Result
Standard Bank Pro20 Series at Potchefstroom, Mar 4 2007
156/5
(12.3/12.3 ov, target 93)
98/2
LIONS won by 6 runs (D/L method)
Player Of The Match
1y
• Ken Borland

Petersen prevails in the rain

Alviro Petersen defied the rain and the Gestetner Diamond Eagles bowlers to lead the Highveld Lions to an eight-wicket victory in their Standard Bank Pro20 match at Sedgars Park in Potchefstroom on Sunday

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Scorecard summary
Eagles156/5(20 overs)
Lions98/2(12.3 overs)

At the moment, Lions are 5 runs ahead on Duckworth and Lewis

Match State: Delay - Rain

We have a revised target now.Lions will need 107 of 14 overs.That means 9 runs of 9 balls

Further rain have now ended the game.Lions win by 8 wicket on D/L method

12.4
2w
Tshabalala to Petersen, 2 wides
Very wide down leg.Rain falling hard again.
12.3
4
Tshabalala to Petersen, FOUR runs
Short and wide, Petersen hammers it through point.
12.2
1
Tshabalala to McKenzie, 1 run
Swept to deep square once again.
12.1
Tshabalala to McKenzie, no run
That's wide, but McKenzie chases it down leg.Misses and van Wyk breaks the stumps.3rd umpire referred,NOT OUT.
end of over 1210 runs
LIONS: 91/2CRR: 7.58 • RRR: 4.00
Neil McKenzie15 (23)
Alviro Petersen52 (34)
Nicky Boje2-0-15-0
11.6
1
Boje to McKenzie, 1 run
Driven to long on.Gets another one.

That six was Petersen's 50 up

11.5
1
Boje to Petersen, 1 run
11.4
6
Boje to Petersen, SIX runs
Over the top!Long on fielder jumps but just can't reach it.
11.3
1
Boje to McKenzie, 1 run
Swept to deep square leg again.
11.2
Boje to McKenzie, no run
Huge appeal for lbw, not supported by anyone other than the ground's shouting.
11.1
1
Boje to Petersen, 1 run
DROPPED! Tshabalala drops it at midwicket.Oh dear oh dear..
end of over 114 runs
LIONS: 81/2CRR: 7.36 • RRR: 8.00
Alviro Petersen44 (31)
Neil McKenzie13 (20)
Thandi Tshabalala1-0-4-0
10.6
1
Tshabalala to Petersen, 1 run
Driven past mid on to a long on fielder for one. That's 50 Partnership.
10.5
1
Tshabalala to McKenzie, 1 run
Swept once more to deep square leg.
10.4
1
Tshabalala to Petersen, 1 run
Glanced around the corner to short 45.
10.3
Tshabalala to Petersen, no run
Played to mid wicket.
10.2
1
Tshabalala to McKenzie, 1 run
Swept to deep square.
10.1
Tshabalala to McKenzie, no run
end of over 1011 runs
LIONS: 77/2CRR: 7.7 • RRR: 6.40
Alviro Petersen42 (28)
Neil McKenzie11 (17)
Dillon du Preez2-0-15-0

Tshabalala into the attack

9.6
du Preez to Petersen, no run
9.5
4
du Preez to Petersen, FOUR runs
Another boundary!Slogs it over midwicket this time.Longon had no chance.
Match details
Senwes Park, Potchefstroom
TossLions , elected to field first
SeriesStandard Bank Pro20 Series 2007
Player Of The Match
Tyron Henderson
Alviro Petersen
Season2006/07
Hours of play (local time)14.30 start, First Session 14.30-15.50 Interval 15.50-16.10, Second Session 16.10-17.30
Match days4 March 2007 (20-over match)
Umpires
Earl Hendrikse
Marais Erasmus
TV Umpire
Shaid Wadvalla
Reserve Umpire
Dennis Smith
Match Referee
Cyril Mitchley
PointsLions 4, Eagles 0