Riki Wessels, alongside former England player Michael Lumb, hammered 146 in a record List A stand of 342 in the Royal London One-Day Cup.
The old and the new from South Africa join forces on the English County Cricket circuit, which starts on Sunday.
The Gemini Arabians prepare to face the Sagittarius Soldiers in the first semi-final of the Masters Champions League T20 in Dubai today (start 5.30pm SA time).
Graeme Smith’s tentative appetite for international cricket must have been whetted when he slammed 57 for the Virgo Super Kings in the Masters Champions League.
The Cape Cobras may well feel they have turned the corner in the Sunfoil Series with a comprehensive win over the Warriors inside three days on Saturday.
The Cape Cobras pulled off a spectacular victory over the Knights in their Ram Slam match with an all-round display of power-hitting in Kimberley on Wednesday.
The Cape Cobras skittled the Dolphins for 171, to win by 64 runs in Durban on Friday night, and with that, take their third victory in a row.
The Cape Cobras will lean on the depth of their squad and their extensive leadership resources as they look to overcome the loss of four players when they take on the Dolphins in Friday’s Momentum One-Day Cup encounter at Kingsmead.
Ashwell Prince capped off a magnificent final season in County cricket by being named in the BBC Team of the Year.
Rory Kleinveldt took his fifth five-wicket haul for Northants as Glamorgan struggled to 166-6 in the English County Championship.
Ryan McLaren, cut adrift from the Proteas before the World Cup, made an immediate impact on his debut for Hampshire in the English County Championship on Tuesday.
Ashwell Prince added the Natwest Blast T20 trophy to his list of achievements with Lancashire this season, making a vital contribution to an opening stand which piled the pressure on Northants.
Jacques Rudolph dug in deeply to prevent Lancashire from taking the victors’ points in their County Championship match on Monday.
Richard Levi contributed 24 to an opening stand of 78 as Northants steamrollered Sussex in the T20 Blast quarter-final in Brighton.
Rory Kleinveldt scored 33 and took two wickets to be the hero of the day, taking Northamptonshire to an unbelievable win over Worcestershire in the Royal London One-Day Cup.