CSA Provincial Three-Day Challenge, Eastern Province v Free State at Port Elizabeth, Oct 29-31, 2009
29,30,31 October 2009 (3-day match)
  Eastern Province 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
JT Smuts c Vries b Puchert 134 302 207 18 0 64.73
View dismissal ML Price c Beukes b Terblanche 77 251 192 9 0 40.10
58.2 drives, a solid edge. Ball flies to 2nd slip 196/1
MBA Smith* not out 81 95 87 7 0 93.10
SR Adair not out 41 44 35 4 1 117.14
Extras (b 1, nb 11) 12
  Total (2 wickets dec; 85 overs; 347 mins) 345 (4.05 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  GA Vries 12 2 47 0 3.91 (6nb)
  M Venter 11 2 39 0 3.54 (3nb)
  SC van Schalkwyk 16 2 58 0 3.62 (1nb)
View wicket RK Terblanche 11 2 46 1 4.18 (1nb)
58.2 to Price, drives, a solid edge. Ball flies to 2nd slip 196/1
  H Puchert 13 4 37 1 2.84
  HO von Rauenstein 9 0 61 0 6.77
  P Botha 13 1 56 0 4.30
  Free State 1st innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal DJ van Wyk c Smith b Bell 57 192 134 7 0 42.53
47.1 nicks one on the off side, easy catch for 1st slip 134/4
View dismissal LLL Sesele c †Dyili b Kennedy 5 29 29 0 0 17.24
7.6 just outside off, has a go but only gets a touch, 'keeper takes 13/1
View dismissal JA Beukes* b Viret 8 24 17 2 0 47.05
13.3 keeps straight attcking leg stump, Batsman misses and the ball continues on it's path to the stump 39/2
View dismissal HO von Rauenstein b Meyer 0 12 8 0 0 0.00
16.1 beaten, ball crashes into the stumps 41/3
View dismissal P Botha lbw b Bell 46 137 112 5 1 41.07
49.6 ball keeps low as it straightens, batsman misses it and th eball rapd the pads. The umpire agrees with the appeal and raises the finger 137/5
View dismissal MN Erlank b Meyer 13 66 58 2 0 22.41
64.1 chops the ball onto the stumps 169/8
View dismissal RK Terblanche lbw b Bell 0 4 3 0 0 0.00
51.3 trapped in front 137/6
View dismissal SC van Schalkwyk c †Dyili b Bell 0 14 12 0 0 0.00
55.3 driven, gets a faint edge, taken by the keeper 137/7
H Puchert not out 37 77 51 5 1 72.54
View dismissal GA Vries c Adair b Williams 12 26 18 3 0 66.66
69.6 cuts but it goes straight to gully 188/9
View dismissal M Venter c Price b Williams 8 14 10 2 0 80.00
73.2 drives to the off side, but not hit strongly enough. The ball loops to mid of 206/10
Extras (lb 7, w 1, nb 12) 20
  Total (all out; 73.2 overs) 206 (2.80 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
View wickets RC Williams 12.2 2 34 2 2.75 (3nb, 1w)
69.6 to Vries, cuts but it goes straight to gully 188/9
73.2 to Venter, drives to the off side, but not hit strongly enough. The ball loops to mid of 206/10
View wicket MJ Kennedy 15 4 39 1 2.60 (2nb)
7.6 to Sesele, just outside off, has a go but only gets a touch, 'keeper takes 13/1
View wickets L Meyer 17 5 44 2 2.58 (3nb)
16.1 to von Rauenstein, beaten, ball crashes into the stumps 41/3
64.1 to Erlank, chops the ball onto the stumps 169/8
View wicket VB Viret 7 0 24 1 3.42 (4nb)
13.3 to Beukes, keeps straight attcking leg stump, Batsman misses and the ball continues on it's path to the stump 39/2
  JT Smuts 8 3 20 0 2.50
View wickets WE Bell 14 5 38 4 2.71
47.1 to van Wyk, nicks one on the off side, easy catch for 1st slip 134/4
