Cultural Exchange: South Africa Alberton Cricket Club team at DPS PinjorePosted by anthony on December 18th, 2010
Cultural Exchange: South Africa Alberton Cricket Club team at DPS Pinjore
Alberton Cricket Club Team Johannesberg. South Africa visited the pristine campus of Delhi Public School Pinjore to play Under 17 Cricket series with the host team from December 14 to 16, 2010. The team enjoyed the warmth of hospitality extended by DPS Pinjore organizers during their stay. In all 2 matches were played both the matches were won by South Africa. The visitors found the students very well-behaved and the staff extremely helpful during their stay in the DPS hostel. The sumptuous meals were enjoyed by all the team members and they departed with fond and happy memories.
A visit to the famous Pinjore Garden organized for them by the host school was an added attraction for the visitors as the Heritage Festival was going on in the beautiful historical Mughal Gardens.
Such cultural exchange programmes provide a wonderful platform for different countries to come closer and help convert the world into a Global village.
The South African team after having played with DPS Pinjore is scheduled to play at Chandigarh before leaving for Delhi. Their itinerary includes a visit to the Golden Temple, Amritsar and the famous Taj Mahal at Agra.
The Delhi Public School, Pinjore Coach Mr. Ajay Bhardwaj was all praise for the South Africans and the South African Coach Mr. Albertus Laas alongwith the Team Mother Ms. Madelein Laas reciprocated his compliment saying ‘It was the most memorable and enjoyable visit for them.
DELHI PUBLIC SCHOOL, Pinjore
Ishar Nagar, Himshikha
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