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Johannesburg, March 10 - 13, 2016, Sunfoil Series
144 & 218
(T:115) 248 & 117/0

Knights won by 10 wickets

Player Of The Match
70 & 5 catches
LIONS 1st Innings
Knights 1st Innings
LIONS 2nd Innings
Knights 2nd Innings
Match Flow
Lions 1st Innings 
c Erlank b Budaza43951253045.26
lbw b van Schalkwyk01021000.00
c van Schalkwyk b Coetsee2159882035.59
c van Biljon b Coetsee26110033.33
not out 28711272039.43
c van Biljon b Olivier1437452037.83
c Coetsee b Olivier012000.00
c †Second b Olivier069000.00
c Hendricks b Siboto1011222090.90
c Coetsee b Siboto1230402040.00
c †Second b Siboto022000.00
Extras(b 2, lb 6, nb 6)14
TOTAL53.4 Ov (RR: 2.68, 248 Mins)144
Fall of wickets: 1-10 (Rassie van der Dussen, 5.2 ov), 2-66 (Dominic Hendricks, 25.1 ov), 3-73 (Alviro Petersen, 27.3 ov), 4-75 (Stephen Cook, 28.1 ov), 5-103 (Nicky van den Bergh, 38.4 ov), 6-103 (Dwaine Pretorius, 38.5 ov), 7-103 (Bjorn Fortuin, 40.5 ov), 8-120 (Hardus Viljoen, 45.3 ov), 9-143 (Nono Pongolo, 53.3 ov), 10-144 (Pumelela Matshikwe, 53.4 ov)
38.4 to NJ van den Bergh, playing off the front foot takes the outside edge and taken low down by van Biljon at 3rd slip. 103/5
38.5 to D Pretorius, short delivery fended off the back foot off the glove and a good catch diving forward by the captain from gully. 103/6
40.5 to BC Fortuin, driving off the front foot takes the outside edge and taken by the keeper diving to his right. 103/7
5.2 to HE van der Dussen, pitched up hit low the front pad with a good stride in, elongated appeal given by the umpire after. 10/1
45.3 to GC Viljoen, driving off the front foot thick outside edge and taken by Hendricks at first slips. 120/8
53.3 to Z Pongolo, pitched up delivery no footwork to speak off throws the bat at the ball and thick outside edge taken by Coetsee at gully. 143/9
53.4 to P Matshikwe, playing off the back foot and edges through to the keeper diving to his left. 144/10
28.1 to SC Cook, playing off the back foot off the outside edge and a magnificient one-handed catch to his left taken by Erlank at second slip. 75/4
25.1 to DA Hendricks, comes down the track to a full toss and hits it high in the air and taken by van Schalkwyk at mid off running back. 66/2
27.3 to AN Petersen, played off the back foot off the edge of the bat and taken by van Biljon at leg slip. 73/3
Knights 1st Innings 
c †van den Bergh b Viljoen1532432046.87
c Petersen b Matshikwe33811044040.74
c Petersen b Fortuin701572179044.58
c †van den Bergh b Viljoen1863971028.57
c †van den Bergh b Matshikwe110250010.00
c Petersen b Fortuin419380021.05
c Bavuma b Pretorius3174853041.89
b Pretorius51751107268.00
c †van den Bergh b Viljoen1015202066.66
not out 11116009.09
c Cook b Pretorius22800100.00
Extras(b 6, nb 4, w 2)12
TOTAL89.1 Ov (RR: 2.78, 383 Mins)248
Fall of wickets: 1-37 (Reeza Hendricks, 10.6 ov), 2-76 (Michael Erlank, 25.2 ov), 3-127 (Pite van Biljon, 47.3 ov), 4-136 (Leus du Plooy, 52.2 ov), 5-152 (Rudi Second, 59.4 ov), 6-153 (Werner Coetsee, 59.6 ov), 7-211 (Tumelo Bodibe, 81.4 ov), 8-238 (Malusi Siboto, 86.2 ov), 9-246 (Shadley van Schalkwyk, 87.5 ov), 10-248 (Mbulelo Budaza, 89.1 ov)
10.6 to RR Hendricks, caught down the leg side off the back foot. 37/1
47.3 to PJ van Biljon, driving off the front foot big stride in and edges through to the keeper. 127/3
86.2 to MP Siboto, playing off the back foot batsman squared up and gets an edge through to the keeper who completes a regulation catch. 238/8
81.4 to TM Bodibe, playing off the back foot off the face of the bat to Bavuma at gully and that ends his brave knock out in the middle whilst batting with an injured leg. 211/7
87.5 to SC van Schalkwyk, pitched up batsman tries an expansive shot,clearing the front leg and is clean bowled. 246/9
89.1 to M Budaza, driving outside off stump thick outside edge taken by Cook above head height at first slip. 248/10
25.2 to MN Erlank, playing off the back foot thick outside edge and taken by Petersen diving low to his right at second slip. 76/2
52.2 to JL du Plooy, driving off the front foot too close to the batsman trying to force it on the on side and edges through to the keeper. 136/4
