About the Warriors

Eastern Cape Cricket Franchise

Warriors are chosen for their strength, skill, determination and pride. They stand out because of their tenacity and fight.

The Rising Team
Warriors

The Rising Team

Warriors Cricket is a flagship franchise team, representing the Eastern Cape in the RamSlam T20 competition, the Momentum One Day Cup competition and the Sunfoil Series first – class competition. It is comprised of Border cricket and Eastern Province cricket. Their home ground is both St George’s Park, Port Elizabeth and Buffalo Park, East London.

The Warriors franchise was established in 2002/2003 where it has since grown from strength to strength. The team exists as a bridging gap between the Border and Eastern Province provincial teams and the National team.

The team is affectionately known as the ‘Rising Team’, highlighting their role of always being the underdogs, relatable to cricket fans and rising to the occasion.

They are chosen for their strength, skill, determination and pride. They stand out from all the other teams because of their tenacity and fight. They always rise to the occasion whenever they are tested.