Cricket South Africa has a lot of tournaments when it comes to domestic cricket. CSA Momentum One Day Cup, CSA One-Day Provincial challenge, 4-day or the T20 cup, CSA arranges constant quality cricket to groom their domestic players. Another one of their competitions is the CSA 3-day Provincial Cup. Just like the List A tournament, a first-class one is also played among the Provincial teams of South Africa.
4-day cricket is basically called first-class cricket and is played domestically in all the test playing nations. In fact, even some of the non-test playing nations play first-class cricket as well. Whether it be the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy in Pakistan, the Ranji Trophy in India or the Sheffield Shield in Australia, all of them counts as first-class cricket tournaments.
Obviously, South Africa is a test playing country and is one of the best in that regard, so it is obvious that there will be a domestic first-class challenge. In this article, we will give you all the details about the teams participating in South Africa – CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup, tournament venues, schedule, live score, match results, along with the CSA 3-day provincial Cup live stream platform. Thus, make sure you read till the end.
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Just like the CSA Provincial One-Day challenge, the first-class competition also has all the provincial teams participating in it. Therefore, the teams will be divided into two groups, and they will be playing home and away match throughout the tournament, likewise in the one-day tournament.
Here’s the list of all the teams taking part in the CSA Provincial 3-Day Cup, along with their respective pools.
- Free State
- Eastern province
- KwaZulu-Natal Inland
- North West
- Northern Cape
- South Western District
- Western Province
CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup 2021 Schedule
The 2020 CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup was shared between the two finalists that were Eastern and KwaZulu-Natal. The tournament was canceled due to the lockdown as a consequence of the Covid-19 pandemic. However, the latest tournament is set to begin on the 7th of January, 2021, and is going to be a long one just like the One-Day Cup, spanning over a period of three months. Having said that, the final of the CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup will be played from 15th to 18th of April, 2021.
All the matches of the tournament will be played for three days, differing from the final which will be a 4-day game. To clarify, below is the complete CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup match schedule.
CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup Live Score
Now having seen the CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup 2021 schedule, if you want to see the live score of any of the matches, then we will provide you that as well, on our website. In this case, all you need to do is click on any of the ongoing match tabs (since there will be multiple matches played each day) to see the CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup Live Score.
CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup All Match Results
Apart from the CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup 2021 schedule and live score, we will also be updating all the match results as soon as the tournament begins and the matches start to conclude. Until then, stay tuned, because the competition will be beginning in just a week’s time from now.
CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup Venues
Now apart from the schedule and teams participating in the CSA 3-day Provincial Cup, 2021, we will look at all the venues where the matches will be played throughout the tournament. The Provincial Cup is going to be a long tournament, which will continue on for three months, as you can tell from the schedule. As a result, there are going to be a lot of venues for the cup, in different provinces of South Africa.
Below is the complete list of all the venues where the matches of the CSA 3-day Provincial cup will be played.
- Recreation ground, Oudtshoorn
- St George’s Park Stadium, Port Elizabeth
- Pietermaritzburg Oval, Pietermaritzburg
- Imperial Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
- Willowmoore Park, Benoni
- Newlands Cricket Ground, Cape Town
- SuperSport Park, Centurion
- Polokwane Cricket Club, Polokwane
- Uplands College, White River
- Manguang Oval, Bloemfontein
- Senwes Park, Potchefstroom
- Eurolux Boland Park, Paarl
- Kimberley Oval, Kimberley
- Buffalo Park Cricket Stadium, East London
- Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria
- Hollywoodbets Kingsmead Stadium, Durban
- Chatsworth Cricket Club, Durban
- Western Province Cricket Club, Cape Town
These are all the venues where the group matches of the tournament will be played. Now apart from them, the stadium where the final match of the CSA 3-day Provincial Cup 2021 will be played has not been decided yet. Having said that, the venue of the final as well is most probably going to be from one of the above-listed stadiums.
CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup Live Streaming Platforms
South Africa is one of the best cricket playing nations, no matter what the format is. One of the main reasons for their success is their domestic players who make it to the national side. Not only international matches, but in fact, the domestic ones are also watched by a great number of fans throughout South Africa. CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup is just another one of those tournaments that are followed with great interest.
Now, unfortunately, SuperSport, the main sports channel of South Africa is live streaming only the Momentum One Day Cup 2021, CSA T20 Challenge 2021, and the CSA 4-Day Cup. The CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup live stream won’t be available on the network. However, there’s always another way around.
To watch CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup live stream, all you need to do is subscribe and turn on the notifications for the CSA Provincial Matches YouTube channel, as all the matches will be live-streamed there. The streaming might also be available on some online websites like Webcric, CricHD, or SmartCric as well. Hence the fans have a variety of options to watch the CSA 3-Day Provincial Cup live stream.