Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
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    33 Played back defensively, but surprised by a bit of extra pace and jams bat down too late to prevent his off stump from being uprooted 76/4
    6.4 Left ball outside off stump on back foot, only to have it swing in and knock out the off stump 21/1
    19 Slight away movement just catches the outside edge of Amla's back defensive stroke and carries nicely to the keeper 43/2
    31.4 Plays back defensively, but an awayswinger takes the edge and carries low to the keeper 76/3
    57.5 Trapped on back foot by ball keeping low 133/7
    42.1 Forward defensive push takes the outside edge and flies neatly to slip 106/5
    49.1 Drives at a widish ball outside off stump and edges to the keeper 112/6
    65.2 Forward defensive push edged straight to second slip 139/8
    not out
    3
    24
    47
    0
    0
    12.50
    65.3 Another defensive push edged, this one just carrying to second slip, who had to dive forward and scoop a hand under the ball 139/9
    69 The short ball finally does the job, as the batsman sways back and tamely pops up a return catch to the bowler in his follow-through 146/10
    Extras
    8 (lb 6, nb 1, w 1)
    TOTAL
    146 all out (69 Overs, RR: 2.11, 277 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-21 (S van Zyl, 6.4 ov), 2-43 (HM Amla, 18.6 ov), 3-76 (KD Petersen, 31.4 ov), 4-76 (AG Puttick, 32.6 ov), 5-106 (LC Ngoepe, 42.1 ov), 6-112 (DL Piedt, 49.1 ov), 7-133 (JP Duminy, 57.5 ov), 8-139 (M Shezi, 65.2 ov), 9-139 (D Paterson, 65.3 ov), 10-146 (LB Williams, 68.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    D du Preez1332421.8400
    D Olivier1752511.4711
    SC van Schalkwyk1764552.6400
    M Budaza531202.4000
    WL Coetsee1783422.0000
  • BATSMEN
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    66
    133
    212
    9
    0
    49.62
    46.5 Played back and looked to glance that to leg 120/2
    1 Hit low down looking to work the ball to leg off back foot and overbalancing somewhat 3/1
    45
    149
    219
    6
    0
    30.20
    49.1 Shoulders arms on the back foot and is nailed by an inswinger as Moreki switches to bowling around the wicket 122/3
    61
    127
    182
    9
    0
    48.03
    90.4 Got him this time - played back defensively and again the ball kept somewhat low 261/5
    79.4 Big forcing shot off the back foot gets a thin edge to the keeper 230/4
    124.4 Slashes again outside off stump on the back foot looking to edge the ball over the slips, but Puttick at first slip leaps up and successfully grabs it 364/6
    150 Top-edged sweep skied high to the man at short fine leg 484/9
    131 Went on the big drive again, missed and lifted the back foot momentarily for Petersen to whip off the bails 392/7
    51
    59
    67
    6
    1
    86.44
    149 Went on the drive, beaten by turn and had his off stump knocked back 478/8
    not out
    2
    21
    17
    0
    0
    9.52
    not out
    2
    4
    11
    0
    0
    50.00
    Extras
    29 (b 7, lb 8, nb 10, w 4)
    TOTAL
    491/9d (154 Overs, RR: 3.18, 637 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-3 (RS Second, 0.6 ov), 2-120 (LLL Sesele, 46.5 ov), 3-122 (MN Erlank, 49.1 ov), 4-230 (PJ van Biljon, 79.4 ov), 5-261 (DS Rosier, 90.4 ov), 6-364 (TM Bodibe, 124.4 ov), 7-392 (SC van Schalkwyk, 130.6 ov), 8-478 (D du Preez, 148.6 ov), 9-484 (WL Coetsee, 149.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    D Paterson821411.7500
    LB Williams2429403.9112
    M Shezi1806003.3302
    DL Piedt44912142.7500
    TL Moreki2317533.2616
    BE Hendricks2256002.7210
    S van Zyl301304.3300
    JP Duminy1223913.2500
  • BATSMEN
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    1.2 Top-edged hook skied for an easy catc to the keeper 8/1
    8.1 Firm front foot push outside off stump flies head-high to gulley 49/3
    6.5 Back foot forcing shot flies head-height to third slip, who makes n omistake 48/2
    20.5 Pushes forward defensively but misses that and they all go up - as does the umpire's finger 98/4
    29.1 Lifted back foot drive tamely straight at cover 146/5
    33 Digs it in short, the batsman goes for the pull and top-edges it, where it loops high back to the bowler 148/6
    47.5 Goes on another drive, but miscues it and loops a catch to cover 178/7
    not out
    50
    112
    133
    9
    0
    44.64
    58.2 Stumps trimmed as he looks to whip this one through the leg side on the back foot 215/8
    70.4 Goes back on stumps to force off back foot, misses and is struck halfway up the pad 239/9
    73 Hit on toe looking to sweep and missing, and that wraps up the innings victory for the Knights! 243/10
    Extras
    8 (lb 4, nb 2, w 2)
    TOTAL
    243 all out (73 Overs, RR: 3.32, 275 minutes)
    Did not bat: D Paterson
    Fall of wickets: 1-8 (AG Puttick, 1.2 ov), 2-48 (HM Amla, 6.5 ov), 3-49 (S van Zyl, 8.1 ov), 4-98 (JP Duminy, 20.5 ov), 5-146 (KD Petersen, 29.1 ov), 6-148 (LC Ngoepe, 32.6 ov), 7-178 (DL Piedt, 47.5 ov), 8-215 (BE Hendricks, 58.2 ov), 9-239 (TL Moreki, 70.4 ov), 10-243 (LB Williams, 72.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    D du Preez503607.2000
    D Olivier1418846.2812
    SC van Schalkwyk15102011.3300
    WL Coetsee24133411.4100
    M Budaza512915.8010
    MN Erlank1023233.2000

Close of Play

  • Thu, 17 Dec - day 1 - Knights 1st innings 59/1 (LLL Sesele 38*, MN Erlank 15*, 25 ov)
  • Fri, 18 Dec - day 2 - Knights 1st innings 346/5 (TM Bodibe 53*, WL Coetsee 45*, 121 ov)
  • Sat, 19 Dec - day 3 - Cape Cobras 2nd innings 243 (73 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

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Cape Cobras 3rd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st8AG PuttickS van Zyl
2nd40HM AmlaS van Zyl
3rd1JP DuminyS van Zyl
4th49JP DuminyKD Petersen
5th48LC NgoepeKD Petersen
6th2DL PiedtLC Ngoepe
7th30M SheziDL Piedt
8th37M SheziBE Hendricks
9th24M SheziTL Moreki
10th4M SheziLB Williams