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Free State (formerly Orange Free State) is the first-class cricket team representing the province of Free State (known as Orange Free State until 1995) in South Africa.

For the purposes of the SuperSport Series, Free State has merged with Griqualand West to form the Eagles cricket team franchise.

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HonoursEdit

  • Currie Cup (3) - 1992–93, 1993–94, 1997–98 ; shared (0) -
  • Standard Bank Cup (4) - 1988–89, 1993–94, 1994–95, 1995–96
  • South African Airways Provincial Three-Day Challenge (0) -
  • South African Airways Provincial One-Day Challenge (1) - 2004–05
  • Gillette/Nissan Cup (2) - 1991–92, 1992–93

Club historyEdit

The team was called Orange Free State from January 1904 to April 1995; it has been part of the Eagles from October 2004.

VenuesEdit

Venues have included:

ReferencesEdit

  • South African Cricket Annual – various editions
  • Wisden Cricketers' Almanack – various editions