Cricket Namibia recently hosted a junior cricket development festival in Outjo aimed at developing the sport amongst girls and women.

A BLIND cricket commentator in Zimbabwe has an amazing talent that enables him to judge the power and direction of a shot – and he rarely makes mistakes.

When the ball hits the bat, the radio announcer exclaims that it’s sailing far. Dean Du Plessis’ acute sense of hearing and his eavesdropping on other commentators helps him overcome the fact that he is blind, producing a delivery so polished that most listeners are unaware that he can’t see.

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