MTN Domestic Championship, 2007/08 / Commentary

MTN Domestic Championship

Lions v Eagles

Lions won by 6 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)

Hello and welcome to the Wanderers for the first MTN Domestic Championship match in Johannesburg this season.

0.1

de Wet to van Wyk, 1 run

0.2

de Wet to Bosman, 1 wide

0.2

de Wet to Bosman, no run

0.3

de Wet to Bosman, 1 run, tucked off his hip down to fine leg

0.4

de Wet to van Wyk, no run, left alone outside off

0.5

de Wet to van Wyk, no run, left alone outside off

0.6

de Wet to van Wyk, no run, a bit too close to him for the cut he attempted, straight to Petersen at point

End of over 1 (3 runs) Eagles 3/0
MN van Wyk    1* (4b)      F de Wet    1-0-3-0
LE Bosman    1* (2b)     

1.1

Deacon to Bosman, no run, full pitched, driven straiht to mid on

1.2

Deacon to Bosman, 1 run, turned just backward of square, Cook does the fielding

1.3

Deacon to van Wyk, 1 run, cut backward of square

1.4

Deacon to Bosman, no run, defended back to the bowler

1.5

Deacon to Bosman, no run, driven straight to Coetsee at a shortish cover

1.6

Deacon to Bosman, 1 run, driven off the back foot, sharp single taken straight to mid off

End of over 2 (3 runs) Eagles 6/0
LE Bosman    3* (7b)      WA Deacon    1-0-3-0
MN van Wyk    2* (5b)     

2.1

de Wet to Bosman, no run, short outside off, left alone

2.2

de Wet to Bosman, OUT, tried to turn it off his legs, gets a leading edge and it pops up to Cook at square leg

LE Bosman c Cook b de Wet 3 (9m 9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

2.3

de Wet to Elgar, no run, greets the new batsman with a bouncer

2.4

de Wet to Elgar, no run

2.5

de Wet to Elgar, no run, pushed out to point

2.6

de Wet to Elgar, no run

End of over 3 (wicket maiden) Eagles 6/1
D Elgar    0* (4b)      F de Wet    2-1-3-1
MN van Wyk    2* (5b)     

3.1

Deacon to van Wyk, no run, wide outside off, left alone

3.2

Deacon to van Wyk, no run, forward defensive

3.3

Deacon to van Wyk, 1 wide, wide again outside of, this time, called wide.

3.3

Deacon to van Wyk, no run, wide outside off, left alone

3.4

Deacon to van Wyk, no run

3.5

Deacon to van Wyk, 1 run, turned around the corner

3.6

Deacon to Elgar, 1 wide, down leg this time

3.6

Deacon to Elgar, 1 run, straight to mid off, good single taken

End of over 4 (4 runs) Eagles 10/1
D Elgar    1* (5b)      WA Deacon    2-0-7-0
MN van Wyk    3* (10b)     

4.1

de Wet to Elgar, 1 run, nudged down to third man

4.2

de Wet to van Wyk, no run

4.3

de Wet to van Wyk, no run

4.4

de Wet to van Wyk, no run, forward defensive, Cook swoops in from square leg

4.5

de Wet to van Wyk, 2 runs, nicely driven through extra cover

4.6

de Wet to van Wyk, 1 run, late cut down to third man

End of over 5 (4 runs) Eagles 14/1
MN van Wyk    6* (15b)      F de Wet    3-1-7-1
D Elgar    2* (6b)     

5.1

Deacon to van Wyk, no run, forced back onto his stumps, pushes it back to the bowler

5.2

Deacon to van Wyk, 1 run, uses his feet, pushes to mid on

5.3

Deacon to Elgar, 1 run, steered down to third man

5.4

Deacon to van Wyk, FOUR, fine edge down to third man for the first boundary of the day

5.5

Deacon to van Wyk, 1 run, late cut down to Kruger at third man

5.6

Deacon to Elgar, no run, left alone outside off

End of over 6 (7 runs) Eagles 21/1
D Elgar    3* (8b)      WA Deacon    3-0-14-0
MN van Wyk    12* (19b 1x4)     

