Cape Town - Gary Kirsten has announced that
Fairtree Capital will be the new partner and headline sponsor for Gary Kirsten
Cricket at an event last week.
African opening batsman, Kirsten represented his country in 101 Tests and
185 One Day Internationals, before coaching the Proteas,
the Indian national team, while he these days coaches both the Hobart Hurricanes as part of
the Australian Big Bash League and the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL.
Kirsten Cricket is committed to the creation of sporting ecosystems and
healthy alternatives for township communities by providing quality
infrastructure that is safe and accessible to people in the townships.
“I had a vision to develop
an internationally recognised cricket academy that would be based at a
state-of-the art facility. This vision became a reality when the academy was
launched, providing high-performance cricket coaching that not only caters for
South African cricketers, but also for cricketers from around the world,” said