Cape Town - The Sunfoil
Series has received a major boost with the announcement that the four-day
first-class competition has been bolstered with a major cash increase in prize
“We must be
enthused about our first-class cricket and this is a wonderful boost for the
four-day game,” commented CSA Chief Executive Haroon Lorgat. “It confirms our
view that first-class cricket is the premier format and the place where players
must excel if they want to succeed at international level.
International have once again come on board this season to produce regular
updates from selected matches around the country.
prize money breakdown for the Sunfoil Series is as follows:
1st - R1 million
2nd - R600 000
3rd - R200 000
Man of the Match - R3 500
March/April - R15 000