Sunfoil Series

Cape Cobras v Lions

Lions won by 8 wickets

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100

0.1

Viljoen to Gray, FOUR, stroked past point as the game gets under way at last

0.2

Viljoen to Gray, no run, left

0.3

Viljoen to Gray, no run, left again

0.4

Viljoen to Gray, no run, left

0.5

Viljoen to Gray, no run

0.6

Viljoen to Gray, no run, late inswing, but too wide to tempt the batsman

End of over 1 (4 runs) Cape Cobras 4/0
AJA Gray    4* (6b 1x4)      GC Viljoen    1-0-4-0
AG Puttick    0* (0b)     

1.1

Deacon to Puttick, no run

1.2

Deacon to Puttick, no run, on target and defends

1.3

Deacon to Puttick, no run, back of a lenngth and wide, he sholders arms

1.4

Deacon to Puttick, no run

1.5

Deacon to Puttick, FOUR, overpitches this time and stroked down the ground

1.6

Deacon to Puttick, 1 run, nudged off the pads

End of over 2 (5 runs) Cape Cobras 9/0
AG Puttick    5* (6b 1x4)      WA Deacon    1-0-5-0
AJA Gray    4* (6b 1x4)      GC Viljoen    1-0-4-0

2.1

Viljoen to Puttick, no run, pushed back to the bowler

2.2

Viljoen to Puttick, 2 runs, drifting down leg and clipped to wide fine leg, good work by Pelser on the boundary

2.3

Viljoen to Puttick, no run

2.4

Viljoen to Puttick, 2 runs, leg glance, now Pelser must move to his left

2.5

Viljoen to Puttick, no run, defended to bowler

2.6

Viljoen to Puttick, 2 runs, pushed past mid off, a chase for Tsolekile who finds himself without the gloves today

End of over 3 (6 runs) Cape Cobras 15/0
AG Puttick    11* (12b 1x4)      GC Viljoen    2-0-10-0
AJA Gray    4* (6b 1x4)      WA Deacon    1-0-5-0

3.1

Deacon to Gray, no run, defensive push to mid off

3.2

Deacon to Gray, 1 run, tapped to mid wicket

3.3

Deacon to Puttick, 2 runs, leg side and he works it wide of O'Reilly at mid on

3.4

Deacon to Puttick, 2 runs, full and pushed past cover, outfield a bit slow after a lot of rain in the last 24 hours

3.5

Deacon to Puttick, 1 no ball

3.5

Deacon to Puttick, no run, better line and lenght, beats the outside edge as Puttick pushes forward uncertanly

3.6

Deacon to Puttick, no run

End of over 4 (6 runs) Cape Cobras 21/0
AG Puttick    15* (17b 1x4)      WA Deacon    2-0-11-0
AJA Gray    5* (8b 1x4)      GC Viljoen    2-0-10-0

4.1

Viljoen to Gray, no run, swing and a miss as Gray drives at that one

4.2

Viljoen to Gray, no run, pushed down the track

4.3

Viljoen to Gray, FOUR, lovely push drive through the coves as the bowler overpitches

4.4

Viljoen to Gray, no run, runs on the board, so he can afford to leave that one

4.5

Viljoen to Gray, no run

4.6

Viljoen to Gray, no run

End of over 5 (4 runs) Cape Cobras 25/0
AJA Gray    9* (14b 2x4)      GC Viljoen    3-0-14-0
AG Puttick    15* (17b 1x4)      WA Deacon    2-0-11-0

5.1

Deacon to Puttick, 3 runs, flicked off the pads, bounary on the Oaks side is well in as the pitch in use is very much on the Railway side of the table

5.2

Deacon to Gray, no run, mistimed drive to mid off

5.3

Deacon to Gray, no run, uncomfortable length, he pushes to mid on

5.4

Deacon to Gray, 1 no ball, finds that length again, nipping back at the batsman, but he overstepped

5.4

Deacon to Gray, 1 run, going down leg and he halps it down to Viljoen on the boundary

5.5

Deacon to Puttick, no run, left outside off

5.6

Deacon to Puttick, no run

End of over 6 (5 runs) Cape Cobras 30/0
AG Puttick    18* (20b 1x4)      WA Deacon    3-0-16-0
AJA Gray    10* (18b 2x4)      GC Viljoen    3-0-14-0

6.1

de Bruyn to Gray, 2 runs, early bowling change, but he is too full first ball up and is driven past mid on

