Cricket World Cup 2015

Play your own CWC ... at home

2015-02-19 15:00
CricketWickeT game (supplied)

Cape Town – As the 2015 World Cup in Australasia grabs the attention of cricket-lovers across the planet, it may be no bad time to celebrate the game in your living room via a bright new, proudly South African board game.

An attractive gift to followers of cricket, either young or old, “CricketWickeT” is the brainchild of Adrian Labuschagne.

It combines the key elements of competitive fun with an educative, general knowledge-testing aspect on the game.

“CricketWickeT” is played on a flip-open, oval-style board marked with fielding positions and other essential cricket law information – making it especially attractive to school-level existing cricketers or aspirants.

“Batting” and “bowling” sides are first chosen to get competitive juices flowing.

Featuring use of a dice and cards featuring varied questions on the game to ensure its smooth continuity, “CricketWickeT” is compactly-packed to ensure easy set-up in most environments.

There is an appropriate balance between technical questions on the game and more pub quiz-like ones, for example on legendary players or grounds and statistical records (these may need careful, necessary updating from time to time!).

The game is already available on shelves at Toy Kingdom (V&A Waterfront, Cape Town) and will soon be available more nationally. It can also be accessed on www.kalahari.com.

Any inquiries can also be directed to info@cricketwicket.co.za or on the Facebook fan page www.facebook.com/cricketwicket.

Read more on:    cape town  |  cricket
NEXT ON SPORT24X

What To Read Next

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
1 comment
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Logs
Team P W PTS
Team P W PTS
Previous Results

Date Match Result
Vote

Australia won their fifth Cricket World Cup over the weekend. Does it leave a bitter taste in your mouth that the Proteas didn't get to play them?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...

Featured

The 2017/18 Absa Premiership season is under way. Can Bidvest Wits defend their title? Will Soweto giants Kaizer Chiefs or Orlando Pirates emerge victorious? Or will the bookies' favourites, Mamelodi Sundowns, taste success for a record eighth time? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs
 

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.