Jonathan Bird became the youngest player in South African cricket history to score a senior List A century on debut when he blasted 104 for Western Province against Easterns at WPCC on Sunday.
It doesn’t matter if you’re playing in the World Cup Final or facing your little brother in the backyard … to hit six sixes off one over is an incredible achievement, writes SIMON LEWIS.
The first round of the CSA Provincial One-Day Challenge saw some exciting action, with close wins for Northerns, Easterns and KwaZulu-Natal.
Chris Gayle scored a century in his final List A match for Jamaica to lead his country to victory in their 50-over encounter against Barbados.
England’s ODI captain Eoin Morgan and Test captain Joe Root put a strong Sri Lanka Board XI to the sword as they led their team to an emphatic 43-run victory on the DLS method.