6.2

de Bruyn to Gray, no run

6.3

de Bruyn to Gray, no run, misses an attempted big hit over mid wicket

6.4

de Bruyn to Gray, no run, defends it back to the bowler

6.5

de Bruyn to Gray, no run

6.6

de Bruyn to Gray, no run, again just short of a good lenght, pushed up to mid on

End of over 7 (2 runs) Cape Cobras 32/0
AJA Gray    12* (24b 2x4)      Z de Bruyn    1-0-2-0
AG Puttick    18* (20b 1x4)      WA Deacon    3-0-16-0

7.1

Deacon to Puttick, no run, pushed defensively to cover

7.2

Deacon to Puttick, no run, left

7.3

Deacon to Puttick, no run, moving away and batsman shoulders arms

7.4

Deacon to Puttick, no run

7.5

Deacon to Puttick, no run, left

7.6

Deacon to Puttick, no run, defended to backward point where Bavuma is not challenged

End of over 8 (maiden) Cape Cobras 32/0
AG Puttick    18* (26b 1x4)      WA Deacon    4-1-16-0
AJA Gray    12* (24b 2x4)      Z de Bruyn    1-0-2-0

8.1

de Bruyn to Gray, no run

8.2

de Bruyn to Gray, no run

8.3

de Bruyn to Gray, no run, short and a well timed pull, but finds Viloen at mid wicket

8.4

de Bruyn to Gray, no run, full of length and moving away, beats the bat

8.5

de Bruyn to Gray, no run, defended back to the bowler

8.6

de Bruyn to Gray, no run, nudged to gully

End of over 9 (maiden) Cape Cobras 32/0
AJA Gray    12* (30b 2x4)      Z de Bruyn    2-1-2-0
AG Puttick    18* (26b 1x4)      WA Deacon    4-1-16-0

9.1

Deacon to Puttick, no run

9.2

Deacon to Puttick, 2 runs, short and he also goes on the pull, but not quite out of the middle and O'reilly runs from mid on to chase it down.

9.3

Deacon to Puttick, no run

9.4

Deacon to Puttick, 1 run, steered to bw point

9.5

Deacon to Gray, 1 no ball, left as it drifts away towards the slips

9.5

Deacon to Gray, no run, defended down the track

9.6

Deacon to Gray, no run

End of over 10 (4 runs) Cape Cobras 36/0
AJA Gray    12* (33b 2x4)      WA Deacon    5-1-20-0
AG Puttick    21* (30b 1x4)      Z de Bruyn    2-1-2-0

10.1

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run

10.2

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run, coming back a bit, but Puttick knows where the off stump is and lets it go

10.3

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run, sholdrs arms again, a cry of anguish from the slip cordon

10.4

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run, left again, going straight through with the arm this time

10.5

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run, rond the wicket to the left hander now, but can't get it to come back enough to force the shot

10.6

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run, on off stump this time, POuttick has plenty of time to get into position to defend

End of over 11 (maiden) Cape Cobras 36/0
AG Puttick    21* (36b 1x4)      Z de Bruyn    3-2-2-0
AJA Gray    12* (33b 2x4)      WA Deacon    5-1-20-0

11.1

O'Reilly to Gray, no run, first ball finds a good line, all defence

11.2

O'Reilly to Gray, no run, half an lbw shout, bowling looking pretty innocuous so far despite the Lions choosing to bowl first

11.3

O'Reilly to Gray, no run, misses a flick down leg side

11.4

O'Reilly to Gray, no run, another half shout as Gray moves in front of off stump

11.5

O'Reilly to Gray, no run, misses the leg glance

11.6

O'Reilly to Gray, 1 run, no opening maiden for the new bowler as this time he is picked off the pads

End of over 12 (1 run) Cape Cobras 37/0
AJA Gray    13* (39b 2x4)      E O'Reilly    1-0-1-0
AG Puttick    21* (36b 1x4)      Z de Bruyn    3-2-2-0

12.1

de Bruyn to Gray, 1 run, flicked off the pads again

12.2

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run, mistimed drive as a light drizzle starts to fall

12.3

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run, punched up to mid off, ground stoff hovering on the boundary now

12.4

de Bruyn to Puttick, FOUR, short and smashed over mid wicket

12.5

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run

12.6

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run, defended to point

End of over 13 (5 runs) Cape Cobras 42/0
AG Puttick    25* (41b 2x4)      Z de Bruyn    4-2-7-0
AJA Gray    14* (40b 2x4)      E O'Reilly    1-0-1-0

13.1

O'Reilly to Gray, 1 run

13.2

O'Reilly to Puttick, no run, the drizzle has passed, and the ground staff have gone back to their seats

