SWD bounce back to beat Griquas in CSA Provincial 50 Over Challenge

Neil Hornbuckle
Neil Hornbuckle

OUDTSHOORN – 14 February 2015

SWD bounced back from a crushing defeat in the Sunfoil 3-Day Cup match on Friday when they chased down a competitive Griquas total with 9 balls to spare in their CSA Provincial 50 Over Challenge clash.

SWD won the toss and put Griquas in to bat.  Thanks to a century by Diego Rossier, the visitors were able to post 238/8 in their allotted 49 over.  Marcello Piedt was the best of the bowlers, claiming 3/50 in his 10 overs.

In reply, openers Neil Hornbuckle [71] and Sammy-Joe Avontuur [18] put on 61 for the first wicket.  Rod McMillan [52] and Marcello Piedt [30 not out] saw the home side over the line in the 47’th over.

Griqualand West 238/8 (49 ov)
South Western Districts 239/6 (47.3/49 ov)

SWD won by 4 wickets.

SWD take 4 points from the match and Griquas 0.

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