Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
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    21.3 edged comfortably to 3rd slip, are the Lions starting to crumble 37/2
    20.4 on the sweep, confident shout but umpire Hurter keeps them i suspense before eventually raising the dreaded finger 37/1
    26.3 undone by the arm ball, edged to slip and time for the fielders to celebrate with a cold drink 53/3
    27.2 keeps low and hits him on the crease, now the Lions will do well to protract this game into the 3rd day 54/4
    45.4 after that enterprise off the previous ball he pushes at this one and is taken at slip 94/7
    33 uncertain shot outside off, it flies low to the left of kemp at 2nd slip who puts in the dive and takes a fine catch 69/5
    35.5 another one goes as Tsolekile nicks it into the slips. 14 overs remain today, witht he option of an extra half hour - could be done today 79/6
    not out
    35
    117
    81
    8
    0
    43.20
    63.1 extra bounce and off the shoulder of the bat, just 2 more wickets needed now 162/8
    64 his eyes light up as he sees one he can drive, but it swings back into him and the stumps are shattered 162/9
    67.4 taken at the wicket, the match ends with a whimper. An important victory for the Cobras in defence of the SuperSport Series title. Surisingly, it is their first win against the Lions after four prior matches at Newands.r 172/10
    Extras
    20 (b 4, lb 2, nb 9, w 5)
    TOTAL
    172 all out (67.4 Overs, RR: 2.54, 271 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-37 (DA Hendricks, 20.4 ov), 2-37 (SC Cook, 21.3 ov), 3-53 (JD Vandiar, 26.3 ov), 4-54 (ND McKenzie, 27.2 ov), 5-69 (S Burger, 32.6 ov), 6-79 (TL Tsolekile, 35.5 ov), 7-94 (T Bavuma, 45.4 ov), 8-162 (DR Deeb, 63.1 ov), 9-162 (CJ Alexander, 63.6 ov), 10-172 (P Matshikwe, 67.4 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    J Louw17.052811.6401
    RK Kleinveldt17.454252.3714
    RJ Peterson13.052521.9200
    JP Duminy10.033113.1000
    BE Hendricks10.014014.0004

Close of Play

  • Thu, 15 Dec - day 1 - Cape Cobras 1st innings 196/3 (JL Ontong 100*, JP Duminy 37*, 54 ov)
  • Fri, 16 Dec - day 2 - Lions 2nd innings 146/7 (WA Deacon 19*, DR Deeb 33*, 59 ov)
  • Sat, 17 Dec - day 3 - Lions 2nd innings 172 (67.4 ov) - end of match

Match Notes