The VKB Knights are a franchise cricket team composed of the Free State and Griqualand West first class cricket areas in South Africa. The team previously competed as the Diamond Eagles. They play their home matches at Mangaung Oval, Bloemfontein and the Diamond Oval in Kimberley. They will be playing in T20 Challenge 2016-17.
As Diamond Eagles, they won CSA Domestic T20 title twice in 2003-04 and 2005-06 respectively also remained runner up in 2008-09. Than went on to play Champions League Competition in 2009 and finished tournament at group stages. After becoming Knights, they has played final of T20 Competition once but failed to lift the title.
Knights Squad is ready to make it count this year.
VKB Knights Squad:
Theunis de Bruyn, Corne Dry, David Miller, Diego Rosier, Dillon du Preez, Duanne Olivier, Dylan Stanley, Letlotlo Sesele, Marchant de Lange, Mbulelo Budaza, Michael Erlank, Patrick Botha, Petrus van Biljon, Rilee Rossouw, Robin Peterson, Rudi Second, Shadley van Schalkwyk, Tumelo Bodibe, Werner Coetsee
Knights will play their first match against Cobras in first match of CSA T20 Challenge.