East London, May 01, Wednesday at 08:00 PM IST
The second semi-final of CSA T20 Challenge Cup 2019 will be played at Buffalo Park, East London between Warriors and Cape Cobras tomorrow evening. Both the teams will look to secure a spot in the final that will be played on Sunday, May 05.
Warriors clinched the second spot in the ladder with 4 wickets win over Knights in the previous encounter. Opting to bowl first, bowlers did a wonderful job in restricting Knights for mere 96-7, courtesy Andrew Birch (4-10). Coming to chase, Warriors chased down the target in 17.1 with four wickets in hand, courtesy Gihahn Cloete’s 40 off 40.
On the opposite, Cape Cobras finished third in the table with five wins and four defeats in ten encounters. The Cobras have lost back to back games with Lions and Dolphins and need to come stronger against Warriors. In their previous meeting, Cape Cobras turned out to be the winners by 7 wickets and something similar will be needed when they face off with Warriors in the semi-final 2.
The first semi-final of the tournament will be played at New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg between Lions and Dolphins in the noon.
Cape Cobras- L, L, W, NR, L
Warriors- W, L, W, NR, W
Avg 1st inn score: 155
Avg 2nd inn score: 146
Highest Total: 169/2 (19 Ov) by NZ vs RSA
Lowest Total: 126/10 (17.2 Ov) by ZIM vs RSA
Highest Chased: 169/2 (19 Ov) by NZ vs RSA
Lowest Defended: 160/6 (20 Ov) by RSA vs ZIM
Both sides have announced their respective squads for the fixture
The probable CC vs WAR playing 11 is listed below.
Jean-Paul Duminy, Kyle Verreynne, Tladi Bokako, Vernon Philander, Rory Kleinveldt (c), Aviwe Mgijima, George Linde, Nkululeko Serame, Janneman Malan, Jason Smith, David Bedingham (wk)
JJ Smuts (c), Matthew Breetzke, Jade de Klerk, Andrew Birch, Gihahn Cloete, Thomas Kaber, Marco Marais, Sinethemba Qeshile (wk), Sisanda Magala, Lutho Sipamla, Onke Nyaku
Cape Cobras – Rory Kleinveldt (C), Ferisco Adams, David Bedingham, Tladi Bokako, JP Duminy, George Linde, Janneman Malan, Aviwe Mgijima, Akhona Mnyaka, Dane Paterson, Vernon Philander, Nkululeko Serame, Jason Smith, Kyle Verreynne
Warriors– Smuts, Cloete, Breetzke, Qeshile, Ngoepe, Marais, Nyaku, de Klerk, Birch, Sipamla, Magala, Kaber and Langa
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Cape Cobras fantasy picks –
Janeman Malan is the highest run scorer for the side with 221 runs in 9 innings
V Philander, J Smith, K Verryenne are the key contributors with the bat
In bowling, T Bokako, V Philander and R Kleinveldt have bagged 10 wickets each
Warriors fantasy picks –
G Cloete, M Marais and M Breetzke are the top performers with the bat
G Cloete – 196 runs in 7 innings || M Marais – 195 runs in 5 innings || M Breetzke – 155 runs in 7 innings
A Birch – 7 wickets || S Magala – 6 wickets || L Simpala – 5 wickets
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