result
Final (N), Cape Town, Feb 21 2009, Standard Bank Pro20 Series
(20 ov, target 148)125/8
Cape Cobras won by 22 runs
Player Of The Match
87* (62)
herschelle-gibbs
12y
• 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 Philander 3-0-17-3
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 SC 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 SC 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

Reeza Hendricks c Ontong b Philander 14 (22m 16b 0x4 0x6) SR: 87.5
19.1
1
Philander to SC van Schalkwyk, 1 run

cuts away to that dangerous point fielder Telemachus who keeps him down to one

end of over 194 runs • 2 wickets
KNGHT: 121/7CRR: 6.36 RRR: 27.00
Shadley van Schalkwyk2 (2)
Reeza Hendricks14 (15)
Charl Langeveldt 4-0-20-3
18.6
1
Langeveldt to SC 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 SC van Schalkwyk, 1 run

clipped out to mid kwt

18.3
W
Langeveldt to Cornel's, OUT

yorker rips out off stmp beaten for pace and length, Langes you're a superstart

Cornelius de Villiers b Langeveldt 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0
18.2
W
Langeveldt to du Preez, OUT

edges to teh keeper off a full ball

Dillon du Preez c †Puttick b Langeveldt 26 (26m 16b 2x4 1x6) SR: 162.5
18.1
1
Langeveldt to Hendricks, 1 run

drives up to long on

end of over 1813 runs
KNGHT: 117/5CRR: 6.50 RRR: 15.50
Reeza Hendricks12 (13)
Dillon du Preez26 (15)
Rory Kleinveldt 4-0-32-1
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

end of over 174 runs
KNGHT: 104/5CRR: 6.11 RRR: 14.66
Reeza Hendricks8 (10)
Dillon du Preez17 (12)
Charl Langeveldt 3-0-16-1
16.6
1
Langeveldt to Hendricks, 1 run
16.5
2
Langeveldt to Hendricks, 2 runs
Match details
Newlands, Cape Town
TossCape Cobras, elected to bat first
SeriesStandard Bank Pro20 Series
Season2008/09
Player Of The Match
Herschelle Gibbs
Herschelle Gibbs
Charl Langeveldt
Charl Langeveldt
Series resultCape Cobras won the 2008/09 Standard Bank Pro20 Series
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 (20-over match)
Umpires
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Karl Hurter
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Shaun George
TV Umpire
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Murray Brown
Reserve Umpire
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Earl Hendrikse
Match Referee
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Tiffie Barnes