get yours NOW!!!
VKB Knights Replica shirtS available for purchase at the Mangaung Oval for just R550 (Price excludes printing of name and number at the back)
BLOEM its our LAST HOME GAME for the season. Catch us tomorrow 23 March 2019 at the Mangaung Oval as we face off with the Multiply Titans in the #MODC competition.Play starts at 13:30!
Ticket price- R40 Adults + Free GIN voucher and Twizza
R20 Students + Free GIN voucher and Twizza
(PS: if you are wearing PINK you get a Free ticket)
BRING YOUR TICKET FROM THE LAST ABANDONED MATCH AGAINST THE LIONS TO RECEIVE A NEW ONE!!
*DJ SHAXE will be on the decks.
*OFM Street squad will be in the stadium
*CELL C Gig rig will be outside gate 3
*Kiddies area with inflatables
*HAPPY HOUR between 18:00-19:00 at all Bars in the stadium #KnightsAreBuying
*Hairspray stall for Cancer
*RAD CATCH MOMENT-catch a 6 with 1 hand and win a share of 4K proudly sponsored by VKB. T's and C's apply
GATES OPEN AT 11:30 am
ONE DAY ONLY!!! Come collect your free ticket at the ticket office at the Mangaung Oval for tomorrows #MODC contest between the VKB Knights and the Multiply Titans.
Office open from 8am - 16:30pm.
BLOEM ITS THAT TIME!!!! We take on the Multiply Titans this Saturday at the Mangaung Oval. Come enjoy the Vibe as we've got loads of in stadium activation's just for you so tell a friend to tell a friend.😉
Bloem its our turn again!!! Come see the VKB Knights in action against the Multiply Titans in the #MODC competition at the Mangaung Oval on Saturday 23 March 2019...#Issadate
(PS: If you are wearing PINK you get a free ticket)
REMEMBER TO BRING YOUR TICKET OF THE 9TH OF MARCH TO RECEIVE A NEW TICKET!!
ICYMI: Congratulations to Rudi Second on becoming only the fourth player to reach 2000 runs in the #MODC.
ANOTHER ONE! Shadley strikes twice in his last over to claim his first #MODC 5-for. THAT'S ANOTHER WIN FOR THE VKB KNIGHTS.
ANOTHER WICKET for Shadley van Schalkwyk. That's his third of the day. Dolphins now 138/8. They require 74 runs from 30 balls.
Hollywoodbets Dolphins are 132/7 and require further 77 runs off 35 balls.
An excellent first over by Patrick Kruger, dismissing Senuran Muthusamy on 8 (bowled and caught). Dolphins now on 93/4.
Mbulelo Budaza claims his first wicket of the day, Sarel Erwee 38 (31). Hollywoodbets Dolphins now on 69/3 after 11 overs.
Shadley has struck twice in his first two overs to dismiss Vaughn van Jaarsveld 7 (16) and Dane Vilas 10 (9). @DolphinsCricket are 37/2 after 7 overs
INNINGS BREAK UPDATE: VKB Knights have set a target of 209 in 25 overs against Hollywoodbets Dolphins. Great performance by Patrick Kruger 79 (54) and Ryan McLaren 38* (25).
Patrick Kruger showed courage with his excellent 79 off 54 balls. VKB Knights are now 132/4 after 17 overs, with 8 overs remaining in the innings. Rudi Second also chipped in with 36 off 36 balls.
Keshav Maharaj strikes in his first over of the innings to dismiss Andries Gous (bowled and caught). VKB Knights are 7/1.
Hollywoodbets Dolphins have won toss and elected to field here at the Diamond Oval. You can still join us if you are around Kimberley. Wear PINK and get in for FREE.
The VKB Knights squad selected for the match against Hollywoodbets Dolphins at the Diamond Oval, Kimberley:
1. Patrick Kruger
2. Andries Gous
3. Keegan Petersen
4. Pite Van Biljon
5. Rudi Second
6. Grant Mokoena
7. Raynard Van Tonder
8. Ryan Mclaren
9.Merchant De Lange
10. Shadley van Schalkwyk
11. Mbulelo Budaza
12. Tshepo Ntuli
13. Ottniel Baartman
14. Eddie Leie
INTERVAL: The VKB Knights need 122 runs to win against the Warrirors in east London. #LetsDoThis