Keanan Mitchell is the Physical Education Teacher at St. Marys Primary and Junior Head Coach at Strandfontein Cricket Club. He is captain of Strandfontein Cricket Club 2’nd Team. Recently he awarded to Most Valuable player in South Africa. He is providing excellent coaching to junior of age group Under 11 and 13 cricket players in South Africa. Keanan has been a great contributor to Africa cricket and continues to coach junior players. Global Cricket Community wish you all the best for future endeavours.
Experts from an Interview with Keanan Mitchell from South Africa by Tushar Sawant.
Name: Keanan Clyde Mitchell
Date of Birth: 2 January1993
Playing Role: Middle order batsman, opening bowler
Batting Style: Right handed batsman
Bowling Style: Right arm medium fast
Country: Cape Town, South Africa
2. At Present: Are you a Coach? A cricket player? A cricket related business? A club Owner? Mention your work profile (if anything else).
I am a currently employed as a Physical Education Teacher at St Marys Primary. I do private coaching as I am a level 2 coach, also I'm the Junior Head Coach at Strandfontein Cricket Club.
3. Are you playing cricket currently? If Yes - Since how long are you playing cricket? What level of cricket have you played so far in your country?
Yes, I am and I've been playing since the age of, 7 . I've represented Western Province at Junior level.
4. Do you play for any club or a team? Mention their names? When was it founded? Where are you working currently?
I play for Strandfontein Cricket Club, I play both 1st and 2nd team, I'm the 2nd team captain. The club was founded in 1981. I work at St Marys Primary School
5. Where do you and your team see yourself in coming 5 years? Where do you want to focus in order to improve your cricket?
We see ourselves playing in the highest league and nurturing talent so as individuals we can reach the highest reigns, how we intend to get there is through, hard work and dedication not only during cricket season.
6. Any recent achievements/activities that you had. (It could be organizing a small camp, or just playing a match or organizing a cricket camp or playing a tournament series) Do mention the date.
Most valuable player 2016/2017
2nd team leading wicket taker and run scorer, 1st team got promoted to 1A league.
Coaching Western Province, u/11 2015 and 2016
Coaching Feedem, u/13 2013 and 2014 (representative team at provincial week).
7. Would you like to come to India for a tournament or a coaching camp? Or do you want to travel any other country (if Yes, please mention the name)?
Yes, I'd love to go to India for a coaching camp.
8. One thing that you instantly need that would boost the involvement of people in your country's cricket?
Facilities, funding and more qualified coaches.
9. Name any 3 active Cricket Clubs from your locality, Country. Also mention the name and email id of these 3 clubs.
1. Strandfontein Cricket Club
2. Blue Bells Cricket Club
3. Ottomans Cricket Club
10. Would you like to nominate any club from your country for a free website from Global Cricket Community? If Yes, Why?
Strandfontein Cricket Club, because they do alot for the community and they are producing talented cricketers also it is the Home Ground of South African batsman JP Duminy.
We at Global Cricket Community Thank Mr. Keanan Mitchell for sending giving an Interview and we wish all the success to Strandfontein Cricket Club, St Marys Primary School, South Africa and you for Further Growth and development in Cricket.