MiWAY T20 Challenge - 21st match

Cape Cobras v Titans

Titans won by 6 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)

0.1

Thomas to Puttick, 1 run, back and inside edges it onto his pads and it trickels to short fine leg

0.2

Thomas to van Zyl, FOUR, overpitched and driven thru the covers

0.3

Thomas to van Zyl, no run, length ball and he is back defending up to his partner

0.4

Thomas to van Zyl, no run, rocks back to pull one that didnt quite get up and he edged it into his pads and it ran up towards the bowler

0.5

Thomas to van Zyl, no run, beats him iwth a little bit of movement off the seam

0.6

Thomas to van Zyl, no run, hurries him a little and no feet movement has him jabbing down on it defensively and away into the covers

End of over 1 (5 runs) Cape Cobras 5/0
S van Zyl    4* (5b 1x4)      AC Thomas    1-0-5-0
AG Puttick    1* (1b)     

1.1

Links to Puttick, OUT, down the track and looks to go over long on but doesnt quite get hold of it and drags it round to cow corner where Behardien takes a good catch running round for a deep mid wkt

AG Puttick c Behardien b Links 1 (5m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

1.2

Links to Gibbs, 1 leg bye, finds a hint of pad as it drifted down and gave short fine leg some work

1.3

Links to van Zyl, 1 run, drives past a diving cover out to the long off sweeper

1.4

Links to Gibbs, no run, taps to the skipper at mid wkt

1.5

Links to Gibbs, no run, stands tall and trickles it back up the wicket to the bowler

1.6

Links to Gibbs, no run, waits for it again and taps to van Jaarsveld at mid wkt once more

End of over 2 (2 runs) Cape Cobras 7/1
HH Gibbs    0* (4b)      ER Links    1-0-1-1
S van Zyl    5* (6b 1x4)      AC Thomas    1-0-5-0

2.1

de Villiers to van Zyl, FOUR, too short and a hint wide and is cut thru cover point

2.2

de Villiers to van Zyl, no run, back and defends to cover

2.3

de Villiers to van Zyl, FOUR, advances, more of a walk really, bottom edge as he looked to pull misses the stumps and down to an empty long stop

2.4

de Villiers to van Zyl, FOUR, stands still and drives this thru the covers, all timing, feet never moved

2.5

de Villiers to van Zyl, FOUR, best shot of the day straight drive splits his partner and the wickets at the bowlers end

2.6

de Villiers to van Zyl, no run, back and defends to Links at short mid wkt

End of over 3 (16 runs) Cape Cobras 23/1
S van Zyl    21* (12b 5x4)      CJD de Villiers    1-0-16-0
HH Gibbs    0* (4b)      ER Links    1-0-1-1

3.1

Links to Gibbs, no run, fwd and defends gently towardes mid off, bowler runs across to gather

3.2

Links to Gibbs, 1 run, back and taps to square leg, Titans skipper runs ound from mid wkt to gather but not before a run is taken

3.3

Links to van Zyl, no run, attempts to tickle this round but cant get past the bwd square leg

3.4

Links to van Zyl, no run, once more but this time it requires a diving stop by van der merwe

3.5

Links to van Zyl, 1 run, goes over teh top but wiats it out over extra cover and they can walk one

3.6

Links to Gibbs, 1 run, drop and run into the covers and the scamper thru

End of over 4 (3 runs) Cape Cobras 26/1
HH Gibbs    2* (7b)      ER Links    2-0-4-1
S van Zyl    22* (15b 5x4)      CJD de Villiers    1-0-16-0

4.1

Thomas to Gibbs, OUT, stayed a little low and Gibbs was looking to pull this, Thomas splits the stumps

HH Gibbs b Thomas 2 (10m 8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 25.00

4.2

Thomas to Shah, no run, sliding down and finds pad, appeal but Umpire Pienaar was never gonna give that

4.3

Thomas to Shah, no run, prods defensively towards cover point

4.4

Thomas to Shah, FOUR, overpitches and he gets the treatment driven elegant and with some power thru extr cover

4.5

Thomas to Shah, 1 run, attempts a bouncer outside off which is somewhat strangely pulled round to deep mid wkt

4.6

Thomas to van Zyl, OUT, advances down the track as Thomas went round the wicket to cramp him, cannot get it anywhere near over the head of de Villiers at mid on

