Derbyshire’s investment in Saffas paid immediate dividends when they won their first match at home for almost four years.
Hardus Viljoen took 3-43 and struck 30 off 28 balls at the death to claim a victory off the last ball for the Lions against the Dolphins at Senwes Park on Saturday.
Hardus Viljoen and Imran Tahir teamed up to take six wickets as Worcestershire were knocked out for 98 to hand Derbyshire a 48-run win on Friday.
Imran Tahir and Hardus Viljoen took a wicket apiece as Derbyshire beat Worcestershire by seven wickets in the T20 Blast.
Hardus Viljoen has signed a three-year Kolpak contract with Derbyshire, ruling himself out of selection for the Proteas for the upcoming season.
Hardus Viljoen continued to impress in the CSA T20 Challenge with 3-16 in the Lions’ victory over the Warriors on Sunday.
Hardus Viljoen took 5-55 in his first match for Kent against Gloucestershire in the County Championship.