• BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    8.2 goes forward and plays a straight bat, ball nips back and clips the pad. THe appeal is upheld 10/2
    7.3 edges,Matthew Christensen dives to his right and gathers the ball inches off the ground 9/1
    20.4 punches to extra cover, there's some confusion and hesitation as they eventually decide on a run but the delay is too much as Eddie Moore gathers and throws to the bowler who casually removes the bails 58/3
    30.3 just to off, That's a nick off the bat. Easily taken bt Christenesen 79/4
    94
    119
    170
    11
    2
    78.99
    61.2 finally a ball comes in from off and strikes the pads in line without looking as if it is going over 231/6
    39.4 no stroke offered by the batsman, expecting dome turn but there isn't any, middle stump the stump cart-wheels end over end 104/5
    69.2 very sharp in comingback from off and staying low. THe batsman is well in line as he offers the bat but the ball evades it and gets the pads well in line 250/7
    14
    28
    40
    2
    0
    50.00
    71.2 whoo, comes throughthe gate to shatter the wicket 257/8
    not out
    6
    16
    22
    1
    0
    37.50
    71.3 moves back to make some room, and has a big swipe, his head is nowhere and is totally beaten 257/9
    74.1 thats the typical silly leg catch, ball comes off the pads into thehands of the man under the helmet 264/10
    Extras
    13 (b 4, lb 2, nb 7)
    TOTAL
    264 all out (74.1 Overs, RR: 3.55, 331 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Thabo Masheshemane, 7.3 ov), 2-10 (Bokang Mosena, 8.2 ov), 3-58 (Obus Pienaar, 20.4 ov), 4-79 (Leus du Plooy, 30.3 ov), 5-104 (Andries Gous, 39.4 ov), 6-231 (Patrick Botha, 61.2 ov), 7-250 (Romano Terblanche, 69.2 ov), 8-257 (Peter-John Jansen, 71.2 ov), 9-257 (Gino Vries, 71.3 ov), 10-264 (Tshepo Ntuli, 74.1 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    A Nortje1882931.6100
    N Sigwili822913.6204
    T Bokako1123933.5403
    KR Smuts1235004.1600
    JT Smuts20.136323.1200
    BM Dolley302408.0000
    O Nyaku2024012.0000
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    0.4 well thqt wasn't a costly earluier drop, inside edges the ball the ball to the keeper 0/1
    20.2 fishing outside off, remains static in the crease,wafts at the ball 64/2
    47.5 on off, cuts hard to point, the fielder doesn't have to move as the ball arrives at midriff height 140/3
    51
    101
    129
    10
    0
    50.49
    51.4 goes back and gets beaten on off, the death rattle gives the batsman the bad news 153/4
    44
    83
    89
    9
    0
    53.01
    74.2 shuffles into line, misses the turn, ball goes onto the pads. Kelly Smuts is far enough back for the appeal to be successful 227/5
    84.4 holds back a bit, drives to mid on, it's straight to a fielder 252/6
    85.1 a gentle ball outside off, a tentaive hanging out of the bat, allows the ball a touch. THe ball carries through to the Keeper 252/7
    110 drives, its an edge on the ball, which goes to slip 371/9
    89.1 ball comes across the faace of the bat, finds the edges the ball and carries to second slip 258/8
    not out
    79
    78
    98
    13
    1
    101.28
    113 ball seams back from off, The batsman has a go but misses, off stump is uprooted 384/10
    Extras
    15 (b 8, lb 2, nb 5)
    TOTAL
    384 all out (113 Overs, RR: 3.39, 458 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-0 (David White, 0.4 ov), 2-64 (Gihahn Cloete, 20.2 ov), 3-140 (Edward Moore, 47.5 ov), 4-153 (JJ Smuts, 51.4 ov), 5-227 (Kelly Smuts, 74.2 ov), 6-252 (Mathew Christensen, 84.4 ov), 7-252 (Onke Nyaku, 85.1 ov), 8-258 (Tladi Bokako, 89.1 ov), 9-371 (Brad Dolley, 109.6 ov), 10-384 (Ngazibini Sigwili, 112.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    GA Vries2176222.9503
    J van Dyk2558243.2800
    RK Terblanche1126005.4502
    T Ntuli2185932.8000
    P Botha1763712.1700
    AJ Pienaar1244103.4100
    BB Mosena401403.5000
    JL du Plooy201909.5000

Close of Play

  • Thu, 21 Jan - day 1 - Eastern Province 1st innings 78/2 (EM Moore 49*, JT Smuts 4*, 25 ov)
  • Fri, 22 Jan - day 2 - Orange Free State 2nd innings 35/0 (TK Masheshemane 28*, BB Mosena 3*, 14 ov)
  • Sat, 23 Jan - day 3 - Orange Free State 2nd innings 277/4 (81.5 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

Free State 3rd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st60BB MosenaTK Masheshemane
2nd9AJ PienaarTK Masheshemane
3rd1AJ PienaarJL du Plooy
4th207P BothaJL du Plooy