13.3

O'Reilly to Puttick, no run, driven firmly but back to the bowler

13.4

O'Reilly to Puttick, no run, beaten on the drive

13.5

O'Reilly to Puttick, no run, wider and shorter, Puttick resists temptation this time

13.6

O'Reilly to Puttick, no run, short, Puttick rocks onto the back foot for a well timed cut, but picks out Bavuma at backward point

End of over 14 (1 run) Cape Cobras 43/0
AG Puttick    25* (46b 2x4)      E O'Reilly    2-0-2-0
AJA Gray    15* (41b 2x4)      Z de Bruyn    4-2-7-0

14.1

de Bruyn to Gray, no run, worked to mid wicket

14.2

de Bruyn to Gray, no run, defends off the back foot

14.3

de Bruyn to Gray, OUT, tempted to drive again, this time he finds a thin outside edge

AJA Gray c †de Kock b de Bruyn 15 (62m 44b 2x4 0x6) SR: 34.09

That was de Bruyn's 250th First Class wicket.

14.4

de Bruyn to van Zyl, no run, leaves the first one

14.5

de Bruyn to van Zyl, no run

14.6

de Bruyn to van Zyl, no run, beaten

End of over 15 (wicket maiden) Cape Cobras 43/1
S van Zyl    0* (3b)      Z de Bruyn    5-3-7-1
AG Puttick    25* (46b 2x4)      E O'Reilly    2-0-2-0

15.1

O'Reilly to Puttick, no run, pushes forward and hit on the pads, no appeal though

15.2

O'Reilly to Puttick, 1 wide, way outside off stump this time

15.2

O'Reilly to Puttick, no run, punched to extra cover

The drizzle is back, and getting a bit harder. The umpires decide it is time to get off the field. Match State: Delay - Day 1 - rain

15.3

O'Reilly to Puttick, 3 runs, resumes with a short ball, tugged trhough mid wicket

15.4

O'Reilly to van Zyl, no run, defended to backward point

15.5

O'Reilly to van Zyl, no run, wide and left

Hmnm, we only counted five legitimate balls there.

End of over 16 (4 runs) Cape Cobras 47/1
S van Zyl    0* (5b)      E O'Reilly    3-0-6-0
AG Puttick    28* (49b 2x4)      Z de Bruyn    5-3-7-1

16.1

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run

16.2

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run

16.3

de Bruyn to Puttick, 3 runs, steered behind point, 50 up

16.4

de Bruyn to van Zyl, no run

16.5

de Bruyn to van Zyl, 1 run, off tyhe mark with an uppish shot past mid on

16.6

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run, left

End of over 17 (4 runs) Cape Cobras 51/1
AG Puttick    31* (53b 2x4)      Z de Bruyn    6-3-11-1
S van Zyl    1* (7b)      E O'Reilly    3-0-6-0

17.1

O'Reilly to van Zyl, no run, around the wicket he goes, has a big shout for lbw but umpire George disagrees with the fielders

17.2

O'Reilly to van Zyl, no run, left, well outside off

17.3

O'Reilly to van Zyl, no run, punched to extra cover

17.4

O'Reilly to van Zyl, no run

17.5

O'Reilly to van Zyl, no run

17.6

O'Reilly to van Zyl, no run, defended to cover

End of over 18 (maiden) Cape Cobras 51/1
S van Zyl    1* (13b)      E O'Reilly    4-1-6-0
AG Puttick    31* (53b 2x4)      Z de Bruyn    6-3-11-1

18.1

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run, punched to mid on, low on the bat

18.2

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run, better timed, but again finds mid on

18.3

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run, left, holding the bat high

18.4

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run, late inswinger, no shot offered

18.5

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run, less convincing lbw shout, umpire Jerling certainly is not persuaded

18.6

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run, defended to the bowler

End of over 19 (maiden) Cape Cobras 51/1
AG Puttick    31* (59b 2x4)      Z de Bruyn    7-4-11-1
S van Zyl    1* (13b)      E O'Reilly    4-1-6-0

19.1

O'Reilly to van Zyl, no run

19.2

O'Reilly to van Zyl, FOUR, played away through the covers, all timing

19.3

O'Reilly to van Zyl, FOUR, very wide, batsman has to reach for this one but strokes it firmly past extra cover

19.4

O'Reilly to van Zyl, no run, left

19.5

O'Reilly to van Zyl, FOUR, another boundary, but this one not all that convincing as it comes off the tichk edge of the bat

19.6

O'Reilly to van Zyl, no run, beaten as he pushes outside off, pulls the bat away but only after the ball passes him

