Our vision is to create unrivalled passion for cricket in Gauteng.
Our mission is to advance and transform cricket in Gauteng by ensuring winning teams, nurturing club and schools cricket and offering a world-class experience at the Bidvest Wanderers Stadium.
Central Gauteng Lions as the name suggests is situated in the Gauteng Province, the economic hub of South Africa. Our offices are situated at the magnificent Bidvest Wanderers Stadium in Corlett Drive, Illovo, Johannesburg.
Gauteng Cricket administers all amateur cricket that is played in the following demarcated areas: Soweto, Kagiso, Johannesburg North, Alexandra, Wits and surrounding areas, Vaal, South East Area, Jeppe, Lenasia and Johannesburg Central. Tertiary institutions that are affiliated to Gauteng Cricket are Wits University, University of Johannesburg, Vaal University of Technology and Wits Technikon.
A total of 53 Clubs participate in 18 Leagues that are administered by the Central Gauteng Lions. Various associations are affiliated to Central Gauteng Lions namely; South Gauteng Primary Schools cricket association, Gauteng High Schools Cricket Association, Gauteng Cricket Coaches Association, Gauteng Deaf Cricket, Gauteng Blind Cricket Association, Gauteng Cricket Umpires Association, Gauteng Cricket Scorers Association and Gauteng Women's Cricket.