result
10th Match, Paarl, Nov 17 2019, Mzansi Super League
(19.1/20 ov, target 186)188/2
Spartans won by 8 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)
player of the match
Dean Elgar
Tshwane Spartans
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• The Report by Firdose Moonda

Dean Elgar's 88* beats James Vince's 86* as Spartans get first win

A chase of 186 was made to look very easy by South Africa's Test batsmen

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Scorecard summary
Paarl Rocks185/6(20 overs)
Tshwane Spartans188/2(19.1 overs)

Tshwane Spartans win by 8 wickets.

19.1
4
Udana to Elgar, FOUR runs

winning runs, cuts past short thirdman for a boundary.

end of over 1915 runs
TS: 184/2CRR: 9.68 RRR: 2.00 • Need 2 from 6b
Heinrich Klaasen31 (13)
Dean Elgar84 (59)
Kerwin Mungroo4-0-42-1
Tabraiz Shamsi4-0-41-1
18.6
6
Mungroo to Klaasen, SIX runs

another one goes all the way, over long of this time.

18.5
6
Mungroo to Klaasen, SIX runs

full toss hit well over the long on fence.

18.4
Mungroo to Klaasen, no run

in the block-hole and can only squeeze it out back to the bowler.

18.3
1
Mungroo to Elgar, 1 run

gets an inside edge to short fine leg.

18.2
1
Mungroo to Klaasen, 1 run

edges behind the wicket on the onside and the keeper does well to prevent a boundary.

18.1
1
Mungroo to Elgar, 1 run

full and wide, squeezed through point.

end of over 1815 runs
TS: 169/2CRR: 9.38 RRR: 8.50 • Need 17 from 12b
Dean Elgar82 (57)
Heinrich Klaasen18 (9)
Tabraiz Shamsi4-0-41-1
Hardus Viljoen3-0-25-0
17.6
1
Shamsi to Elgar, 1 run

down the ground to long on.

17.5
2
Shamsi to Elgar, 2 runs

couple of runs.

17.4
1
Shamsi to Klaasen, 1 run

pushes to mid-off for a single.

17.3
4
Shamsi to Klaasen, FOUR runs

hits it over bowler and over to the fence.

17.2
1
Shamsi to Elgar, 1 run

pushes down the ground to long on.

17.1
6
Shamsi to Elgar, SIX runs

hits it well in the air and down the ground and over the wide long off fence.

end of over 1714 runs
TS: 154/2CRR: 9.05 RRR: 10.67 • Need 32 from 18b
Heinrich Klaasen13 (7)
Dean Elgar72 (53)
Hardus Viljoen3-0-25-0
Tabraiz Shamsi3-0-26-1
16.6
2
Viljoen to Klaasen, 2 runs

hit it hard down the track and hits the stumps, it deflects away.

34 runs required from 19 balls.

16.5
1
Viljoen to Elgar, 1 run

hits it in the air down to long on.

16.4
4
Viljoen to Elgar, FOUR runs

one-handed whack through mid-wicket and there's no one there, so its four

16.3
2
Viljoen to Elgar, 2 runs

pulled to deep mid-wicket where Udana misfields to allow the second run

16.2
1
Viljoen to Klaasen, 1 run

driven to mid off

16.1
4
Viljoen to Klaasen, FOUR runs

length ball on middle stump, flicked through fine leg, beats the man at short fine leg and its a boundary

end of over 167 runs • 1 wicket
TS: 140/2CRR: 8.75 RRR: 11.50 • Need 46 from 24b
Heinrich Klaasen6 (4)
Dean Elgar65 (50)
Tabraiz Shamsi3-0-26-1
Isuru Udana3-0-35-0
15.6
1
Shamsi to Klaasen, 1 run

cramped for room and pushed to backward square for Klaasen to keep strike

Match details
Boland Park, Paarl
TossPaarl Rocks, elected to bat first
SeriesMzansi Super League
Season2019/20
Player Of The Match
Dean Elgar
Dean Elgar
Hours of play (local time)14.00 start, First Session 14.00-15.30, Interval 15.30-15.50, Second Session 15.50-17.20
Match days17 November 2019 - day(20-over match)
Umpires
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Allahudien Paleker
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Clifford Isaacs
TV Umpire
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Abdoellah Steenkamp
Reserve Umpire
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Murray Brown
Match Referee
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Shandre Fritz
PointsTshwane Spartans 4, Paarl Rocks 0