The four-day season is almost done, and one of South African cricket’s great deficiencies persists: there are just no black African batsmen pressing for Test honours, laments RYAN VREDE.
The Proteas run the risk of having to select a clutch of new players for their first Test against Sri Lanka, following the latest round of domestic four day fixtures being ravaged by Covid-19 positive tests.
Cricket South Africa (CSA) has confirmed the postponement of round six of the 4-Day Domestic Series.
The Cobras’ winless 4-Day Domestic Series continued when they slumped to an 80-run defeat by the Warriors.
Rudi Second scored a century to give the Warriors the ascendancy in their match against the Cobras.
Kyle Verreynne scored 97 as the Cobras took a grip on their contest with the Warriors.
Catch the live action of the 4-Day Domestic Series as the Titans host the Cobras, the Dolphins clash with the Knights and the Warriors welcome the Lions in round four.
Dominic Hendricks scored 130 to give the Lions the upper hand at the close of day three against the Cobras.
Catch the live action of the Domestic 4-Day Series as the Knights clash with the Dolphins, the Cobras take on the Lions and the Warriors host the Titans in round two.
Wihan Lubbe is having a breakthrough 4-Day Franchise Series season, as he aims to cement his place in the Lions setup, writes KHALID MOHIDIN.