Sunfoil 3-Day Cup, Pool A: South Western Districts v KwaZulu-Natal at Oudtshoorn, Feb 19-21, 2015
SWD’s final Sunfoil Cup Three Day match against KwaZulu Natal that was played at the Recreation Ground in Oudtshoorn ended in a draw on Saturday. SWD (with three wins in 10 matches at 94.18 points) ended in fourth position in Pool A – behind Notherns (131.38), North West (120.34) and Western Province (104.56).
The visitors, who batted first, posted 279 in their first innings as SWD who made 286 gained a 7 run lead on the first innings. Top scorer, Luthando Mnyanda (73) earned himself a call-up to the Warriors. KZN was on 284/6 when the captain shook hand on Saturday afternoon to confirm a draw.
Waldo Lategan (466 runs; 42.90 average) was SWD’s top first class batsman of the season while Gurshwin Rabie – with 40 wickets – were the most successful bowler. With Gauteng and Northerns that will contest the final he is currently the second most successful bowler behind Dale Deeb (Gauteng) who bagged 41 wickets.
SWD vs KZN Coastal
KZN COASTAL 1st innings 279 (Cameron Delport 84, Prenelan Subrayen 70, Jonathan Vandiar 47, Siyabonga Booi 3/22, Marcello Piedt 3/87,
Lonwabo Rodolo 2/61) SWD 1st innings 286 (Luthando Mnyanda 73,
Sammy Joe Avontuur 48, Pieter Stuurman 37, Jessie Smit 3/57,
Mtandeki Tshabalala 2/36, Sibonelo Makahanya 2/44)
KZN COASTAL 2nd innings 264/6 (Riaan Minnie 107*, Sibonelo Makahanya 37, Prenelan Subrayen 32, Chad Bowes 26, Ross Mc Millan 2/32,
Marcello Piedt 2/66) Match drawn
KZN 279 all out
Marcello Piedt 3/87. Siyabonga Booi 3/22
SWD 286 all out
Luthanda Mnyanda 73
Points – South Western Districts 7.72, KwaZulu-Natal 7.58
|South Western Districts||10||3||2||0||5||0||94.18|
CSA Provincial 50 Over Challenge, Pool A: South Western Districts v KwaZulu-Natal at Oudtshoorn, Feb 22, 2015
Brendon Louw 40
Siya Simetu 2/18. Erinn Ewerts 2/18. Lonwabo Rodolo 2.23