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The TuksCricket Club was started in 1919 as a men's cricket club and the club broadened its horizons in 1996 by starting a women’s cricket team. Assupol TuksCricket is not only a cricket club, in 2008, Rob Walter – currently the Unlimited Titans Head Coach – started the TuksCricket Academy which consists of a junior a senior academy.
In the 2014/2015 season Assupol TuksCricket won the NCU Premier League for the fifth year in a row, the NCU Knock Out Competition for the sixth year in a row and the NCU T20 Club Competition for the thrid year in a row. Tuks 1 also won USSA for the second consecutive year, the Red Bull Campus Cricket SA Finals and qualified for the Momentum National Club Championships for the fifth year in a row. At the end of 2014 Assupol TuksCricket won the TuksSport Club of the Year Award, the TuksSport Team of the Year Award and head coach, Pierre de Bruyn won the TuksSport Coach of the Year Award.
Assupol TuksCricket were also awared as the Team of the Year at the Gauteng Sports Awards.
In 2014, South Africa were invited to take part in the Red Bull Campus Cricket World Finals - a University World Cup - for the first time. Assupol TuksCricket represented South Africa and are now the best university cricket team in the world.
At the start of 2015 Assupol TuksCricket won the inaugrual Varsity Cricket Week in Potchefstroom. After winning this tournament Tuks will once again represent South Africa at the Red Bull Campus Cricket World Finals to defend their title. This year it will be hosted in India in October.
Assupol TuksCricket is currently ranked as the number 1 university team in the world.
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