End of over 20 (12 runs) Cape Cobras 63/1
S van Zyl    13* (19b 3x4)      E O'Reilly    5-1-18-0
AG Puttick    31* (59b 2x4)      Z de Bruyn    7-4-11-1

20.1

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run

20.2

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run

20.3

de Bruyn to Puttick, no run

20.4

de Bruyn to Puttick, OUT, goes very wide in the crease, perhaps an inside edge but the result is the middle stump lying on the ground

AG Puttick b de Bruyn 31 (91m 63b 2x4 0x6) SR: 49.20

20.5

de Bruyn to Ontong, no run, defends to the off side

20.6

de Bruyn to Ontong, no run, punched to mid on, they considered the run but van Zyl had to move ack smartly

End of over 21 (wicket maiden) Cape Cobras 63/2
JL Ontong    0* (2b)      Z de Bruyn    8-5-11-2
S van Zyl    13* (19b 3x4)      E O'Reilly    5-1-18-0

21.1

O'Reilly to van Zyl, no run

21.2

O'Reilly to van Zyl, FOUR, not that full really, but super timing as he strokes it through the covers

21.3

O'Reilly to van Zyl, FOUR, bowler thought he had a chance there, but wonderful cover drive again

21.4

O'Reilly to van Zyl, no run, and this one is left for the keeper's attention

21.5

O'Reilly to van Zyl, FOUR, short and pulled through mid wicket, 6 fours off the last 9 balls faced from o'reilly

21.6

O'Reilly to van Zyl, no run, lavish cover drive but this time Pelser can cut it off, and the players adjourn to the lunch table

Match State: Lunch - Day 1

End of over 22 (12 runs) Cape Cobras 75/2
S van Zyl    25* (25b 6x4)      E O'Reilly    6-1-30-0
JL Ontong    0* (2b)      Z de Bruyn    8-5-11-2

22.1

de Bruyn to Ontong, 1 run, looking for the yorker, but strays towards leg and clipped away

22.2

de Bruyn to van Zyl, no run, left

22.3

de Bruyn to van Zyl, no run, full but outside off, van Zyl lifts the bat out of the way

22.4

de Bruyn to van Zyl, no run, struck firmly but saved at mid off by a sprawling Imran Tahir, he rolls around as if he was hit by a baseball bat

22.5

de Bruyn to van Zyl, no run, left

22.6

de Bruyn to van Zyl, no run, has to play this one, steered to point

End of over 23 (1 run) Cape Cobras 76/2
S van Zyl    25* (30b 6x4)      Z de Bruyn    9-5-12-2
JL Ontong    1* (3b)      E O'Reilly    6-1-30-0

23.1

Viljoen to Ontong, 3 runs, well timed drive, but it pulls up in the outfield

23.2

Viljoen to van Zyl, no run, misses a leg side delivery

23.3

Viljoen to van Zyl, no run, worked to mid wicket

23.4

Viljoen to van Zyl, 2 runs, bit of a leading edge there, leading edge out to 3rd man

23.5

Viljoen to van Zyl, no run, better shot for no reward, straight to mid on

23.6

Viljoen to van Zyl, no run, left

End of over 24 (5 runs) Cape Cobras 81/2
S van Zyl    27* (35b 6x4)      GC Viljoen    4-0-19-0
JL Ontong    4* (4b)      Z de Bruyn    9-5-12-2

24.1

de Bruyn to Ontong, no run, squared up but plays it safely back to the bowler

24.2

de Bruyn to Ontong, no run, beaten outside off

24.3

de Bruyn to Ontong, no run, pushed to mid on

24.4

de Bruyn to Ontong, no run, pushed back to the bowler

24.5

de Bruyn to Ontong, no run, inside half as he attempts the drive, back to bowler

24.6

de Bruyn to Ontong, no run, uncertain push towards point, de Bruyn seems to have the skipper guessing

End of over 25 (maiden) Cape Cobras 81/2
JL Ontong    4* (10b)      Z de Bruyn    10-6-12-2
S van Zyl    27* (35b 6x4)      GC Viljoen    4-0-19-0

25.1

Viljoen to van Zyl, no run, defended down the track

25.2

Viljoen to van Zyl, no run, beten

25.3

Viljoen to van Zyl, no run, pushed to cover

25.4

Viljoen to van Zyl, FOUR, plays forward, edged through the slips

25.5

Viljoen to van Zyl, no run, defended, bowler fields in his follow-through

25.6

Viljoen to van Zyl, no run, down leg

End of over 26 (4 runs) Cape Cobras 85/2
S van Zyl    31* (41b 7x4)      GC Viljoen    5-0-23-0
JL Ontong    4* (10b)      Z de Bruyn    10-6-12-2

26.1

de Bruyn to Ontong, no run, beaten on the back foot

26.2

de Bruyn to Ontong, no run, swinging back into the batsman, he lets it go

26.3

de Bruyn to Ontong, no run, away swinger this time, lets it go again

26.4

de Bruyn to Ontong, no run

26.5

de Bruyn to Ontong, OUT, a loose shot outside the off stimp, and edged to the keeper. hardly any need to appeal as he heads off to the pavillion without any need for intervention from the umpire.

