The Warriors’ Simon Harmer was at it again as he picked up 7-89 against the table-topping Cape Cobras in Newlands to earn himself Wednesday’s Turbo Bowler award, writes ANITHA MADIKIZELA.
Cape Cobras coach Ashwell Prince insists his players will take it one game at a time as they look to nail down the 4-Day Franchise Series title ahead of Monday’s clash with the Warriors at Newlands in Cape Town.
Warriors’ fast bowler Basheer Walters reduced the Titans to size with a sensational return of 5-35 in their 4-Day Franchise Series encounter to earn today’s Turbo Bowler accolade, writes ANITHA MADIKIZELA.
A top-order collapse has left the Dolphins vulnerable against the Lions, the Titans are more than 100 runs behind the Warriors with just three wickets in hand, while the Cape Cobras and the Knights are fairly evenly placed going into day three of the latest round of CSA 4-Day Franchise Series matches.
Warriors assistant coach Mfuneko Ngam says his team are looking to make a positive start to the new year as they host the Titans at Buffalo Park in Round Seven of the 4-Day Franchise Series.
Dwaine Pretorius starred for the Lions with a career-best 6-38 against the Dolphins, while Tabraiz Shamsi worked his magic once more on his way to 5-83 on day two of the sixth round of 4-Day Franchise Series encounters.
Duanne Olivier’s 4-23 and an unbeaten 114 from Khaya Zondo were the highlights of the day as the 4-Day Franchise Series resumed following the excitement of the Mzansi Super League.
Former Dolphins and KwaZulu-Natal left-hand bat (and SA U19 captain), Rivash Gobind, is the head coach for the Warriors and assistant coach of the Nelson Mandela Bay Giants.
At the halfway mark of the 4-Day Franchise Series, the Lions have crept up into second spot behind the Cape Cobras, while the Titans and Dolphins occupy fifth and sixth spots respectively on the log.
The Highveld Lions climbed to second spot on the log with a 186-run win over log-leaders the Cape Cobras on the final day of their 4-Day Franchise Series match, while the Dolphins and the Titans played out a draw.
Action from day three of the 4-Day Franchise Series match between the Knights and Warriors in Kimberley, as the Knights completed their biggest-ever 4-Day Franchise Series victory, winning by 284 runs.
Knights captain Pite van Biljon reflects on his side’s record win over the Warriors on the third day of the 4-Day Franchise Series match between the Knights and Warriors in Kimberley.
Warriors captain Jon-Jon Smuts reflects on his side’s defeat to the Knights on the third day of the 4-Day Franchise Series match between the Knights and Warriors in Kimberley.
The Knights cleaned up the Warriors on day three of the 4-Day Franchise Series to jump to second on the Series log, the Titans are well placed to push for a win over the Dolphins, while the Cobras overcame a top-order collapse to keep a window open against the Lions.
Action from day two of the 4-Day Franchise Series match between the Knights and Warriors at Kimberley, Nov 5-8 2018.