6.1

de Wet to van Wyk, FOUR, lovely cut in front of square

6.2

de Wet to van Wyk, no run, nice drive, straight to Coetsee at cover

6.3

de Wet to van Wyk, 1 run, payed with a dead bat, allowing time for the single as the ball just trickles out to point

6.4

de Wet to Elgar, no run, pushed straight to cover

6.5

de Wet to Elgar, no run, driven straight to mid off

6.6

de Wet to Elgar, no run, pushed out to point

End of over 7 (5 runs) Eagles 26/1
D Elgar    3* (11b)      F de Wet    4-1-12-1
MN van Wyk    17* (22b 2x4)     

7.1

Deacon to van Wyk, 1 run, cut down to third man

7.2

Deacon to Elgar, 1 run, pulled down to fine leg

7.3

Deacon to van Wyk, no run, forward defensive

7.4

Deacon to van Wyk, no run, rapped on the pad, loud appeal, but going down leg

7.5

Deacon to van Wyk, no run, left alone outside off

7.6

Deacon to van Wyk, no run

End of over 8 (2 runs) Eagles 28/1
MN van Wyk    18* (27b 2x4)      WA Deacon    4-0-16-0
D Elgar    4* (12b)     

8.1

de Wet to Elgar, 1 run, plays it on the move, goes straight to mid off but there's time for a sharp single

8.2

de Wet to van Wyk, no run, left alone outside off

8.3

de Wet to van Wyk, no run, left alone outside off

8.4

de Wet to van Wyk, FOUR, cuts and gets a thickish outside edge, it flies over gully for four

8.5

de Wet to van Wyk, no run

8.6

de Wet to van Wyk, no run, driven very straight, the bowler's end stumps prevent any chance of runs

End of over 9 (5 runs) Eagles 33/1
MN van Wyk    22* (32b 3x4)      F de Wet    5-1-17-1
D Elgar    5* (13b)     

9.1

Deacon to Elgar, no run, pushing forward, mises

9.2

Deacon to Elgar, no run, comes dancing down the track and has a full go, but fails to make contact

9.3

Deacon to Elgar, no run, pushing out to point

9.4

Deacon to Elgar, no run, plays and misses

9.5

Deacon to Elgar, no run, forwrd defensive

9.6

Deacon to Elgar, 1 run, down to third man

End of over 10 (1 run) Eagles 34/1
D Elgar    6* (19b)      WA Deacon    5-0-17-0
MN van Wyk    22* (32b 3x4)     

10.1

Kruger to Elgar, no run, short and gets big on him, gets an edge as he takes his eye of it, but it falls safely in the vacant gully region

10.2

Kruger to Elgar, no run, pushing to gully, Petersen does very well diving to his right from point

10.3

Kruger to Elgar, 1 run, de Wet fumbles at mid off, allowing the single

10.4

Kruger to van Wyk, no run, short, left aone outside off

10.5

Kruger to van Wyk, 2 runs, down leg, turns it off his hips past square leg

10.6

Kruger to van Wyk, 1 run, goes back onto his stumps and offers a dead bat, they scurry for a single as the ball drops just in front of the batsman

End of over 11 (4 runs) Eagles 38/1
MN van Wyk    25* (35b 3x4)      GJP Kruger    1-0-4-0
D Elgar    7* (22b)     

11.1

Deacon to van Wyk, 2 runs

11.2

Deacon to van Wyk, no run

11.3

Deacon to van Wyk, 1 run

11.4

Deacon to Elgar, 1 no ball

11.4

Deacon to Elgar, FOUR, taking advantage of the free hit, goes for a wild hoik and pulls it off

11.5

Deacon to Elgar, 1 run

11.6

Deacon to van Wyk, no run, pushes out to point

End of over 12 (9 runs) Eagles 47/1
MN van Wyk    28* (39b 3x4)      WA Deacon    6-0-26-0
D Elgar    12* (25b 1x4)     

12.1

Kruger to Elgar, 1 run, de Wet fumbles another one at mid off

12.2

Kruger to van Wyk, no run, de Wet manages to take that one cleanly

12.3

Kruger to van Wyk, 1 run, nudges it gently to third man

12.4

Kruger to Elgar, FOUR, lovely cut in front of square

12.5

Kruger to Elgar, FOUR, lovely pull in front ofg square

12.6

Kruger to Elgar, no run

End of over 13 (10 runs) Eagles 57/1
D Elgar    21* (29b 3x4)      GJP Kruger    2-0-14-0
MN van Wyk    29* (41b 3x4)     

