Result
1st Semi-Final (N), Cape Town, Mar 16 2007, Standard Bank Pro20 Series
139/5
(20 ov, target 140)
140/8
Cape Cobras won by 2 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Cape Cobras
Match centre 
Scorecard summary
Warriors139/5(20 overs)
Cape Cobras140/8(20 overs)
end of over 205 runs • 2 wicket
COBRA: 140/8CRR: 7 
Alan Dawson3 (2)
Rory Kleinveldt30 (15)
Mario Olivier3-0-22-2
19.6
2
Olivier to Dawson, 2 runs
full and drives out to long on, the old man does it for the Cobras as it was weighted to allow time for a second, and Kleinveldt was always coming back as a tie would have seen the Warriors through due to them having lost less wickets
19.5
1
Olivier to Kleinveldt, 1 run
inside edge goes away to mid wkt and they walk one, Kleinveldt down on his haunches loking stretched
19.4
1
Olivier to Dawson, 1 run
experienced head comes to the wicket and drives out to the cover sweeper
19.3
w
Olivier to de Lange, OUT
full and hit him on off stump, Umpire Hurter thought for a moment and then raises the dreaded finger
CD de Lange lbw b Olivier 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00
19.2
w
Olivier to Philander, OUT
too big an occassion and he looks for glory when sanity was called for, Oliveier finds off stump and de Lange will need to come and assist
VD Philander b Olivier 41 (37m 30b 0x4 3x6) SR: 136.66
19.1
1
Olivier to Kleinveldt, 1 run
drives up to long on and they walk one
end of over 1916 runs
COBRA: 135/6CRR: 7.1 • RRR: 5.00
Vernon Philander41 (29)
Rory Kleinveldt28 (13)
Johan Botha4-0-31-0
18.6
6
Botha to Philander, SIX runs
leans back and hoists this over the cow corner fence to set the crowd alight with excitement as now only 5 off six is needed
18.5
2
Botha to Philander, 2 runs
cracks it between the stumps and his mate but good fielding from a straightish long on keeps them down to two with Kleinveldt diving to make his ground
18.4
1
Botha to Kleinveldt, 1 run
outter half of the bat goes to short 3rd man, Philander was almost next to Kleinveldt when he started for the run
18.3
Botha to Kleinveldt, no run
stepped away and it was fired in at his toes, keeper gathers
18.2
6
Botha to Kleinveldt, SIX runs
leans back and clouts this over extra cover, ugly but effective
18.1
1
Botha to Philander, 1 run
drives staight back at Botha who fumbles and allows a run to give the dangerous Kleinveldt the strike
end of over 1820 runs
COBRA: 119/6CRR: 6.61 • RRR: 10.50
Rory Kleinveldt21 (10)
Vernon Philander32 (26)
Arno Jacobs3-0-28-0
17.6
6
Jacobs to Kleinveldt, SIX runs
this is huge, over Philanders head and into the 15th row
17.5
1
Jacobs to Philander, 1 run
full and is driven up to long on
17.4
6
Jacobs to Philander, SIX runs
in the slot and it goes way over cow corner into the snake pit
17.3
Jacobs to Philander, no run
down the track and cracks it on the bounce to the bowler who does brilliantly to hold onto it
17.2
1
Jacobs to Kleinveldt, 1 run
off his pads to short fine leg, looking to pull
17.1
6
Jacobs to Kleinveldt, SIX runs
straight back over the umpires head and into the site screen
Match details
Newlands, Cape Town
TossCape Cobras , elected to field first
SeriesStandard Bank Pro20 Series 2007
Player Of The Match
Alan Dawson
Rory Kleinveldt
Series resultCape Cobras advanced
Season2006/07
Hours of play (local time)18.00 start, First Session 18.00-19.20 Interval 19.20-19.40, Second Session 19.40-21.00
Match days16 March 2007 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Dennis Smith
Karl Hurter
TV Umpire
Marais Erasmus
Reserve Umpire
Murray Brown
Match Referee
Tiffie Barnes