19.5 ball moves across the batsman, who hangs out a bat. The ball finds the edge and presents the 'keeper with a simple catch. White doesn't wait for the umpire's finger. He goes on that sad walk back to the change room 64/1
    20.5 ball comes back to hit the batsman quite high up. On appeal, umpire Murray Brown ponders for a while before raising the finger. Price looks rather surprised, but turns and walks 68/2
    41.1 goes on a drive to a ball appearing to be outside off. Smith has obviously picked the wrong line as the ball evades the bat and crashes into the stumps 118/4
    25.3 edges to the keeper 80/3
    42.3 short and sharp drive into the covers a very good catch 118/5
    43.5 drives only to get an edge to a ball leaving the batsman. A screamer to 2nd slip. 118/7
    42.5 ball comes off the bat onto the pads, and loops to slip 118/6
    46.1 offers the bat to the ball which finds the edge. Easy take for the keeper 126/8
    not out
    47.4 short, goes on the hook, gets a top edge sending the ball high up. The keeper gets into position and waits for the bowl to descend 131/9
    48 goes on a pull, thick edge, ball flies to 4th slip 131/10
    18 (b 1, lb 2, nb 15)
    131 all out (48 Overs, RR: 2.72, 210 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-64 (DJ White, 19.5 ov), 2-68 (ML Price, 20.5 ov), 3-80 (SR Adair, 25.3 ov), 4-118 (MBA Smith, 41.1 ov), 5-118 (CN Ackermann, 42.3 ov), 6-118 (VR Charles, 42.5 ov), 7-118 (AJN Price, 43.5 ov), 8-126 (SSB Magala, 46.1 ov), 9-131 (RC Williams, 47.4 ov), 10-131 (MB Njoloza, 47.6 ov)
    W Hartslief1104814.3606
    GR Rabie1762721.5800
    P Fojela712904.1409
    DDG Baartman74841.1400
    RD McMillan621632.6600

Close of Play

  • Thu, 27 Oct - day 1 - Eastern Province 1st innings 40/0 (DJ White 12*, ML Price 25*, 12.2 ov)
  • Fri, 28 Oct - day 2 - Eastern Province 2nd innings 192 (49.1 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

E. Province 3rd innings Partnerships

1st9ML PriceDJ White
2nd4MBA SmithDJ White
3rd11MBA SmithSR Adair
4th146MBA SmithCN Ackermann
5th1MBA SmithLI Vaaltyn
6th9MBA SmithAJN Price
7th0MBA SmithVR Charles
8th0MBA SmithSSB Magala
9th5RC WilliamsSSB Magala
10th7RC WilliamsMB Njoloza