13.1

Deacon to van Wyk, 3 runs, nicely cut, Kruger does well to pull it up short of the bundary, good running for three

13.2

Deacon to Elgar, no run

13.3

Deacon to Elgar, no run, forward defensive

13.4

Deacon to Elgar, no run, defended back to the bowler

13.5

Deacon to Elgar, 1 run, very late cut down to third man

13.6

Deacon to van Wyk, 1 run, offers a dead bat, Elgar comes screaming through for the single

End of over 14 (5 runs) Eagles 62/1
MN van Wyk    33* (43b 3x4)      WA Deacon    7-0-31-0
D Elgar    22* (33b 3x4)     

14.1

Kruger to van Wyk, 1 run, excellent running again as the ball is dropped just in front of the batsman's feet

14.2

Kruger to Elgar, no run, driven beautifully, but straight to Ontong at mid off

14.3

Kruger to Elgar, no run, forward defensive

14.4

Kruger to Elgar, 1 run, nudged down to third man

14.5

Kruger to van Wyk, 1 run, chopped down to third man

14.6

Kruger to Elgar, FOUR, driven past long off, de Wet makes a futile dive in an attempt to cut it off

End of over 15 (7 runs) Eagles 69/1
D Elgar    27* (37b 4x4)      GJP Kruger    3-0-21-0
MN van Wyk    35* (45b 3x4)     

15.1

Alexander to van Wyk, 1 run, nudged down to third man

15.2

Alexander to Elgar, no run, tries to trickle it down to thid man, but misses

15.3

Alexander to Elgar, no run

15.4

Alexander to Elgar, 1 run, turned dow to fine leg

15.5

Alexander to van Wyk, no run, nudged to backward point

15.6

Alexander to van Wyk, 1 wide

15.6

Alexander to van Wyk, 1 run, goes for a cut but gets a bottom egde, ball trickles out on the legside

End of over 16 (4 runs) Eagles 73/1
MN van Wyk    37* (48b 3x4)      CJ Alexander    1-0-4-0
D Elgar    28* (40b 4x4)     

16.1

Kruger to van Wyk, no run

16.2

Kruger to van Wyk, 1 run, just a budge down to third man

Kruger decides to come around the wicket

16.3

Kruger to Elgar, no run, pushed back to the bowler

16.4

Kruger to Elgar, no run, playing forward, misses

16.5

Kruger to Elgar, no run, goes for a bick drive, but failt to make contact

16.6

Kruger to Elgar, no run

End of over 17 (1 run) Eagles 74/1
D Elgar    28* (44b 4x4)      GJP Kruger    4-0-22-0
MN van Wyk    38* (50b 3x4)     

17.1

Alexander to van Wyk, no run, pushing off the back foot out to point

17.2

Alexander to van Wyk, FOUR, driven uppishly, Pietersen at point dives to his right but can't get to it.

17.3

Alexander to van Wyk, 1 run, nudges it to third man

17.4

Alexander to Elgar, 1 wide, very short, no way the batsman could ever reach that

17.4

Alexander to Elgar, FOUR, full toss this time, dispatchedwith ease through the covers

17.5

Alexander to Elgar, no run

17.6

Alexander to Elgar, 1 run, driven straight to mid off, but they scamper through for a well-run single

End of over 18 (11 runs) Eagles 85/1
D Elgar    33* (47b 5x4)      CJ Alexander    2-0-15-0
MN van Wyk    43* (53b 4x4)     

18.1

Kruger to Elgar, no run

18.2

Kruger to Elgar, no run, driven straight to mid off

18.3

Kruger to Elgar, no run, comes down the track, but hits it straight to the bowler

18.4

Kruger to Elgar, 1 wide, down leg

18.4

Kruger to Elgar, no run, cut straight to van Jaarsveld at gully

18.5

Kruger to Elgar, no run

18.6

Kruger to Elgar, no run, backward defensive

End of over 19 (1 run) Eagles 86/1
D Elgar    33* (53b 5x4)      GJP Kruger    5-0-23-0
MN van Wyk    43* (53b 4x4)     