JL Ontong c †de Kock b de Bruyn 4 (26m 15b 0x4 0x6) SR: 26.66

26.6

de Bruyn to Levi, no run, solid defence

End of over 27 (wicket maiden) Cape Cobras 85/3
RE Levi    0* (1b)      Z de Bruyn    11-7-12-3
S van Zyl    31* (41b 7x4)      GC Viljoen    5-0-23-0

27.1

Viljoen to van Zyl, no run

27.2

Viljoen to van Zyl, no run

Despite the earlier interuptions, it is still a 96 over day. Stumps will only be taken at 18h00 local, subject to the day's obers being completed by then.

27.3

Viljoen to van Zyl, no run

27.4

Viljoen to van Zyl, no run

27.5

Viljoen to van Zyl, FOUR, driven to mid off, Cook gets down but it somehow eludes him

27.6

Viljoen to van Zyl, no run

End of over 28 (4 runs) Cape Cobras 89/3
S van Zyl    35* (47b 8x4)      GC Viljoen    6-0-27-0
RE Levi    0* (1b)      Z de Bruyn    11-7-12-3

28.1

de Bruyn to Levi, no run, tapped to Imran Tahir at mid on

28.2

de Bruyn to Levi, no run

28.3

de Bruyn to Levi, no run, wide and left

28.4

de Bruyn to Levi, no run, left

28.5

de Bruyn to Levi, 1 run, quick single to mid off, Levi gets off the mark

28.6

de Bruyn to van Zyl, FOUR, what has happened to his silky strokeplay? this one is shaped up as a cover drive, but an inside edge instead.

End of over 29 (5 runs) Cape Cobras 94/3
S van Zyl    39* (48b 9x4)      Z de Bruyn    12-7-17-3
RE Levi    1* (6b)      GC Viljoen    6-0-27-0

29.1

Viljoen to Levi, FOUR, that's more like it, comes forward to a half volley and smacks it down the ground

29.2

Viljoen to Levi, FOUR, width, and he hammers that to the left of the man at mid off

29.3

Viljoen to Levi, no run

29.4

Viljoen to Levi, 1 run, worked to deep mid wicket, not such a convincing shot this time

29.5

Viljoen to van Zyl, no run, defends to covers

29.6

Viljoen to van Zyl, 1 run, pushed to mid off, quick single

End of over 30 (10 runs) Cape Cobras 104/3
S van Zyl    40* (50b 9x4)      GC Viljoen    7-0-37-0
RE Levi    10* (10b 2x4)      Z de Bruyn    12-7-17-3

30.1

de Bruyn to van Zyl, no run

30.2

de Bruyn to van Zyl, no run, beaten as he has a waft outside off

30.3

de Bruyn to van Zyl, no run, swing and a miss

30.4

de Bruyn to van Zyl, no run, gets bat on ball as he defends into the covers

30.5

de Bruyn to van Zyl, no run, lbw shout, but it looked outside the line of off stump and there was not much conviction

30.6

de Bruyn to van Zyl, 1 run, on the back foot and works to deep mid wicket

End of over 31 (1 run) Cape Cobras 105/3
S van Zyl    41* (56b 9x4)      Z de Bruyn    13-7-18-3
RE Levi    10* (10b 2x4)      GC Viljoen    7-0-37-0

31.1

Viljoen to van Zyl, 1 run, quick single as he plays to leg

31.2

Viljoen to Levi, no run

31.3

Viljoen to Levi, 2 runs, he likes the ball on the pads, and works it through mid wicket with the greatest of ease

31.4

Viljoen to Levi, no run, pushed to mid off

31.5

Viljoen to Levi, 2 runs, plays this one to mid wicket again

31.6

Viljoen to Levi, no run, firmly driven but finds O'Reilly at mid off

End of over 32 (5 runs) Cape Cobras 110/3
RE Levi    14* (15b 2x4)      GC Viljoen    8-0-42-0
S van Zyl    42* (57b 9x4)      Z de Bruyn    13-7-18-3

