Cape Cobras captain Dane Piedt marked a momentous 100th first-class match with a sterling all-round performance in the Cobras’ innings and 71-run win over the Lions.
The Cobras recorded a resounding victory over the Lions at the Wanderers, beating the home team by an innings and 71 runs.
The Cobras have stamped their authority over the Lions in Johannesburg with a commanding 414-run lead after both team’s first innings.
The Cape Cobras stamped their dominance against the Lions on the first day of their 4-Day Franchise Series encounter at the Wanderers.
Lions speedster Migael Pretorius aims to improve his batting and solidify the number seven role as an all-rounder, writes KHALID MOHIDIN.
Highveld Lions coach Enoch Nkwe is hoping to build on the solid start his team has made to the new 4-Day Domestic Series when they host the Cape Cobras in Johannesburg starting on Monday.
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.
Warriors coach Rivash Gobind has highlighted to his players the importance of the future rather than the past.
The Lions will head to Port Elizabeth for their season-opening encounter against the Warriors next Monday and will be keen to improve on their last-place finish from last season. Below we preview the Lions team for the season ahead.
Temba Bavuma has been appointed as captain of the Highveld Lions for the 2018-19 season in all formats.
Rassie van der Dussen, who ended the top batsman in the Sunfoil series, was hailed by his teammates as the Players’ Player of the Year at the Highveld Lions’ awards ceremony at Sun City on Thursday night.
Thirty games and 120 days’ scheduled play in the Sunfoil Series, and it all came down to a frenetic two days of desperate activity and enforced inactivity, from which the Titans emerged victorious.