59.4 to RS Second, playing off the front foot edges through to Petersen at slip who takes a good reaction catch. 152/5
59.6 to WL Coetsee, playing off the front foot big stride in thick edge taken low down to his right by Petersen at slip. 153/6
Lions 2nd Innings 
c †Second b van Schalkwyk42901294046.66
b Olivier413170030.76
c †Second b Olivier329440010.34
c Hendricks b Budaza30263970115.38
c †Second b van Schalkwyk2065981030.76
c Siboto b Coetsee29120022.22
lbw b Olivier2942533069.04
b Coetsee28591014047.45
c Hendricks b Siboto927491033.33
not out 3151606060.78
c Coetsee b Olivier49130044.44
Extras(lb 3, nb 8, w 5)16
TOTAL68.4 Ov (RR: 3.17, 309 Mins)218
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Rassie van der Dussen, 4.1 ov), 2-27 (Dominic Hendricks, 14.3 ov), 3-80 (Alviro Petersen, 22.4 ov), 4-87 (Stephen Cook, 28.3 ov), 5-98 (Nicky van den Bergh, 31.2 ov), 6-135 (Dwaine Pretorius, 44.4 ov), 7-135 (Temba Bavuma, 45.2 ov), 8-171 (Hardus Viljoen, 55.2 ov), 9-207 (Bjorn Fortuin, 65.3 ov), 10-218 (Pumelela Matshikwe, 68.4 ov)
4.1 to HE van der Dussen, pitched up batsman beaten for pace and is clean bowled. 5/1
14.3 to DA Hendricks, pushing at a delivery outside off stump and edges through to the keeper who takes a regulation catch to his left. 27/2
44.4 to D Pretorius, pitched up and moves back into the batsman who offers no shot,huge appeal for lbw given. 135/6
68.4 to P Matshikwe, driving off the front foot off the outside edge and taken by Coetsee at gully diving to his right. 218/10
28.3 to SC Cook, delivery pitched up enticing the drive and edges through to the keeper who completes the catch. 87/4
45.2 to T Bavuma, driving off the front foot thick outside edge thick by the keeper at a good height diving to his right. 135/7
55.2 to GC Viljoen, pushing at the delivery outside off stump and edges through to Hendricks at slip who takes the catch low down. 171/8
31.2 to NJ van den Bergh, swept in the air and a taken by Siboto at fine leg. 98/5
65.3 to BC Fortuin, playing off the back foot delivery spins from leg to off stump and clips the top of off stump. 207/9
22.4 to AN Petersen, pitched up batsman drawn into the drive and edges through to Hendricks at slip who takes a one-handed blinder above head height and to his right. 80/3
Knights 2nd Innings (T: 115 runs)
not out 581121397251.78
not out 559713911056.70
Extras(nb 3, w 1)4
TOTAL34.2 Ov (RR: 3.40, 139 Mins)117/0
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Thu, 10 Mar - day 1 - no play
Fri, 11 Mar - day 2 - Knights 1st innings 95/2 (Rudi Second 29*, Pite van Biljon 12*, 36.1 ov)
Sat, 12 Mar - day 3 - Lions 2nd innings 128/5 (Temba Bavuma 20*, Dwaine Pretorius 24*, 41 ov)
Sun, 13 Mar - day 4 - Knights 2nd innings 117/0 (34.2 ov) - end of match
Day 2
Day 3
Day 4
  • Lions: 150 runs in 48.3 overs ( 296 balls, 215 mins, 17x4, 0x6)
  • Z Pongolo has now achieved 500 First-Class Runs in his 21st match
  • Lions: 200 runs in 62.6 overs ( 387 balls, 285 mins, 24x4, 0x6)
  • 2nd Innings of Knights:
  • 1st wicket: 50 runs off 81 balls in 52 mins ( RR Hendricks 22, MN Erlank 28, Ex 0)
  • Knights: 50 runs in 13.3 overs ( 81 balls, 52 mins, 8x4, 1x6)
  • MN Erlank: 50 off 87 balls in 116 mins (10x4, 0x6)
  • MN Erlank has now achieved his 14th First-Class fifty in his 85th match
  • 1st wicket: 100 runs off 193 balls in 128 mins ( RR Hendricks 47, MN Erlank 50, Ex 3)
  • Knights: 100 runs in 31.4 overs ( 128 balls, 193 mins, 15x4, 2x6)
  • RR Hendricks: 50 off 103 balls in 131 mins (5x4, 2x6)
  • RR Hendricks has now achieved his 30th First-Class fifty in his 102nd match
  • Match points: Lions: Bat: 0 Bowl: 4 Match: 0 Total: 4
  • Match points: Knights: Bat: 2.96 Bowl: 4 Match: 10 Total: 16.96
  • Sunfoil Series Man of the Match: RS Second (Knights)
New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg
TossKnights, elected to field first
Player Of The Match
Hours of play (local time)10.00 start, Lunch 12.10-12.50, Tea 15.00-15.20, Close 17.30
Match days10,11,12,13 March 2016 - day (4-day match)
Reserve Umpire
Match Referee
PointsKnights 16.96, Lions 4
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