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About West Coast Rollers

Founded in the early-90s, the West Coast Rollers is a social cricket side that has become so much more than that - we are a brotherhood that just happen to be quite good at cricket and even better at drinking.

Rollers make light work of Ceres

The West Coast Rollers took the relatively long trip to Ceres on Sunday for our penultimate match of the 2016/17 season. It’s rare for us to still be playing in April, and the state of the pitch when we arrived … Continue reading

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Rollers blown away in Hermanus

On the day the Cape Argus got cancelled because of strong winds, the Rollers ran into something of a hurricane themselves when they faced Hermanus on Sunday. Coming off a two-game winning streak in which our batsmen surpassed 200 on … Continue reading

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Rollers win at the Old Enemy

After a wretched run at the turn of the year which yielded three successive losses, the West Coast Rollers cruised to a second win on the trot against Western Province Cricket Club on Sunday. For whatever reason, Neil Watson’s team … Continue reading

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Rollers bounce back in style

After three defeats on the spin, the Rollers returned to winning ways in emphatic style with a comfortable 94-run victory at Gardens on Sunday. As usual, the scenery was beautiful and the wind was blowing, but looking at the pitch … Continue reading

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Rollers’ woes continue in Constantia

After such a strong start to the season, the wheels have come off proper for the Rollers in recent weeks, and it proved no different at Claremont Gents on Sunday. After big losses to Strikers and Wellington, a game against … Continue reading

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Rollers bashed on Burger’s farm

Schalk Burger is known for his big hits, and the Rollers experienced some of that pain on his dad’s farm on Saturday after being schooled by the Wellington Socials at Welbedacht. We haven’t had the pleasure of facing the boys … Continue reading

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Rollers v Strikers post-mortem

The unbeaten West Coast Rollers travelled to Brackenfell for a game against our old rivals Coastal Strikers.

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