S van Zyl c de Villiers b Thomas 22 (20m 16b 5x4 0x6) SR: 137.50

End of over 5 (5 runs) Cape Cobras 31/3
     AC Thomas    2-0-10-2
OA Shah    5* (4b 1x4)      ER Links    2-0-4-1

5.1

van der Merwe to Shah, no run, pitched up and driven back to the bowler

5.2

van der Merwe to Shah, no run, steps outside and exposes all 3, van follows him and he defends

5.3

van der Merwe to Shah, no run, acorss now and taps to square leg

5.4

van der Merwe to Shah, no run, attempts to run it fine but it goes straight to Mbhalati at short 3rd man

5.5

van der Merwe to Shah, no run, bottom edge cut goes to cover

5.6

van der Merwe to Shah, no run, drives back to van who did that in record time and has a damsel for good measure

End of over 6 (maiden) Cape Cobras 31/3
OA Shah    5* (10b 1x4)      RE van der Merwe    1-1-0-0
DJ Vilas    0* (0b)      AC Thomas    2-0-10-2

6.1

Davids to Vilas, no run, long way fwd defending up to Davids

6.2

Davids to Vilas, 1 run, this one slips and is a full toss going down, sweeps at it and gets something on out to deep bwd square

6.3

Davids to Shah, 1 run, pitched up and drives along the ground up to long on

6.4

Davids to Vilas, 1 run, some air outside off and he is cut out to links on teh cvoer point boundry

6.5

Davids to Shah, no run, back and defneds at his feet as he looked to wipe it leg side

6.6

Davids to Shah, 1 wide, legside

6.6

Davids to Shah, no run, taps straight to short fine leg, Titans got a grip on this game for the moment

End of over 7 (4 runs) Cape Cobras 35/3
OA Shah    6* (13b 1x4)      H Davids    1-0-4-0
DJ Vilas    2* (3b)      RE van der Merwe    1-1-0-0

7.1

van der Merwe to Vilas, 1 run, half cut, half drives this off his stumps and out to the cover sweeper

7.2

van der Merwe to Shah, FOUR, steps down and goes over the head of the bowler for a one bounce four

7.3

van der Merwe to Shah, 1 run, stands still and van takes something off it, had to wait to pull it out to long on standing quite wide

7.4

van der Merwe to Vilas, 4 leg byes

sliding down, big appeal from van but Umpire Holdstock says no

7.5

van der Merwe to Vilas, no run, prds to the skipper at mid wkt

7.6

van der Merwe to Vilas, 1 run, lots of bottom hand digs it up to long off

End of over 8 (11 runs) Cape Cobras 46/3
DJ Vilas    4* (7b)      RE van der Merwe    2-1-7-0
OA Shah    11* (15b 2x4)      H Davids    1-0-4-0

8.1

Davids to Vilas, 1 run, lap sweep takes this one from well outside off and plays it on the bounce to deep mid kwt

8.2

Davids to Shah, FOUR, overpitches and drives thru the covers

8.3

Davids to Shah, 1 run, cuts this one now out to the cover point sweeper

8.4

Davids to Vilas, 1 run, off the back foot wiping it past the square leg umpire

8.5

Davids to Shah, no run, twist of the wrists but cannot beat short fine leg

8.6

Davids to Shah, 1 run, back and drives all along the ground to long on

End of over 9 (8 runs) Cape Cobras 54/3
OA Shah    17* (19b 3x4)      H Davids    2-0-12-0
DJ Vilas    6* (9b)      RE van der Merwe    2-1-7-0

9.1

Wiese to Shah, 1 run, leans into it and angles it wide of short fine leg, didnt get much on it so it went slowly

9.2

Wiese to Vilas, no run, hurried into a shot which he finally defends to mid wkt

9.3

Wiese to Vilas, FOUR, legside and he helps it on its way ticling it onto his pad and away

9.4

Wiese to Vilas, no run, quiet drive goes to cover point

9.5

Wiese to Vilas, no run, gets rushed as he tried to whip one from outside off and it squirts to short 3rd man

9.6

Wiese to Vilas, 1 run, back and works this out to van on the cover fence

End of over 10 (6 runs) Cape Cobras 60/3
DJ Vilas    11* (14b 1x4)      D Wiese    1-0-6-0
OA Shah    18* (20b 3x4)      H Davids    2-0-12-0

10.1

Mbhalati to Vilas, 2 runs, walks down and then guides it allowing it to run off the face of the bat to a finish 3rd man