49.6 to Botha, ball keeps low as it straightens, batsman misses it and th eball rapd the pads. The umpire agrees with the appeal and raises the finger 137/5
51.3 to Terblanche, trapped in front 137/6
55.3 to van Schalkwyk, driven, gets a faint edge, taken by the keeper 137/7
  Eastern Province 2nd innings R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal JT Smuts lbw b van Schalkwyk 40 106 84 4 0 47.61
25.5 ball comes in from the off stump, and hits the pads, that looked pretty plumb to me 73/2
View dismissal ML Price lbw b Puchert 23 53 40 3 0 57.50
12.3 shuffles acroos, gets rpped on the pads 45/1
View dismissal MBA Smith* c & b Vries 100 163 113 10 1 88.49
50.2 has a big swingf, ball comes off the bat onto te pads, tre ball then loops up high and te bowler jogs through to take a very simple catch right in front tof the batsman 215/4
View dismissal SR Adair c Botha b Puchert 45 96 58 3 1 77.58
47.1 has a big swing which clips the ball to slip 207/3
View dismissal KR Smuts c & b Puchert 10 27 17 1 0 58.82
53.3 drives towards the covers, the bowler dives magnificently to his left and takes the catch just off the ground 223/5
WE Bell not out 3 13 11 0 0 27.27
Extras (nb 2) 2
  Total (5 wickets dec; 53.3 overs; 231 mins) 223 (4.16 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
View wicket GA Vries 12 0 60 1 5.00
50.2 to Smith, has a big swingf, ball comes off the bat onto te pads, tre ball then loops up high and te bowler jogs through to take a very simple catch right in front tof the batsman 215/4
  M Venter 3 0 28 0 9.33 (1nb)
View wicket SC van Schalkwyk 16 2 59 1 3.68
25.5 to JT Smuts, ball comes in from the off stump, and hits the pads, that looked pretty plumb to me 73/2
View wickets H Puchert 19.3 4 49 3 2.51
12.3 to Price, shuffles acroos, gets rpped on the pads 45/1
47.1 to Adair, has a big swing which clips the ball to slip 207/3
53.3 to KR Smuts, drives towards the covers, the bowler dives magnificently to his left and takes the catch just off the ground 223/5
  RK Terblanche 3 0 27 0 9.00 (1nb)
  Free State 2nd innings (target: 363 runs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal DJ van Wyk c †Dyili b Meyer 17 40 35 1 0 48.57
9.2 lots of shape on that ball as it piyches on middle and then moves away, th ebatsman follows the ball and gets a good edge on th eball, which then goes simply to the keeper 29/2
View dismissal LLL Sesele c †Dyili b Meyer 7 30 16 1 0 43.75
7.2 beaten outside off, touchhes,the keeper makes no mistake 27/1
View dismissal JA Beukes* c †Dyili b Bell 16 44 30 4 0 53.33
16.4 wide of off, a terrible swing at the ball which gets a little touch. Dyili gloves his 5th catch in this innings 43/5
View dismissal HO von Rauenstein c †Dyili b Meyer 0 9 7 0 0 0.00
11.3 yeet again Meyer induces a batsman to play at a ball just moving away, the keeper tas another catch 33/3
View dismissal P Botha c †Dyili b Meyer 0 18 13 0 0 0.00
15.4 a bouncer which unsettles the batsman who holds the bat bat up in the air as he backs away, the ball comes of the splice to loop quickly to the keeper who takes the catch above his head. 41/4
View dismissal MN Erlank c †Dyili b Williams 8 37 27 1 0 29.62
