Bangladesh weathered an early storm to go into lunch at 218-4 on day three of the Test in Potchefstroom.
The Dolphins strolled past the Knights with an eight-wicket victory thanks to brisk innings from Cody Chetty and Morne van Wyk.
Andrew Birch took 4-15 as the Warriors defeated the Dolphins by nine wickets to all but qualify for the Momentum One Day Cup playoffs.
The Dolphins eased to a 46-run victory in a rain-interrupted match against the Knights at the Diamond Oval to keep their play-off hopes alive.
Dwaine Pretorius struck four crucial blows to give the Lions the sweet taste of revenge as they beat the Dolphins in a Ram Slam T20 nail-biter at the Wanderers on Sunday.
Kevin Pietersen and Morne van Wyk scored half-centuries to set the Dolphins up for a 34-run win over the Warriors at Kingsmead and earn a considerable lead at the top of the Ram Slam T20 standings.
The Dolphins will rest their regular captain, Morne van Wyk, for their two Momentum One-Day Cup games this week as he recovers from a wrist injury, with a view to having him fully fit for the Ram Slam T20 Challenge.
The series against New Zealand was a mixed bag for South Africa, but the most important thing was that they won.
They made it difficult for themselves at times, but in the end South Africa did enough to beat New Zealand by 62 runs and clinch the three-match series 2-1 in Durban on Wednesday.
Fifties by Morne van Wyk and AB de Villiers laid the foundation for South Africa to post 283-7 in their 50 overs in the final ODI against New Zealand in Durban on Wednesday. Van Wyk (58) and Hashim Amla (44) got their team off to the best possible start as they shared a 89-run opening partnership. South Africa had their… Read more →
With a crunch match against looming on Wednesday, South Africa have opted not to train on Tuesday ahead of the series deciding ODI against New Zealand.
South Africa’s inconsistent ODI form remains a worry as they build towards two big tours against India and England this year.
New Zealand levelled the series at 1-1 with a game to play after an opening partnership of 126 secured a comfortable eight-wicket victory in the second ODI in Potchefstroom on Sunday.
South Africa managed to post a below-par 204 batting first in Potchefstroom, thanks largely to a patient, well-paced 70 from Farhaan Behardien. It was clear from quite early on that South Africa would struggle as they slumped to 76-4 on a pitch devoid of any pace. The dismissals were largely soft, a combination of bad timing and poor shot selection…. Read more →
On the back of a splendid hundred by Hashim Amla, South Africa took wickets at crucial times to beat New Zealand by 20 runs in the first ODI in Centurion on Wednesday.