Stuart Els – South Africa

Stu is a young batting all rounder originally from the Border Province of South Africa he is a strong top order batsman and a part time off spinner. Stu progressed through the age group ranks for Border before making his debut for the Pro team against Boland in February of 2020 he made a fluent 43 and went on to make 3 more appearances at 1st class level plus a couple of One day appearances for the East London Outfit before emigrating to the UK in January of 2021 using his UK Ancestry Visa and is now settled in Manchester. Stu has played his 1st season as a pro in the UK for Enfield C.C. in the Powerhouse Lancashire League and whilst not needed to bowl much by the skipper he has  he has currently racked up a very impressive 508 runs from only 17 innings and has 2 games to go. For one so young in his 1st season in UK Conditions in a top league to achieve such stats is a testament to not only his ability but also his temperament and adaptability and deserves great respect. Stu has his own accommodation in Manchester and his own transport so a prospective club would not need airfare, accommodation or visa issues and could be certain of a full season from him. Stu is a terrific lad with a great attitude and work ethic, he ticks many boxes for League Cricket and will be very popular for 2022.

South AfricaUK / EU