32.1

de Bruyn to van Zyl, no run, stays around the wicket to the left hander, no shot neede here though

32.2

de Bruyn to van Zyl, no run, nor from this delivery, shoulders arms again

32.3

de Bruyn to van Zyl, no run, another leave

32.4

de Bruyn to van Zyl, no run, wider, van Zyl shoulders arms again

32.5

de Bruyn to van Zyl, 1 run, scampered single into the covers

32.6

de Bruyn to Levi, no run

End of over 33 (1 run) Cape Cobras 111/3
RE Levi    14* (16b 2x4)      Z de Bruyn    14-7-19-3
S van Zyl    43* (62b 9x4)      GC Viljoen    8-0-42-0

33.1

Deacon to van Zyl, no run, left

33.2

Deacon to van Zyl, no run, beaten outside off stump

33.3

Deacon to van Zyl, no run, defended to the bowler

33.4

Deacon to van Zyl, 1 run, thick edge towards the slip cordon, half stop by Bavuma and they scamper through for a single

33.5

Deacon to Levi, no run

33.6

Deacon to Levi, no run, played firmly to mid on

Match State: Drinks

End of over 34 (1 run) Cape Cobras 112/3
RE Levi    14* (18b 2x4)      WA Deacon    6-1-21-0
S van Zyl    44* (66b 9x4)      Z de Bruyn    14-7-19-3

34.1

de Bruyn to van Zyl, no run, continues a marathon spell, but this is harmless outside off

34.2

de Bruyn to van Zyl, OUT, plays down the wrong line, and the gentle medium pacer claims his 4th scalp.

S van Zyl b de Bruyn 44 (92m 68b 9x4 0x6) SR: 64.70

34.3

de Bruyn to Adams, no run, solid defence for his first ball

34.4

de Bruyn to Adams, no run, EDGED, but drops just short of McKenzie at first slip

34.5

de Bruyn to Adams, 1 no ball, left

34.5

de Bruyn to Adams, no run, beaten as a gust of wind takes off some hats

34.6

de Bruyn to Adams, 4 leg byes, shout for lbw but umpire Jerling merely indicates the extras

End of over 35 (5 runs) Cape Cobras 117/4
MQ Adams    0* (5b)      Z de Bruyn    15-7-20-4
RE Levi    14* (18b 2x4)      WA Deacon    6-1-21-0

35.1

Deacon to Levi, 3 runs, just back of a length, Levi on the back foot quickly to punch through covers

35.2

Deacon to Adams, no run, full and on the pads, punched away but finds a fielder at mid wicket

35.3

Deacon to Adams, 1 run, inside edge now to fine leg

35.4

Deacon to Levi, no run

35.5

Deacon to Levi, no run

35.6

Deacon to Levi, no run

End of over 36 (4 runs) Cape Cobras 121/4
RE Levi    17* (22b 2x4)      WA Deacon    7-1-25-0
MQ Adams    1* (7b)      Z de Bruyn    15-7-20-4

36.1

de Bruyn to Adams, no run

36.2

de Bruyn to Adams, no run

36.3

de Bruyn to Adams, FOUR, spanked through the covers

36.4

de Bruyn to Adams, no run, left

36.5

de Bruyn to Adams, 1 run, worked to mid wicket

36.6

de Bruyn to Levi, no run, wide and left

End of over 37 (5 runs) Cape Cobras 126/4
RE Levi    17* (23b 2x4)      Z de Bruyn    16-7-25-4
MQ Adams    6* (12b 1x4)      WA Deacon    7-1-25-0

37.1

Deacon to Adams, FOUR, flowing cover drive, always looks better when played by the left hander

37.2

Deacon to Adams, no run

37.3

Deacon to Adams, 1 run, pushed up to mid on and they take a quick single

37.4

Deacon to Levi, no run, well timed push into the covers, but does not find the gap

37.5

Deacon to Levi, SIX, on the pads and a beautifully timed flick onto the grass bank at mid wicket

37.6

Deacon to Levi, no run, but now beaten outside off stump

End of over 38 (11 runs) Cape Cobras 137/4
RE Levi    23* (26b 2x4 1x6)      WA Deacon    8-1-36-0
MQ Adams    11* (15b 2x4)      Z de Bruyn    16-7-25-4

38.1

de Bruyn to Adams, no run, left outside off

38.2

de Bruyn to Adams, no run, outside off but coming back to the left hander, bowler has his hands on his head as that was not far from off stump