19.1

Alexander to van Wyk, FOUR, cut behind square

19.2

Alexander to van Wyk, no run

19.3

Alexander to van Wyk, 2 runs, turned round the corned, they come back for a well-run two, although there's an appeal for the runout at the keeper's end

van Wyk has done himself some mischief in his effort to make his ground that last ball

19.4

Alexander to van Wyk, 2 runs, rives through the covers to bring up his 50

19.5

Alexander to van Wyk, no run

19.6

Alexander to van Wyk, no run, driven back to the bowler

End of over 20 (8 runs) Eagles 94/1
MN van Wyk    51* (59b 5x4)      CJ Alexander    3-0-23-0
D Elgar    33* (53b 5x4)     

20.1

Coetsee to Elgar, no run, ful toss to start

20.2

Coetsee to Elgar, 1 run, uses his feet and lofts it over mid on

20.3

Coetsee to van Wyk, 1 run, plays with a dead bat

20.4

Coetsee to Elgar, FOUR

20.5

Coetsee to Elgar, no run

20.6

Coetsee to Elgar, 1 run, stright to mid on

End of over 21 (7 runs) Eagles 101/1
D Elgar    39* (58b 6x4)      WL Coetsee    1-0-7-0
MN van Wyk    52* (60b 5x4)     

21.1

Alexander to Elgar, 1 run, driven out to the sweeper on the cover boundary

21.2

Alexander to van Wyk, 1 wide, down leg

21.2

Alexander to van Wyk, no run, cut straight to point

21.3

Alexander to van Wyk, 1 leg bye

21.4

Alexander to Elgar, 1 wide, down leg again

21.4

Alexander to Elgar, 1 run, driven through the covers

21.5

Alexander to van Wyk, 1 run, pushed backward of point

21.6

Alexander to Elgar, 1 run, short, plays a tennis-style volley to third man

End of over 22 (7 runs) Eagles 108/1
D Elgar    42* (61b 6x4)      CJ Alexander    4-0-29-0
MN van Wyk    53* (63b 5x4)     

22.1

Coetsee to Elgar, no run, pushing forward defesively

22.2

Coetsee to Elgar, no run

22.3

Coetsee to Elgar, 1 run

22.4

Coetsee to van Wyk, no run

22.5

Coetsee to van Wyk, no run

22.6

Coetsee to van Wyk, no run

Match State: Drinks

End of over 23 (1 run) Eagles 109/1
MN van Wyk    53* (66b 5x4)      WL Coetsee    2-0-8-0
D Elgar    43* (64b 6x4)     

23.1

Cook to Elgar, no run

23.2

Cook to Elgar, 1 run, pulled, doesn't get hold of it prperly but it falls safe

23.3

Cook to van Wyk, no run, tries to cut one that's a bit too close

23.4

Cook to van Wyk, 2 runs, gets the cut right this time

23.5

Cook to van Wyk, 1 run

23.6

Cook to Elgar, no run

End of over 24 (4 runs) Eagles 113/1
D Elgar    44* (67b 6x4)      SC Cook    1-0-4-0
MN van Wyk    56* (69b 5x4)     

24.1

Coetsee to van Wyk, 1 run, pushes backward of point, Ontong hits the stumps at the bowler's end

24.2

Coetsee to Elgar, no run, uses his feet, but drives it straight back to the bowler

24.3

Coetsee to Elgar, OUT, uses his feet again and lofts it high, but pucks out Kruger on the long off boundary

D Elgar c Kruger b Coetsee 44 (95m 69b 6x4 0x6) SR: 63.76

24.4

Coetsee to van Wyk, no run

24.5

Coetsee to van Wyk, 1 run

24.6

Coetsee to Rudolph, no run

End of over 25 (2 runs) Eagles 115/2
JA Rudolph    0* (1b)      WL Coetsee    3-0-10-1
MN van Wyk    58* (72b 5x4)     

25.1

Kruger to van Wyk, no run

25.2

Kruger to van Wyk, 1 run

25.3

Kruger to Rudolph, no run

25.4

Kruger to Rudolph, 1 run, turned around the corner

25.5

Kruger to van Wyk, no run

25.6

Kruger to van Wyk, 1 run, driven out into the covers

End of over 26 (3 runs) Eagles 118/2
MN van Wyk    60* (76b 5x4)      GJP Kruger    6-0-26-0
JA Rudolph    1* (3b)     