10.2

Mbhalati to Vilas, no run, drives but cannot beat point as he didnt quite hit this one in the meat

10.3

Mbhalati to Vilas, 1 run, back foot swot goes to mid off, off a bottom edge

10.4

Mbhalati to Shah, 1 run, tands up and runs this up to mid off who is on the edge of the circle

10.5

Mbhalati to Vilas, 1 run, short and he rocks back to pull it round to Behardien on the deep mid wkt boundry

10.6

Mbhalati to Shah, 1 run, opens the face and runs it to 3rd man

End of over 11 (6 runs) Cape Cobras 66/3
OA Shah    20* (22b 3x4)      NE Mbhalati    1-0-6-0
DJ Vilas    15* (18b 1x4)      D Wiese    1-0-6-0

11.1

Wiese to Shah, no run, defends to point

11.2

Wiese to Shah, no run, exposes all his stumps, Wiese holds his nerve and bowls in the channel, Shah misses

11.3

Wiese to Shah, 1 run, back and punches away into the covers

11.4

Wiese to Vilas, 1 run, short and is pulled out to the man on the deep mid wkt fence provding cover

11.5

Wiese to Shah, 5 wides, legside, fired in as Shah stepped inside

11.5

Wiese to Shah, 1 run, a touch short and is pulled round from on off stump to just fwd of square leg

11.6

Wiese to Vilas, FOUR, opens the face and beats the keeper, naturally does the same for short 3rd man

End of over 12 (12 runs) Cape Cobras 78/3
DJ Vilas    20* (20b 2x4)      D Wiese    2-0-18-0
OA Shah    22* (26b 3x4)      NE Mbhalati    1-0-6-0

12.1

Links to Shah, no run, drives but staright to Thomas at extra cover on the circles edge

12.2

Links to Shah, 1 run, half fwd and wiping it towards teh square leg umpire

12.3

Links to Vilas, no run, stands up and pats up the wicket

12.4

Links to Vilas, 2 runs, sweeps with a horizontal bat out to long leg

12.5

Links to Vilas, 3 runs, late cut goes to an empty third man, good chase saves a run

12.6

Links to Shah, 1 run, tickled to short 3rd man

End of over 13 (7 runs) Cape Cobras 85/3
OA Shah    24* (29b 3x4)      ER Links    3-0-11-1
DJ Vilas    25* (23b 2x4)      D Wiese    2-0-18-0

13.1

van der Merwe to Shah, 1 run, exposes his stuumps as he is wont to do and drives out to the cover sweeper

13.2

van der Merwe to Vilas, no run, walks across and franctionally down the wicket but can only defend into the cvoers

13.3

van der Merwe to Vilas, no run, attempted sweep well outside off, makes no contact

13.4

van der Merwe to Vilas, 1 run, across and is driving out to the cover sweeper, was a slow start cause there may have been two available there

13.5

van der Merwe to Shah, no run, leading edge squirts away to cover

13.6

van der Merwe to Shah, 1 run, fwd and takes it on the full out to mid wkt

End of over 14 (3 runs) Cape Cobras 88/3
OA Shah    26* (32b 3x4)      RE van der Merwe    3-1-10-0
DJ Vilas    26* (26b 2x4)      ER Links    3-0-11-1

14.1

Links to Shah, no run, drives hard but straight to Thomas at that extra cvoer on the circkles edge

14.2

Links to Shah, 1 run, cuts out to the cvoer sweeper

14.3

Links to Vilas, 1 run, walking down and swot it out to square leg

14.4

Links to Shah, FOUR, down the track and smashes it back and thru the bowler Links

14.5

Links to Shah, 1 run, back and waits for it before cutting out to the cvoer sweeper

14.6

Links to Vilas, FOUR, round the wkt to Vilas who slow sweeps him out to cow corner

End of over 15 (11 runs) Cape Cobras 99/3
DJ Vilas    31* (28b 3x4)      ER Links    4-0-22-1
OA Shah    32* (36b 4x4)      RE van der Merwe    3-1-10-0

15.1

Wiese to Shah, no run, looking to sweep in front of his pad, bottom edge trickles towards the bowler as Shah overbalences

15.2

Wiese to Shah, 1 run, back and pulls it in the air out to square leg to bring up the ton off 94 balls

15.3

Wiese to Vilas, 1 run, stands and pulls it round to deep bwd square leg once more