38.3

de Bruyn to Adams, no run, left, perhaps a hint of away movement this time

38.4

de Bruyn to Adams, no run, defended to leg

38.5

de Bruyn to Adams, 1 run, pushed to O'Reilly at mid off, the pressure of seeing Adams charging towards him causes the bowler to fumble the ball

38.6

de Bruyn to Levi, FOUR, drops this short and easily pulled through mid wicket

End of over 39 (5 runs) Cape Cobras 142/4
RE Levi    27* (27b 3x4 1x6)      Z de Bruyn    17-7-30-4
MQ Adams    12* (20b 2x4)      WA Deacon    8-1-36-0

39.1

Deacon to Adams, FOUR, edged but falls short of the slips, and gets between 1st and 2nd to add insult to injury

39.2

Deacon to Adams, no run

39.3

Deacon to Adams, no run, clipped to mid wicket

39.4

Deacon to Adams, OUT, pushes to mid wicket and they charge through for the run. O'Reilly has other ideas, swooping in and his underarm throw is bang on target.

MQ Adams run out 16 (29m 24b 3x4 0x6) SR: 66.66

39.5

Deacon to Levi, no run, pushed to mid off

39.6

Deacon to Levi, 1 run, pushed to mid wicket, inside half of the bat

End of over 40 (5 runs) Cape Cobras 147/5
RE Levi    28* (29b 3x4 1x6)      WA Deacon    9-1-41-0
DJ Vilas    0* (0b)      Z de Bruyn    17-7-30-4

40.1

Pelser to Levi, 2 runs, uppish as he looks to get after the new bowler, but safely wide of mid on

40.2

Pelser to Levi, FOUR, edged throught he slips to bring up the 150

40.3

Pelser to Levi, no run, geos straight down the ground but can't beat the bowler

40.4

Pelser to Levi, no run, left outside off

40.5

Pelser to Levi, 1 run, punched to mid off, Deacon is quite far back

40.6

Pelser to Vilas, no run, eventually gets to face a ball, well forward in defence

End of over 41 (7 runs) Cape Cobras 154/5
DJ Vilas    0* (1b)      BJ Pelser    1-0-7-0
RE Levi    35* (34b 4x4 1x6)      WA Deacon    9-1-41-0

41.1

Deacon to Levi, FOUR, down leg and flicked off the pads, valiant effort by sub Matshikwe on the boundary is in vain

41.2

Deacon to Levi, no run, beaten on the drive

41.3

Deacon to Levi, FOUR, powerful off drive, bisects two fielders in to save the single

41.4

Deacon to Levi, no run, leaves one which was not far from off stump

41.5

Deacon to Levi, no run, left again despite some inswing

41.6

Deacon to Levi, no run, and left again

End of over 42 (8 runs) Cape Cobras 162/5
RE Levi    43* (40b 6x4 1x6)      WA Deacon    10-1-49-0
DJ Vilas    0* (1b)      BJ Pelser    1-0-7-0

42.1

Pelser to Vilas, no run, leans forward in defence

42.2

Pelser to Vilas, no run, shoulders arms

42.3

Pelser to Vilas, FOUR, on the drive, gets it behind point

42.4

Pelser to Vilas, no run, waits for a slower ball and punches it into the covers

42.5

Pelser to Vilas, no run

42.6

Pelser to Vilas, no run, left

The umpires have advised that one over has in fact been lost due to earlier stoppages.

End of over 43 (4 runs) Cape Cobras 166/5
DJ Vilas    4* (7b 1x4)      BJ Pelser    2-0-11-0
RE Levi    43* (40b 6x4 1x6)      WA Deacon    10-1-49-0

43.1

Deacon to Levi, no run, defended to mid on

43.2

Deacon to Levi, OUT, feels outside off and has nibbled it to the keeper, end of an entertaining innings as the drinks come out

RE Levi c †de Kock b Deacon 43 (87m 42b 6x4 1x6) SR: 102.38

Match State: Drinks

43.3

Deacon to Louw, no run, shoulders arms

43.4

Deacon to Louw, no run

43.5

Deacon to Louw, no run, coming back into his body

43.6

Deacon to Louw, no run, thick edge to gully as he tries to steer it away

End of over 44 (wicket maiden) Cape Cobras 166/6
J Louw    0* (4b)      WA Deacon    11-2-49-1
DJ Vilas    4* (7b 1x4)      BJ Pelser    2-0-11-0

44.1

Pelser to Vilas, no run, outside off, keeper is standing up and cannot take it cleanly

