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17th Match (D/N), Johannesburg, Nov 29 2017, Ram Slam T20 Challenge
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• Firdose Moonda

Behardien's unbeaten run and Shamsi's impressive resurgence

Last week's Ram Slam matches saw a hat-trick from Robbie Frylinck, a few washed out matches, Dale Steyn among the wickets but no outstanding performance from any domestic players

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Good evening and welcome to the Bidvest Wanderers Stadium for this RAM SLAM T20 Challenge between the bizhub Highveld and the Multiply Titans.

The Titans have laid waste to all challengers before them and currently the only blemish thus far is the rained out match against the Dolphins.

At the start of the tournament the Titans were and still are overwhelming favourites to claim the title thanks to their embarrassment of riches in their squad. Head Coach Mark Boucher will be hoping that regardless of their current log position, the team

The Lions are coming off two matches which went down right to the wire against the Cobras and the Warriors. Interesting enough the Lions have won both their matches when chasing and have lost all 3 in which they have tried to defend a score.

One of the most impressive aspects of the Lions this season has been the amount of runs the top order has scored with Reeza Hendricks being the top scorer of the tournament thus far with 319 runs.

The introduction of the young guns; Ryan Rickelton and Marques Ackerman has been warmly received by the Bullring faithful supporters as both players are immensely talented at the top of the order with the ability to rip apart any bowling attack.

Leading up to this Trans-Juksei derby there has been a bit of banter being exchanged with former Lions player Chris Morris amping up the match with some taunts to his former colleagues. However, one can be assured that all the light-hearted swordplay wil

Many fans will be looking forward to the match as it will provide more opportunities for people to claim their share of R 2million with the GET CAUGHT RED HANDED competition.

Hopefully the weather will be clearing up and the action can get underway.

Stay tuned for all the action with ball-by-ball coverage as it happens.

Match State: Delay - Rain

Match details
The Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
Tossno toss
SeriesRam Slam T20 Challenge
Season2017/18
Hours of play (local time)18.00 start, First Session 18.00-19.25, Interval 19.25-19.45, Second Session 19.45-21.10
Match days29 November 2017 - daynight match (20-over match)
Umpires
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Allahudien Paleker
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Clifford Isaacs
TV Umpire
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Philip Vosloo
Reserve Umpire
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Siphelele Gasa
Match Referee
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Zed Ndamane
PointsLions 2, Titans 2