Malusi Siboto picked up a five-for in the Warriors second innings to help the Lions to a nine-wicket victory in Port Elizabeth.
Stephen Cook scored 188 runs in the first innings for the Lions to give his team the upper hand against the Warriors in Port Elizabeth.
The rain put a damper on proceedings after lunch in Port Elizabeth with the Lions on 105-2 and in a tricky situation against the Warriors in Port Elizabeth.
Aaron Phangiso was a thorn in the Warriors’ side as he picked up four wickets for the Lions on the first day of the 4-Day Franchise Series encounter in Port Elizabeth.
Jon-Jon Smuts took two wickets off two balls in the dying moments to give the Warriors an impressive win over the Titans in a Sunfoil Series game in East London last weekend.
The Warriors failed to take advantage of their dominant performance against the Dolphins on day one of their Sunfoil Series game in Port Elizabeth on Friday.
The stage is set for the Ram Slam T20 Challenge, and first up are the Knights versus the Warriors at St George’s Park on Friday.