• BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    67
    174
    105
    9
    0
    63.80
    37.5 goes forward to block. Somehow the ball beats the bat and removes off stump 137/3
    27.1 ball leaves the batsman to off, finds an edge on its way 113/1
    32.3 ball seams away. Ackermann has a bat in defensive position, but the ball finds the edge and goes straight to 2nd slip 125/2
    92
    212
    168
    12
    0
    54.76
    85.2 going for a big hit, holes out at mid on 315/6
    58.4 pulled, but cannot clear the fielder at mid on 230/4
    27
    49
    33
    4
    0
    81.81
    70.4 swings and misses. The ball doesn't miss however. The bails drop. 273/5
    96.5 drives at a ball leaving him, edges to the keeper 348/9
    94.1 swings back a bit to get through the gate 341/7
    94.3 pitches on leg and beats the bat to hit the pads. There is some deliberation before the umpire raises his finger" 341/8
    not out
    0
    17
    7
    0
    0
    0.00
    97.5 finds himself trapped in front 349/10
    Extras
    16 (b 2, lb 6, nb 6, w 2)
    TOTAL
    349 all out (97.5 Overs, RR: 3.56, 431 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-113 (DJ White, 27.1 ov), 2-125 (CN Ackermann, 32.3 ov), 3-137 (ML Price, 37.5 ov), 4-230 (KR Smuts, 58.4 ov), 5-273 (AZM Dyili, 70.4 ov), 6-315 (A Jacobs, 85.2 ov), 7-341 (LR Walters, 94.1 ov), 8-341 (L Meyer, 94.3 ov), 9-348 (WE Bell, 96.5 ov), 10-349 (AE Kula, 97.5 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    L Mbane13.563932.8110
    A Myoli1426414.5710
    LL Lwana1425243.7103
    DL Brown1935823.0502
    MJ Nqolo1304103.1501
    GVJ Koopman713505.0000
    BL Bennett1313802.9200
    BC de Wett401403.5000
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    0.1 nicked to the keeper, he doesn't wait for the umpire's decision 0/1
    3.4 ball comes back and hits the pads. Umpire raises the finger slowly 5/2
    5 Meyer finds the edge. Walters gets an easy chance 11/3
    14.5 swings, but the ball is a good one, it finds the edge. A simple one for the keeper 50/4
    18.1 square drives. What an amazing catch as Smuts stretches his arm high and snatches the ball out the air 61/5
    68
    168
    106
    10
    1
    64.15
    53.2 tries to keep it down through the covers but it stays up, straight to Smutss 192/8
    17
    63
    45
    3
    0
    37.77
    31.2 drives back. The small Hula puts his hand up casually and plucks th eball out of the air 112/6
    39.3 takes on the bowler as he drives, the ball loops up to backward point wher Smuts is waiting 149/7
    not out
    49
    84
    76
    8
    1
    64.47
    17
    21
    12
    1
    2
    141.66
    59.3 gets into line but misses. Pretty plumb there 230/9
    60.5 comprehensively beaten and the off stump is uprooted 231/10
    Extras
    6 (lb 2, nb 3, w 1)
    TOTAL
    231 all out (60.5 Overs, RR: 3.79, 259 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-0 (BL Bennett, 0.1 ov), 2-5 (V Makhaphela, 3.4 ov), 3-11 (KD Bennett, 4.6 ov), 4-50 (BC de Wett, 14.5 ov), 5-61 (GVJ Koopman, 18.1 ov), 6-112 (MJ Nqolo, 31.2 ov), 7-149 (AM Sodumo, 39.3 ov), 8-192 (DL Brown, 53.2 ov), 9-230 (LL Lwana, 59.3 ov), 10-231 (A Myoli, 60.5 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    L Meyer15.544532.8402
    WE Bell913313.6610
    S Gidana1215524.5801
    KR Smuts521603.2000
    AE Kula1626644.1200
    CN Ackermann301404.6600
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    5.4 moves over, ball straightens and hits the pads 29/2
    4.1 thats an edge to the keeper 21/1
    6.5 goes forward to play defensive, the ball deviates and clips the outside edge. A standard catch for the keeper 38/3
    b Mbane
    13
    67
    36
    2
    0
    36.11
    12.5 now that is really silly. Swings wildly at a ball fairly well outside off and leaving him. Gets an edge. Taken by the keeper rolling to his left. 48/4
    7
    37
    26
    1
    0
    26.92
    20.3 that one pitches quite well wide of off and cuts back a long way to remove off stump 64/6
    15
    55
    35
    2
    0
    42.85
    32.1 drives, misses, the ball comes through the gap 85/7
    55.1 comes back. Walters goes back to play, misses 142/9
    32.2 goes over to off, ball misses the straight bat onto the pads. He's pretty well in front 85/8
    61 pulls at a short ball, it's not middled. and goes straight up, Bevan Bennet at short mid wicket steadies himself to pouch it 148/10
    not out
    5
    27
    18
    0
    0
    27.77
    Extras
    4 (lb 2, nb 2)
    TOTAL
    148 all out (61 Overs, RR: 2.42, 273 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-21 (ML Price, 4.1 ov), 2-29 (DJ White, 5.4 ov), 3-38 (CN Ackermann, 6.5 ov), 4-48 (KR Smuts, 12.5 ov), 5-64 (A Jacobs, 19.4 ov), 6-64 (AZM Dyili, 20.3 ov), 7-85 (WE Bell, 32.1 ov), 8-85 (L Meyer, 32.2 ov), 9-142 (LR Walters, 55.1 ov), 10-148 (S Gidana, 60.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    LL Lwana1716543.8202
    A Myoli722523.5700
    DL Brown1261621.3300
    L Mbane1261211.0000
    BC de Wett1122312.0900
    MJ Nqolo20502.5000

Close of Play

  • Thu, 13 Dec - day 1 - Border 1st innings 5/2 (KD Bennett 4*, 3.4 ov)
  • Fri, 14 Dec - day 2 - Eastern Province 2nd innings 105/8 (LR Walters 22*, S Gidana 4*, 41 ov)
  • Sat, 15 Dec - day 3 - Border 2nd innings 270/5 (63.4 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

Border 4th innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st107BL BennettV Makhaphela
2nd6BL BennettKD Bennett
3rd88BC de WettBL Bennett
4th3BL BennettAM Sodumo
5th14BL BennettGVJ Koopman
6th52BL BennettDL Brown