44.2

Pelser to Vilas, no run, steered to backward point

44.3

Pelser to Vilas, no run

44.4

Pelser to Vilas, FOUR, steered wide of gully, finds the gap this time

44.5

Pelser to Vilas, no run, pushed to mid on

44.6

Pelser to Vilas, FOUR, back foot cover drive, makes it look effortless

End of over 45 (8 runs) Cape Cobras 174/6
DJ Vilas    12* (13b 3x4)      BJ Pelser    3-0-19-0
J Louw    0* (4b)      WA Deacon    11-2-49-1

45.1

Deacon to Louw, no run, outside off and he shoulders arms

45.2

Deacon to Louw, OUT, looked as if it might have been close to missing leg, fielders appeal but are not overconfident. Umpire George raises the dreaded finger, however, and another wicket falls.

J Louw lbw b Deacon 0 (10m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

45.3

Deacon to Langeveldt, no run, lets it go

45.4

Deacon to Langeveldt, no run, solid drive, but Deacon drops a hand on to it and takes all the pace off the ball

45.5

Deacon to Langeveldt, FOUR, solid off drive, in the air for a while but was well struck

45.6

Deacon to Langeveldt, no run, backs away and aims a huge hit at it, misses as it goes over the stumps

End of over 46 (4 runs) Cape Cobras 178/7
CK Langeveldt    4* (4b 1x4)      WA Deacon    12-2-53-2
DJ Vilas    12* (13b 3x4)      BJ Pelser    3-0-19-0

46.1

Imran Tahir to Vilas, no run, punched to mid wicket as we see the first signs of spin

46.2

Imran Tahir to Vilas, FOUR, short and smashed through mid wicket

46.3

Imran Tahir to Vilas, no run, better length, Vilas leans far forward to smother any sign of spin

46.4

Imran Tahir to Vilas, no run, almost fall for a sucker trick as he pushes off the back foot past mid on, Cook runs back without picking it up

46.5

Imran Tahir to Vilas, no run, pushed to cover

46.6

Imran Tahir to Vilas, no run, worked to leg

End of over 47 (4 runs) Cape Cobras 182/7
DJ Vilas    16* (19b 4x4)      Imran Tahir    1-0-4-0
CK Langeveldt    4* (4b 1x4)      WA Deacon    12-2-53-2

47.1

Deacon to Langeveldt, no run, gets in line to one of off stump

47.2

Deacon to Langeveldt, 1 run, well timed drive to wide mid off

47.3

Deacon to Vilas, no run, defends to leg

47.4

Deacon to Vilas, no run

47.5

Deacon to Vilas, no run, pushed to mid off, no doubt wanting to steal the strike now

47.6

Deacon to Vilas, no run

End of over 48 (1 run) Cape Cobras 183/7
DJ Vilas    16* (23b 4x4)      WA Deacon    13-2-54-2
CK Langeveldt    5* (6b 1x4)      Imran Tahir    1-0-4-0

48.1

Imran Tahir to Langeveldt, no run, solid defence, sure to be a big heaves in this over

48.2

Imran Tahir to Langeveldt, no run, comes forward and pushes to cover

48.3

Imran Tahir to Langeveldt, 1 run, nudged past short leg

48.4

Imran Tahir to Vilas, 1 run, pushed to cover, Bavuma can't get the throw away

48.5

Imran Tahir to Langeveldt, no run, defended back to the bowler

48.6

Imran Tahir to Langeveldt, no run, immediate start of an lbw shout, but there was plenty of bat as langes came forward to defend. I misjudged his intentions.

End of over 49 (2 runs) Cape Cobras 185/7
CK Langeveldt    6* (11b 1x4)      Imran Tahir    2-0-6-0
DJ Vilas    17* (24b 4x4)      WA Deacon    13-2-54-2

49.1

O'Reilly to Vilas, no run, left outside off

49.2

O'Reilly to Vilas, no run, mistimed drive, Pelser ready to have a go at the stumps

49.3

O'Reilly to Vilas, no run, too quick for him that time as he plays off the back foot

49.4

O'Reilly to Vilas, no run, mistimed cut, Bavuma has a shy with Langeveldt anxious to take the single

49.5

O'Reilly to Vilas, no run, shoulders arms

49.6

O'Reilly to Vilas, no run, pushed back to the bowler, Tahir can work on Langes again

End of over 50 (maiden) Cape Cobras 185/7
DJ Vilas    17* (30b 4x4)      E O'Reilly    7-2-30-0
CK Langeveldt    6* (11b 1x4)      Imran Tahir    2-0-6-0
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100
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