The former Protea Women’s player, Alicia Smith, was the hero for Boland during the past weekend’s Cricket South African Women’s Competition. Boland, who took on SWD at Eurolux Boland Park in Paarl recorded victories in both the limited over and T20 match.
Smith’s unbeaten century (102*) in the limited overs match enabled Boland to post a competitive score of 229/4 where after they dismissed SWD for 134 to record a comprehensive 95 runs victory.
In the T20 match, Boland who again batted first, scored 122/1 thanks to an unbeaten half-century by Smith (57*). SWD went down by 32 runs after they replied with 90/8.
The summarised score cards are:
Limited over match
BOLAND 229/4 (50) (Alicia Smith 102*, Yolande van der Westhuizen 47*, Marnizelle Rabie 2/38)
SWD 134/10 (38.5) (Bianca Figeland 30, S Marais 4/27, A Smith 3/11, S Ngada 3/32)
Boland won by 95 runs
BOLAND 122/1 (20) (Alicia Smith 57*, F Tunnicliffe 45*, Chane Damons 1/20)
SWD 90/8 (20) (Miceala Andrews 34*, M Hanekom 2/19)
Boland won by 32 runs