26.1

Coetsee to van Wyk, 1 run

26.2

Coetsee to Rudolph, 1 run

26.3

Coetsee to van Wyk, 2 runs, swept very fine

26.4

Coetsee to van Wyk, 1 run

26.5

Coetsee to Rudolph, no run

26.6

Coetsee to Rudolph, OUT

JA Rudolph run out 2 (9m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

End of over 27 (5 runs) Eagles 123/2
     WL Coetsee    4-0-15-1
MN van Wyk    64* (79b 5x4)     

27.1

Kruger to van Wyk, no run

27.2

Kruger to van Wyk, 1 run, pulled forward of square

27.3

Kruger to Dippenaar, no run, backward defensive

27.4

Kruger to Dippenaar, 1 run, playing defensivly off the back foot, gets a leading edge ad it loops up high, but neiter keeper nor point can get to it

27.5

Kruger to van Wyk, no run, driven straight to mid on

27.6

Kruger to van Wyk, 1 run

End of over 28 (3 runs) Eagles 126/3
MN van Wyk    66* (83b 5x4)      GJP Kruger    7-0-29-0
HH Dippenaar    1* (2b)     

28.1

Coetsee to van Wyk, FOUR, lovely late cut

28.2

Coetsee to van Wyk, no run

28.3

Coetsee to van Wyk, 1 run, turned through midwicket

28.4

Coetsee to Dippenaar, no run

28.5

Coetsee to Dippenaar, no run, driven, McKenzie does well at short cover to get a hand to it and prevent the run

28.6

Coetsee to Dippenaar, no run

End of over 29 (5 runs) Eagles 131/3
HH Dippenaar    1* (5b)      WL Coetsee    5-0-20-1
MN van Wyk    71* (86b 6x4)     

29.1

Alexander to van Wyk, 1 run, turned to fine leg

29.2

Alexander to Dippenaar, 1 run, pulled

29.3

Alexander to van Wyk, 1 run, beautiful cover drive, worth more than just the single, but that's limited-overs cricket for you

29.4

Alexander to Dippenaar, no run, loud apeal as he's forced back onto his stumps, umpire Jerling says no.

29.5

Alexander to Dippenaar, 1 run

29.6

Alexander to van Wyk, 3 runs, late cut down to third man, Kruger fumbles it to allow a third that should never have been

End of over 30 (7 runs) Eagles 138/3
MN van Wyk    76* (89b 6x4)      CJ Alexander    5-0-36-0
HH Dippenaar    3* (8b)     

30.1

Coetsee to van Wyk, no run

30.2

Coetsee to van Wyk, no run

30.3

Coetsee to van Wyk, no run, pushes gently back to the bowler

30.4

Coetsee to van Wyk, 1 run, to long on

30.5

Coetsee to Dippenaar, 1 run

30.6

Coetsee to van Wyk, 1 run, pushed to long on

End of over 31 (3 runs) Eagles 141/3
MN van Wyk    78* (94b 6x4)      WL Coetsee    6-0-23-1
HH Dippenaar    4* (9b)     

31.1

Alexander to van Wyk, FOUR, pulled effortlessly just behind square, lovely shot

31.2

Alexander to van Wyk, 1 no ball, pushed straight to point, next ball will be a free hit

31.2

Alexander to van Wyk, SIX, hoiks it over long on

31.3

Alexander to van Wyk, 2 runs

31.4

Alexander to van Wyk, 1 run

31.5

Alexander to Dippenaar, no run, pushed back to the bowler

31.6

Alexander to Dippenaar, no run

End of over 32 (14 runs) Eagles 155/3
HH Dippenaar    4* (11b)      CJ Alexander    6-0-50-0
MN van Wyk    91* (99b 7x4 1x6)     

32.1

Coetsee to van Wyk, 1 run

32.2

Coetsee to Dippenaar, 1 run, pushing to midwicket

32.3

Coetsee to van Wyk, 2 runs, cut in the air, just evades Cook at gully

32.4

Coetsee to van Wyk, 1 run

32.5

Coetsee to Dippenaar, no run, cut straight to cover

32.6

Coetsee to Dippenaar, 1 run

End of over 33 (6 runs) Eagles 161/3
HH Dippenaar    6* (14b)      WL Coetsee    7-0-29-1
MN van Wyk    95* (102b 7x4 1x6)     

