Ryan Maron, former Western Province cricketer and University of Cape Town Head Coach, will walk the hallowed pitch at Lords in London next week, as he fulfills his role of Fielding Coach for the Afghanistan National Cricket team.
The Afghanistan side, with the help of Maron’s fielding expertise, drew with the West Indies in the One Day series this past month. The Afghans did not feature well in the T20 series but got off to an impressive start in the ODI series by winning the first game. West Indies hit back in the 2nd ODI, which set up the 3rd nicely. Sadly, the weather was the only "winner" on the day and the match could not go ahead.
Following on their impressive performance, Afghanistan was awarded full membership of the International Cricket Council in June,...Read More