24.1 another batsman perishes by chasing a short ball, the keeper is having a field day as he takes anoher at head height 64/6
View dismissal RK Terblanche c Williams b JT Smuts 53 111 91 7 0 58.24
43.2 a drive, straight down the throat of mid on 128/8
View dismissal SC van Schalkwyk c †Dyili b Viret 12 41 29 2 0 41.37
34.3 has a drive, nicked, and Dyili claims his 7th victim behind the stumps 90/7
H Puchert not out 48 101 71 8 0 67.60
View dismissal GA Vries c Bell b Meyer 1 41 30 0 0 3.33
54.6 cuts, ball goes low to backward point 160/9
View dismissal M Venter c †Dyili b Williams 4 21 15 1 0 26.66
60.1 edsged to give Dyili the South African 1st class record for catches in an innings 174/10
Extras (b 1, lb 2, w 2, nb 3) 8
  Total (all out; 60.1 overs; 251 mins) 174 (2.89 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  MJ Kennedy 10 5 23 0 2.30
View wickets RC Williams 9.1 2 30 2 3.27 (1nb, 1w)
24.1 to Erlank, another batsman perishes by chasing a short ball, the keeper is having a field day as he takes anoher at head height 64/6
60.1 to Venter, edsged to give Dyili the South African 1st class record for catches in an innings 174/10
View wickets L Meyer 17 7 33 5 1.94 (2nb, 1w)
7.2 to Sesele, beaten outside off, touchhes,the keeper makes no mistake 27/1
9.2 to van Wyk, lots of shape on that ball as it piyches on middle and then moves away, th ebatsman follows the ball and gets a good edge on th eball, which then goes simply to the keeper 29/2
11.3 to von Rauenstein, yeet again Meyer induces a batsman to play at a ball just moving away, the keeper tas another catch 33/3
15.4 to Botha, a bouncer which unsettles the batsman who holds the bat bat up in the air as he backs away, the ball comes of the splice to loop quickly to the keeper who takes the catch above his head. 41/4
54.6 to Vries, cuts, ball goes low to backward point 160/9
View wicket WE Bell 4 1 22 1 5.50
16.4 to Beukes, wide of off, a terrible swing at the ball which gets a little touch. Dyili gloves his 5th catch in this innings 43/5
View wicket JT Smuts 14 3 32 1 2.28
43.2 to Terblanche, a drive, straight down the throat of mid on 128/8
View wicket VB Viret 6 0 31 1 5.16
34.3 to van Schalkwyk, has a drive, nicked, and Dyili claims his 7th victim behind the stumps 90/7

Match details


Toss - Free State, who chose to field
Points - Eastern Province 19.9, Free State 4.12
Umpires - LB Gcuma and LJ Willemse
Reserve umpire - BN Harrison
Close of play
  • Thu, 29 Oct - day 1 - Free State 1st innings 41/3 (DJ van Wyk 24*, 16.1 ov)
  • Fri, 30 Oct - day 2 - Eastern Province 2nd innings 195/2 (MBA Smith 89*, SR Adair 41*, 45 ov)
  • Sat, 31 Oct - day 3 - Free State 2nd innings 174 (60.1 ov) - end of match

Match Notes


Day 3
Day 2
Day 1
    • Eastern Province 1st Innings - 50 runs in 18.4 overs (87 mins, 119 balls, 7x4,0x6)
    • Eastern Province 1st Innings - 1st wicket partnership 50 runs from 119 balls in 87 mins (JT SMuts 27, ML Price 17, Extras 7, 7x4, 0x6)
    • Eastern Province 1st Innings - JT Smuts: 50 runs off 78 balls in 130 mins (9x4, 0x6)
    • Eastern Province 1st Innings - 100 runs in 31.4 overs (142 mins, 198 balls, 16x4,0x6)