33.1

de Wet to Dippenaar, 2 runs

33.2

de Wet to Dippenaar, 2 runs, cut down to third man, repeat of the previous shot

33.3

de Wet to Dippenaar, no run, straight to cover

33.4

de Wet to Dippenaar, no run

33.5

de Wet to Dippenaar, 1 run

33.6

de Wet to van Wyk, 1 run, chopped to backward point, Petersen hits the stumps at the keepers end but they batsman is home safely.

End of over 34 (6 runs) Eagles 167/3
MN van Wyk    96* (103b 7x4 1x6)      F de Wet    6-1-23-1
HH Dippenaar    11* (19b)     

34.1

Cook to van Wyk, no run

34.2

Cook to van Wyk, no run

34.3

Cook to van Wyk, 1 run

34.4

Cook to Dippenaar, 1 run, to long on

34.5

Cook to van Wyk, no run, plays and misses

34.6

Cook to van Wyk, 1 run, pushing out to long on

End of over 35 (3 runs) Eagles 170/3
MN van Wyk    98* (108b 7x4 1x6)      SC Cook    2-0-7-0
HH Dippenaar    12* (20b)     

35.1

de Wet to van Wyk, 1 wide, wide outside off

35.1

de Wet to van Wyk, 1 run, nudged down to third man

35.2

de Wet to Dippenaar, no run, goes for a huge shot, fails to make contact

35.3

de Wet to Dippenaar, FOUR, lovely off drive

35.4

de Wet to Dippenaar, 1 wide

35.4

de Wet to Dippenaar, FOUR, another lovely drive, this time on the legside

35.5

de Wet to Dippenaar, 1 run

35.6

de Wet to van Wyk, 1 run, turns it gently around the corner to bring up his ton.

End of over 36 (13 runs) Eagles 183/3
MN van Wyk    100* (110b 7x4 1x6)      F de Wet    7-1-36-1
HH Dippenaar    21* (24b 2x4)     

36.1

Cook to van Wyk, 2 runs, cut down to third man

36.2

Cook to van Wyk, 1 run, pushed to gully, Petersen swoops on it and it's a directhit, but the umpire adjudges the batsman safe

36.3

Cook to Dippenaar, no run

36.4

Cook to Dippenaar, 1 run

36.5

Cook to van Wyk, 3 runs, Kruger collects at fine leg and throws in weakly to allow the third

36.6

Cook to Dippenaar, 1 run

End of over 37 (8 runs) Eagles 191/3
HH Dippenaar    23* (27b 2x4)      SC Cook    3-0-15-0
MN van Wyk    106* (113b 7x4 1x6)     

37.1

Deacon to Dippenaar, 2 runs

37.2

Deacon to Dippenaar, no run, cuts and misses

37.3

Deacon to Dippenaar, no run

37.4

Deacon to Dippenaar, 1 run

37.5

Deacon to van Wyk, 1 run, van Jaarsveld does brilliantly at wide mid off to save the boundary

37.6

Deacon to Dippenaar, no run

End of over 38 (4 runs) Eagles 195/3
HH Dippenaar    26* (32b 2x4)      WA Deacon    8-0-35-0
MN van Wyk    107* (114b 7x4 1x6)     

38.1

Kruger to van Wyk, FOUR, driven through the covers, McKenzie makes a hash of his attempt to stop it

38.2

Kruger to van Wyk, FOUR

Kruger pulls up and won't complete his over

38.3

Cook to van Wyk, no run, pushes back to the bowler

38.4

Cook to van Wyk, FOUR, nicely swept

38.5

Cook to van Wyk, 1 run, out to the sweeper on the cover boundary

38.6

Cook to Dippenaar, 1 run

End of over 39 (14 runs) Eagles 209/3
HH Dippenaar    27* (33b 2x4)      SC Cook    3.4-0-21-0
MN van Wyk    120* (119b 10x4 1x6)     

