• BATSMEN
    R
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    17.3 comes down the track, and misses the ball which gets the pads well down. No hesitation in giving that on the appeal 69/3
    5 nips back and hits the pads low down. No hesitation from the umpire. Some good bowling is rewarded 11/1
    6.5 pretty comprehinsive miss, ball stays low and raps the paqds. Smuts doesn't really wait for the decision 31/2
    47.2 lofted drive is slightly miscued. An easy catch at mid off 169/4
    76.4 going big to mid wicket, can't clear the ropess, taken easily. 231/6
    47.5 nicks the ball to the keeper 169/5
    83.3 plays a straight bat, ball finds the edge 256/7
    87 drwan forward to play defensive, misses the ball and the off stump is removed. That was comprehensively bowled. 267/8
    87.3 moves into line to flick to leg, misses he ball and the ball hits low down on the pads. Birch knows he's gone and moves off immediately 267/9
    91 finds the edge and taken by the keeper 276/10
    not out
    4
    9
    1
    0
    44.44
    Extras
    20 (lb 12, nb 6, w 2)
    TOTAL
    276 all out (91 Overs, 391 minutes)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    NE Mbhalati21.046843.2315
    RR Richards13.035824.4600
    CJD de Villiers17.024612.7011
    D Wiese7.022413.4200
    PL Harris26.035622.1500
    H Davids4.01701.7500
    RE van der Merwe3.00501.6600
    Fall of wickets:1-11 (ML Price, 4.6 ov), 2-31 (JT Smuts, 6.5 ov), 3-69 (DJ Jacobs, 17.3 ov), 4-169 (AG Prince, 47.2 ov), 5-169 (KR Smuts, 47.5 ov), 6-231 (CA Ingram, 76.4 ov), 7-256 (AZM Dyili, 83.3 ov), 8-267 (SR Harmer, 86.6 ov), 9-267 (ACR Birch, 87.3 ov), 10-276 (BD Walters, 90.6 ov)
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    2.4 edged to 1st slip 20/1
    46.4 holds back the ball, Rudolph checks his shot and lifts it to Ingram at point 179/5
    13.2 cuts hard at a ball outside off, ball screams off the bat, Harmer reacts instictvely and snatches the ball out of the air at 3rd slip 54/2
    35 comprehensively beaten. Middle stump is remeoved 121/3
    38.4 trapped in front 131/4
    not out
    35
    40
    3
    1
    87.50
    50.2 slashes only to edge to the wicket keeper 195/6
    52 flighted delivery, pushed to mid on, some confusion as they attempt the run. Kelly Smuts gathers and throws to the bowler who completes the necessary 202/6
    52.3 a big thick edge, ball carries to Harmer at 3rd slip. That gives Walters his 100th first class wicket 202/8
    54.3 beaten completely, demolishes the stumps 216/9
    54.4 beats the batsman, who plays onto his pads. The bowl loops up and Harmer runs around from point to take 216/10
    Extras
    4 (b 2, nb 2)
    TOTAL
    216 all out (54.4 Overs, 250 minutes)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    ACR Birch13.033832.9201
    BD Walters12.415754.5001
    GR Rabie10.032712.7000
    KR Smuts9.005005.5500
    SR Harmer2.01301.5000
    CA Ingram8.003904.8700
    Fall of wickets:1-20 (TM Bodibe, 2.4 ov), 2-54 (PJ Malan, 13.2 ov), 3-121 (H Davids, 34.6 ov), 4-131 (HG Kuhn, 38.4 ov), 5-179 (JA Rudolph, 46.4 ov), 6-195 (RE van der Merwe, 50.2 ov), 7-202 (CJD de Villiers, 51.6 ov), 8-202 (PL Harris, 52.3 ov), 9-216 (NE Mbhalati, 54.3 ov), 10-216 (RR Richards, 54.4 ov)
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    10.1 a BIG wicket, off stump is removed and Birch goes ballistic, as his team swoops down on him 22/1
    15.1 looks a bit awkward as he shuffles over, the ball stays straight and into the pads. Umpire considers, and raises his finger 28/2
    20 has a drive, an edge at the bottom of the bat carries at ankle height to 3rd slip 41/4
    15.4 beaten, and the night watchman ploy fails as the bails crash to the ground 28/3
    20.1 what a great delivery, beats the bat and removes off stump. Birch goes wild with delight 41/5
    62.5 the spin does him. Ball comes onto the pads. A breakthrough 218/6
    63.3 going big with a pull, goes towards midwicket where Birch has a little dive forward and takes it. 218/7
    72.2 throws his bat at the ball in a drive, a thick edge to slip 252/9
    65.1 a straight nick to the keeper 226/8
    not out
    16
    25
    3
    0
    64.00
    73 ball nips back and misses the bat. Hits the pads. Pretty easy decision 252/10
    Extras
    11 (b 1, lb 10)
    TOTAL
    252 all out (73 Overs, 320 minutes)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    ACR Birch21.045742.7100
    BD Walters16.073001.8700
    GR Rabie19.036153.2100
    CA Ingram4.002606.5000
    KR Smuts5.022605.2000
    SR Harmer7.003715.2800
    JT Smuts1.00404.0000
    Fall of wickets:1-22 (JA Rudolph, 10.1 ov), 2-28 (TM Bodibe, 15.1 ov), 3-28 (PL Harris, 15.4 ov), 4-41 (PJ Malan, 19.6 ov), 5-41 (H Davids, 20.1 ov), 6-218 (HG Kuhn, 62.5 ov), 7-218 (D Wiese, 63.3 ov), 8-226 (CJD de Villiers, 65.1 ov), 9-252 (RE van der Merwe, 72.2 ov), 10-252 (RR Richards, 72.6 ov)

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