KFC applauds Momentum Protea’s batter, Lizelle Lee on winning the KFC Streetwise Award and becoming the second women’s player to win the accolade during the 2020/21 CSA Awards ceremony.
Lee scored a magnificent 132 against India in the third ODI in Lucknow in what was a pressure-cooker chase of 249 help her side win the match. The performance was one of the innings that helped South Africa seal a 4-1 series win in India.
For a second year in a row this award also includes women’s cricketers who have had stellar performances during the 2020/21 season.
“Congratulations to Lizelle on winning the KFC Streetwise award. It is indeed a big achievement in what has been an unconventional year where players have had to adapt and show more resilience than ever. The KFC Streetwise Award aims to reward those who embody these exact qualities,” KFC Marketing Director, Suhayl Limbada said.
“Like KFC, Lizelle has been an all-round fan favourite, applying her skills and ability with incredible style, whilst showcasing originality and consistency which led her to top the ICC women’s ODI Player rankings in March this year. We couldn’t be prouder of all her achievements.” he added.