Coaching & Training

UWC Cricket Club puts a lot on emphasis on providing the players with strong and effective coaching structures. Coaching is a critical aspect of the overall game development at UWC Cricket Club and it is therefore regarded as one of the priority areas of Sport Skills 4 Life Skills.

The primary focus of the coaching staff at UWC Cricket Club is to assist and enable every player to develop and improve their technical, physical and mental abilities to succeed on the pitch and also in life.

The club’s coaching platforms is managed by Chezley Fortuin, is consultation with the respective team coaches in the aim to:

  • Support and promote competitive coaching and training initiatives
  • Improve the overall cricketing abilities of the players
  • Create an environment conducive for enjoyment and fun while working hard and playing the game

Coaching Staff


Chezley Fortuin – 1st Team coach (

Shandre Fritz – 2nd Team coach

Bradley Player – 3rd  Team coach

Brian Minnis –  4th Team coach

Alvin Opperman – 5th Team coach


Nuraan Pipers – Head coach (

The training program (schedule) for UWC Cricket Club is:

1st to 3rd Team – Tuesdays and Thursdays from 16:00 to 18:00

4th & Women’s Team – Mondays and Wednesdays from 16:00 to 18:00