Result
Final (N), Cape Town, Feb 21 2009, Standard Bank Pro20 Series
147/5
(20 ov, target 148)
125/8
Cape Cobras won by 22 runs
Batsman Of The Match
Cape Cobras
1y
• Martin Williamson

Gibbs onslaught steers Cobras to title

Herschelle Gibbs' brutal 62-ball 87 steered the Cobras to a 22-run win over the Eagles in the final of the Pro20 Series at Cape Town

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Scorecard summary
Cape Cobras147/5(20 overs)
Eagles125/8(20 overs)
end of over 204 runs • 1 wicket
KNGHT: 125/8CRR: 6.25 
Jandre Coetzee1 (2)
Shadley van Schalkwyk4 (5)
Vernon Philander3-0-17-3
19.6
Philander to Coetzee, no run
and that is it dot to end and the Cobras win by 22 runs
19.5
1b
Philander to van Schalkwyk, 1 bye
19.4
1
Philander to Coetzee, 1 run
drives up to long off all along the ground
19.3
1
Philander to van Schalkwyk, 1 run
flat bat up to long on
19.2
w
Philander to Hendricks, OUT
has no option but to go for it and he tries to loft the full toss over long off where two men converge and Ontong yells to his skipper that he has it, Biff allows him the luxury and he duly holds on
RR Hendricks c Ontong b Philander 14 (22m 16b 0x4 0x6) SR: 87.50
19.1
1
Philander to van Schalkwyk, 1 run
cuts away to that dangerous point fielder Telemachus who keeps him down to one
end of over 194 runs • 2 wicket
KNGHT: 121/7CRR: 6.36 • RRR: 27.00
Shadley van Schalkwyk2 (2)
Reeza Hendricks14 (15)
Charl Langeveldt4-0-20-3
18.6
1
Langeveldt to van Schalkwyk, 1 run
pulls round to mid wkt
18.5
1
Langeveldt to Hendricks, 1 run
drives in teh air up to long on
18.4
1
Langeveldt to van Schalkwyk, 1 run
clipped out to mid kwt
18.3
w
Langeveldt to de Villiers, OUT
yorker rips out off stmp beaten for pace and length, Langes you're a superstart
CJD de Villiers b Langeveldt 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00
18.2
w
Langeveldt to du Preez, OUT
edges to teh keeper off a full ball
D du Preez c †Puttick b Langeveldt 26 (26m 16b 2x4 1x6) SR: 162.50
18.1
1
Langeveldt to Hendricks, 1 run
drives up to long on
end of over 1813 runs
KNGHT: 117/5CRR: 6.5 • RRR: 15.50
Reeza Hendricks12 (13)
Dillon du Preez26 (15)
Rory Kleinveldt4-0-32-1
17.6
1
Kleinveldt to Hendricks, 1 run
drives out to cvoer swqeeper
17.5
1
Kleinveldt to du Preez, 1 run
cuts to extra cvoer
17.4
2
Kleinveldt to du Preez, 2 runs
clipped to mid wkt
17.3
6
Kleinveldt to du Preez, SIX runs
square drive off one knee over cover point
17.2
1
Kleinveldt to Hendricks, 1 run
smeared up to extra cover
17.1
2
Kleinveldt to Hendricks, 2 runs
misfield at 3rd man wide as he was slashed down there off the outside half
Match details
Newlands, Cape Town
TossCape Cobras , elected to bat first
SeriesStandard Bank Pro20 Series 2009
Series resultCape Cobras won the 2008/09 Standard Bank Pro20 Series
Season2008/09
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 days21 February 2009 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Karl Hurter
Shaun George
TV Umpire
Murray Brown
Reserve Umpire
Earl Hendrikse
Match Referee
Tiffie Barnes