39.1

Deacon to Dippenaar, no run

39.2

Deacon to Dippenaar, no run, goes on the pull but fals to make contact

39.3

Deacon to Dippenaar, 1 run, swept backward of square

39.4

Deacon to van Wyk, 2 runs, nicely pulled, the deep square leg and long on combine well to field

39.5

Deacon to van Wyk, 1 run, swept again

39.6

Deacon to Dippenaar, 1 run

End of over 40 (5 runs) Eagles 214/3
HH Dippenaar    29* (37b 2x4)      WA Deacon    9-0-40-0
MN van Wyk    123* (121b 10x4 1x6)     

40.1

Cook to Dippenaar, no run, cuts and misses

40.2

Cook to Dippenaar, 3 runs, swept very fine, de Wet has to make a lot of ground to stop it short of the boundary

40.3

Cook to van Wyk, FOUR, beautiful cut

40.4

Cook to van Wyk, 1 run

40.5

Cook to Dippenaar, SIX, lofts it high over long on

40.6

Cook to Dippenaar, 2 runs

End of over 41 (16 runs) Eagles 230/3
HH Dippenaar    40* (41b 2x4 1x6)      SC Cook    4.4-0-37-0
MN van Wyk    128* (123b 11x4 1x6)     

41.1

de Wet to van Wyk, no run, cut straight to backward point

41.2

de Wet to van Wyk, OUT, goes on the sweep and gets a massive top edge, the ball goes very high and Coetsee rushes in off the backward square leg boundary to take a good catch

MN van Wyk c Coetsee b de Wet 128 (168m 125b 11x4 1x6) SR: 102.40

41.3

de Wet to Dippenaar, FOUR, finely tickled

41.4

de Wet to Dippenaar, no run

41.5

de Wet to Dippenaar, 1 run

41.6

de Wet to McLaren, 1 run, turned backward of square

End of over 42 (6 runs) Eagles 236/4
R McLaren    1* (1b)      F de Wet    8-1-42-2
HH Dippenaar    45* (44b 3x4 1x6)     

42.1

Coetsee to McLaren, 1 run, stretches miles forward to scoop it around the corner

42.2

Coetsee to Dippenaar, OUT

HH Dippenaar run out 45 (60m 45b 3x4 1x6) SR: 100.00

hit straight to mid off and a suicidal run attempted

42.3

Coetsee to McLaren, 2 runs, Ontong does brilliantly to cut that one off just short of the long o boundary

42.4

Coetsee to McLaren, SIX, pull-sweeps it high over wide long on

42.5

Coetsee to McLaren, 1 run

42.6

Coetsee to Bailey, FOUR, cuts beautifully, Alexander makes a valiant attempt to cut it off, but can't quite manage it.

End of over 43 (14 runs) Eagles 250/5
RT Bailey    4* (1b 1x4)      WL Coetsee    8-0-43-1
R McLaren    11* (5b 1x6)     

43.1

de Wet to McLaren, 2 runs, they're crazy to try to come back for the second straight to the long on fielder, but a poor throw means they make it

43.2

de Wet to McLaren, FOUR, nudged fine down to the third man boundary

43.3

de Wet to McLaren, 2 runs, hit really hard to mid off, the fielder fumbles it

43.4

de Wet to McLaren, OUT, goes on the pull, but just doesn't manage to clear the fielder at deep square leg

R McLaren c Petersen b de Wet 19 (12m 9b 1x4 1x6) SR: 211.11

43.5

de Wet to Bailey, no run, goes for a big one, fails to make contact

43.6

de Wet to Bailey, 1 run, down to third man

End of over 44 (9 runs) Eagles 259/6
RT Bailey    5* (3b 1x4)      F de Wet    9-1-51-3
D du Preez    0* (0b)     

44.1

Coetsee to Bailey, 2 runs

44.2

Coetsee to Bailey, FOUR

44.3

Coetsee to Bailey, 2 byes

44.4

Coetsee to Bailey, 1 run

44.5

Coetsee to du Preez, 1 run

44.6

Coetsee to Bailey, 2 runs

Match State: Innings Break

End of over 45 (12 runs) Eagles 271/6
RT Bailey    14* (8b 2x4)      WL Coetsee    9-0-53-1
D du Preez    1* (1b)     
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