15.4

Wiese to Shah, FOUR, bit of a lap sweep over his shoulder, short fine leg had no chance

15.5

Wiese to Shah, no run, makes room but then bottom edges into the ground for the keeper to gather

15.6

Wiese to Shah, OUT, goes for the pulled 6, doesnt get it all, Davids passes it back to Malan before going over teh ropes, great stuff

OA Shah c Malan b Wiese 37 (41m 41b 5x4 0x6) SR: 90.24

End of over 16 (6 runs) Cape Cobras 105/4
     D Wiese    3-0-24-1
DJ Vilas    32* (29b 3x4)      ER Links    4-0-22-1

16.1

Davids to Kleinveldt, no run, defends up the wkt

16.2

Davids to Kleinveldt, 1 run, pulled round to mid wkt

16.3

Davids to Vilas, 1 run, reverse sweep low on the ground beats the keeper

16.4

Davids to Kleinveldt, 1 run, advances and looks to go big but cannot get under it runs up to long on

16.5

Davids to Vilas, 1 wide

16.5

Davids to Vilas, 1 run, drives out to a wide long off

16.6

Davids to Kleinveldt, 1 run, takes it in the air and on teh bounce up to long off

End of over 17 (6 runs) Cape Cobras 111/4
RK Kleinveldt    3* (4b)      H Davids    3-0-18-0
DJ Vilas    34* (31b 3x4)      D Wiese    3-0-24-1

17.1

Thomas to Kleinveldt, no run, slower ball boucner outside off, Kleinveldt is thru the shot before teh ball arrived

17.2

Thomas to Kleinveldt, 1 wide, called for height

17.2

Thomas to Kleinveldt, no run, hauls out the baseball bat but cannot connect with the back of a lenght ball outside off that was held back a touch

17.3

Thomas to Kleinveldt, 1 run, pitched up and into his pads and he drives up to long on as he couldnt quite get under it

17.4

Thomas to Vilas, SIX, shuffles at his crease then pulls the shortish one over the fence at cow corner

17.5

Thomas to Vilas, 1 run, drives up to long on

17.6

Thomas to Kleinveldt, no run, digs out a yorker and is across the wicket to gather from Thomas and keep them put

End of over 18 (9 runs) Cape Cobras 120/4
RK Kleinveldt    4* (8b)      AC Thomas    3-0-19-2
DJ Vilas    41* (33b 3x4 1x6)      H Davids    3-0-18-0

18.1

van der Merwe to Vilas, no run, bottom edge as he went for the hoik, van is across to gather in front of Rory

18.2

van der Merwe to Vilas, OUT, lap sweep doesnt get enough on it and is easily gathered at deep mid wkt

DJ Vilas c Behardien b van der Merwe 41 (46m 35b 3x4 1x6) SR: 117.14

18.3

van der Merwe to Kleinveldt, 1 run, drives up to long on

18.4

van der Merwe to Gray, 1 run, clipped away towards long leg

18.5

van der Merwe to Kleinveldt, SIX, full toss on off stump is swotted over cow corner and into the Snake Pitt

18.6

van der Merwe to Kleinveldt, 1 run, pats out on hte legside and they scamper thru

End of over 19 (9 runs) Cape Cobras 129/5
RK Kleinveldt    12* (11b 1x6)      RE van der Merwe    4-1-19-1
AJA Gray    1* (1b)      AC Thomas    3-0-19-2

19.1

Thomas to Kleinveldt, FOUR, swings and finds a bottom edge that squirts past an unlucky Mbhalati at short 3rd man

19.2

Thomas to Kleinveldt, no run, supsiciously wide as Rory cannot make contact, Umpire Holdstock is generous

19.3

Thomas to Kleinveldt, no run, bouncer and Rory couldnt reach it, again Umpire Holdstock is a tad generous

19.4

Thomas to Kleinveldt, SIX, low full toss is clouted back over long on's head

19.5

Thomas to Kleinveldt, 1 run, pulls across the line out to cow corner who gathers on the bounce and fires it in

19.6

Thomas to Gray, 2 runs, waits for it and drives up to mid off who fumbles and allows a second to bring the Cobras innings to a close

Match State: Innings Break

End of over 20 (13 runs) Cape Cobras 142/5
AJA Gray    3* (2b)      AC Thomas    4-0-32-2
RK Kleinveldt    23* (16b 1x4 2x6)      RE van der Merwe    4-1-19-1
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