    • Eastern Province 1st Innings - 1st wicket partnership 100 runs from 198 balls in 142 mins (JT SMuts 57, ML Price 35, Extras 8, 16x4, x6)
    • Eastern Province 1st Innings - ML Price: 50 runs off 145 balls in 184 mins (7x4, 0x6)
    • Eastern Province 1st Innings - 150 runs in 47.3 overs (206 mins, 296 balls, 21x4,0x6)
    • Eastern Province 1st Innings - 1st wicket partnership 150 runs from 296 balls in 206 mins (JT Smuts 81, ML Price 59, Extras 11, 21x4, x6)
    • Eastern Province 1st Innings - JT Smuts: 100 runs off 163 balls in 242 mins (16x4, 0x6)
    • Eastern Province 1st Innings - 200 runs in 60.1overs (259 mins, 372 balls, 26x4,0x6)
    • Eastern Province 1st Innings - 2nd wicket partnership 50 runs from 77 balls in 45 mins (JT SMuts 23, MBA Smith 27, Extras 0, 4x4, 0x6)
    • Eastern Province 1st Innings - 250 runs in 71.5 overs (300 mins, 442 balls, (29x4, 0x6)
    • Eastern Province 1st Innings - MBA Smith: 50 runs off 68 balls in 72 mins (4x4, 0x6)
    • Eastern Province 1st Innings - 300 runs in 80.2 overs (330 mins, 493 balls, 32x4,1x6)
    • Eastern Province 1st Innings - 3rd wicket partnership 50 runs from 47 balls in 27 mins (MBA Smith 27, SR Adair 23, Extras 1, 3x4, 1x6)
    • Free State 1st Innings - 50 runs in 18.2 overs (76 mins, 114 balls, 7x4,0x6)
    • Free State 1st Innings - 4th wicket partnership 50 runs from 99 balls in 66 mins (DJ van Wyk 16, P Botha 24, Extras 10, 7x4, 0x6)
    • Free State 1st Innings - 100 runs in 33.4 overs (146 mins, 215 balls, 13x4,0x6)
    • Free State 1st Innings - DJ van Wyk: 50 runs off 106 balls in 159 mins (6x4, 0x6)
    • Free State 1st Innings - 150 runs in 59.1 overs (239 mins, 368 balls, 16x4,2x6)
    • Free State 1st Innings - 200 runs in 71.6 overs (296 mins, 445 balls, 29x4,2x6)
    • Eastern Province 2nd Innings - 50 runs in 15.4 overs (66 mins, 94 balls, (5x4, 0x6)
    • Eastern Province 2nd Innings - 100 runs in 33.2 overs (142 mins, 200 balls, (10x4, 0x6)
    • Eastern Province 2nd Innings - 3rd wicket partnership 50 runs from 67 balls in 51 mins (MBA Smith 39, SR Adair 12, Extras 0, 7x4, 0x6)
    • Eastern Province 2nd Innings - MBA Smith: 50 runs off 68 balls in 105 mins (6x4, 0x6)
    • Eastern Province 2nd Innings - 150 runs in 39.5 overs (171 mins, 240 balls, (16x4, 1x6)
    • Eastern Province 2nd Innings - 3rd wicket partnership 100 runs from 96 balls in 75 mins (MBA Smith 68, SR Adair 33, Extras 0, 13x4, 2x6)
    • Eastern Province 2nd Innings - 200 runs in 46.3 overs (200 mins, 281 balls, (20x4, 2x6)
    • Eastern Province 1st Innings - MBA Smith: 100 runs off 112 balls in 160 mins (10x4, 1x6)
    • Free State 2nd Innings - 50 runs in 18.1 overs (84 mins, 113 balls, 8x4,2x6)
    • Free State 2nd Innings - 100 runs in 37.2 overs (163 mins, 228 balls, 14x4,0x6)
    • Free State 1st Innings - RV Terblanche: 50 runs off 79 balls in 102 mins (7x4, 0x6)
    • Free State 1st Innings - 150 runs in 50.6 overs (216 mins, 311 balls, 20x4,0x6)
 
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Hours of play (local time) 10.00 start, Lunch 12.10-12.50, Tea 15.00-15.20, Close 17.30

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