• BATSMEN
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    6s
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    5.1 beautiful ball, getting the ball to tail in and clip the top of middle. Good early break through for KZN 12/1
    27
    48
    82
    5
    0
    56.25
    16.5 pitched up and smashes into Koto's pad, KZN goes up in raptuous appeal, umpire Lawrence agrees and raises his finger 53/4
    10.5 back of a length outside off, de Zorzi swings hard and get a thick outside edge which is well taken by first slip 31/2
    12.1 on a good length outside off and draws Van Vuuren into a half hearted shot, he is caught low down by Ackerman low down in front of him at first slip 31/3
    52.3 back of a length outside off, Kaber doesn't make up his mind and is caught playing a nothing shot, caught by Ackerman at first slip 157/9
    38.5 back of a length, Herman looks to go forward but is surprised by extra bounce, gets the top of the shoulder and is spooned to Engelbrecht at mid off 123/5
    42.2 that's his 5-for! Beautiful bowling, back of a length and moving in, Kgoatle tries to defend but is caught on the pad, KZN appeal and appeal loud, umpire Lawrence agrees and raises his finger 133/6
    46.2 back of a length outside off, pretorius tries to drive but only gets an thick outside edge, Oakes takes a good catch diving to his right 150/7
    48.3 Beautiful ball, pitching outside off and tailing in, Hawken plays inside the line and hears the ball rattle his stumps 152/8
    not out
    4
    14
    20
    0
    0
    28.57
    52.5 beautiful catch by Dudgeon at gulley. Given width and driven but only gets an outside edge on it, Dudgeon holds onto a good catch low in front of him 157/10
    Extras
    21 (b 4, lb 2, nb 12, w 3)
    TOTAL
    157 all out (52.5 Overs, RR: 2.97, 250 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-12 (VB Mahlangu, 5.1 ov), 2-31 (T de Zorzi, 10.5 ov), 3-31 (M Van Buuren, 12.1 ov), 4-53 (T Koto, 16.5 ov), 5-123 (RA Herman, 38.5 ov), 6-133 (LJ Kgoatle, 42.2 ov), 7-150 (M Pretorius, 46.2 ov), 8-152 (EL Hawken, 48.3 ov), 9-157 (TP Kaber, 52.3 ov), 10-157 (L Nkese, 52.5 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    RJ Engelbrecht1243202.6614
    KJ Dudgeon1023333.3012
    E Bosch1224153.4116
    Z Paruk8.521721.9200
    S Nhlebela1012802.8000
  • BATSMEN
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    0.2 short and wide and cut, straight to the man at point 0/1
    3.3 what a beauty, pitching outside off back of a length, Capell goes to drive but the ball moves back into the batter and he leaves a space between bat and pad which the ball sneaks through on its way to breaking his stumps 17/2
    run out (Pretorius/†Herman)
    59
    169
    284
    6
    0
    34.91
    14.1 back of a length and Ackerman tries to hit it out the park but gets a massive top edge and skies the ball to mid off 70/3
    52 back of a length, the ball bounces slightly higher then expected and takes the shoulder of the bat, and is taken by a good catch diving forward 151/4
    not out
    102
    156
    235
    10
    0
    65.38
    99
    133
    173
    11
    1
    74.43
    103 fuller and straighter and Bosch tries to flick it to the legside but plays around it and is struck out in front, the umpire raises his finger. 364/6
    106.3 back of a length outside off, Paruk flashes and get a thick outside edge. 372/7
    Extras
    13 (lb 2, nb 5, w 6)
    TOTAL
    372/7d (106.3 Overs, RR: 3.49, 480 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-0 (MN Erlank, 0.2 ov), 2-17 (B Capell, 3.3 ov), 3-70 (MJ Ackerman, 14.1 ov), 4-151 (ZZ Zondo, 51.6 ov), 5-177 (KA Cele, 61.5 ov), 6-364 (E Bosch, 102.6 ov), 7-372 (Z Paruk, 106.3 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    EL Hawken23.365432.2912
    M Pretorius2357223.1302
    R Arendse2138414.0030
    L Nkese1514903.2610
    TP Kaber5.412003.5210
    M Van Buuren11.215604.9400
    T de Zorzi301906.3301
    T Koto401604.0000
  • BATSMEN
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    36.4 last over of the day has claimed a wicket. Nhlebela floated the ball up and got turn and bounce, Mahlangu tries to defend but gets a thick edge to Bosch at slip 103/1
    46
    126
    166
    5
    0
    36.50
    43.3 fuller and straighter and moving back in, Koto is caught infront, the KZN team go up in a massive appeal and the umpire delights the team by raising his finger 127/2
    59.4 Erlank strikes! de Zorzi tries to fend up but is struck out in front and the umpire raises his finger in agreement with the appeal 156/3
    66.3 Van Buuren tries to slog sweep but only finds the man at square leg 178/4
    68 good bowling, building the pressure, Kaber comes forward to a ball outside off, he tries to block but gets a thin edge to Oakes who juggles it before holding onto it. 184/5
    86.4 after a close shout off the previous ball Herman tries to sweep again but misses and is caught out in front. That's Nhlebela's 5th for the innings 231/8
    74.2 Kgoatle tries to slog sweep but only manages to scoop the ball behind square, Paruk runs around from square leg and takes a simple catch 201/6
    76.4 tries to go big again but can only sky the ball, Ackerman runs in from mid on to take a god catch 212/7
    not out
    10
    44
    44
    1
    0
    22.72
    90.2 back of a length outside off, Ardense tries to flick it off his hips but gets an edge and has it bounce up off his pads, Zondo and Erlank dive towards the ball. Who took it? Erlank is the one with his hands on the ball 233/9
    92 that is it! Clipped off his legs to the man at short mid wicket. 238/10
    Extras
    11 (b 3, lb 3, nb 3, w 2)
    TOTAL
    238 all out (92 Overs, RR: 2.58, 333 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-103 (VB Mahlangu, 36.4 ov), 2-127 (T Koto, 43.3 ov), 3-156 (T de Zorzi, 59.4 ov), 4-178 (M Van Buuren, 66.3 ov), 5-184 (TP Kaber, 67.6 ov), 6-201 (LJ Kgoatle, 74.2 ov), 7-212 (M Pretorius, 76.4 ov), 8-231 (RA Herman, 86.4 ov), 9-233 (R Arendse, 90.2 ov), 10-238 (L Nkese, 91.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    RJ Engelbrecht612904.8300
    KJ Dudgeon911802.0011
    E Bosch602103.5011
    S Nhlebela38109662.5201
    Z Paruk1142212.0000
    MN Erlank2284632.0900

Close of Play

  • Thu, 04 Jan - day 1 - Natal 1st innings 133/3 (KA Cele 34*, ZZ Zondo 40*, 40 ov)
  • Fri, 05 Jan - day 2 - Northerns 2nd innings 103/1 (T Koto 34*, 36.4 ov)
  • Sat, 06 Jan - day 3 - Natal 2nd innings 24/1 (3.5 ov) - end of match

Match Notes