Eye Witness News – JOHANNESBURG – Lions Cricket (Pty) Ltd have concluded an agreement with current head coach Geoffrey Toyana which will see him fill the function of high performance coach from 1 May.

Summary

  • JOHANNESBURG – Lions Cricket (Pty) Ltd have concluded an agreement with current head coach Geoffrey Toyana which will see him fill the function of high performance coach from 1 May.
  • In an effort to strengthen and build the Lions feeder system of players, this role will see him playing an overarching talent identification, retention and management role of the senior pipeline levels for North West Cricket, Gauteng Cricket Board as well as the Lions Cubs and Lions Academy teams.
  • Chairman of Lions Cricket Dr Monyane Nkagisang said: “Whilst results have not been favourable in the past season, we remain confident as a board that this franchise is capable of becoming the stronghold in domestic cricket given the players we have produced and considering the feeder system in Gauteng Cricket Board and North West Cricket.
  • “It is in this light that we have reached an agreement to use Geoffrey’s expertise in another area under the Lions Cricket umbrella.
  • I am excited about this new endeavours and look forward to continuing my cricket journey.”


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