The SWD Women team suffered defeats in both the limited over and Twenty20 matches in their Cricket South Africa Provincial Women’s competition matches that were played against Border at Buffalo Park in East London this weekend.
As in their previous match against Eastern Province the SWD Women again narrowly lost by one wicket in the limited over match. SWD, who posted only 107 showed a great fight back with a great bowling performance by the captain, Haroline Rhodes (5/36), but Border got over the line (109/9) in the 32nd over.
SWD were outplayed in the Twenty20 clash when they were restricted for 47/8 where after Border surpassed the total (48/2) in the 11th over for an 8-wicket bonus point victory.
The SWD Women’s, who are still without a victory in any format this season, will now regroup for their next round of matches against Kei in Mthatha on 18 and 19 January 2020.
The summarised score cards are:
Limited over match
SWD (107 all out) (Jane Winster 36, Nobulumko Baneti 4/16, Khayakazi Mathe 2/25)
BORDER (108/9 in overs 31.5) (Genevieve Fritz 24, Haroline Rhodes 5/36, Jane Winster 3/23)
Border Women won by 1 wicket
SWD 47/8 (in 20 overs) (Nobulumko 2/25, Asakhe Nyovane 2/5, Cinga Mhlubulwana 2/4)
BORDER 48/2 (in 10.1 overs) M.Kirchoff 20, S Pillay 11*, Jane Winster 2/22)
Border Women won by 8 wickets