KwaZulu-Natal Inland captain Lefa Mosena believes that the ‘family unit’ created at the union was a driving factor in their Africa T20 Cup success after they were crowned 2017 champions in Kimberley on Monday.
KZN Inland side snatched the Africa T20 Cup title with a dominant display in the final, beating Free State by six wickets with more than two overs to spare, to complete a clean sweep of titles for the Pietermaritzburg side.
Andries Gous blasted only the second ever Africa T20 Cup century to help Free State seal their ticket to a maiden final after a 10-wicket demolition of Namibia at the Diamond Oval in Kimberley on Sunday.
Rookie Nduduzo Mfoza led strong bowling performance that was backed up by an unbeaten half-century by Sarel Erwee as KwaZulu-Natal Inland reached the Africa T20 Cup final with a thumping eight-wicket win over Gauteng in Kimberley on Sunday.
Having finished top of pool D after an exciting weekend of action that saw them win two from two KZN Inland will face Namibia in the 2017 Africa T20 Cup semi-final on Sunday 24 September aiming for a spot in the final to be played on the public holiday on Monday 25 September in Kimberley.
A sensational 23 off just six balls by Gareth Dukes put KwaZulu-Natal Inland into the Africa T20 Cup semi-finals after they beat hosts Border by six wickets in the final Pool D match at Buffalo Park in East London on Sunday.
Nkululeko Serame claimed three wickets to help Boland secure a bonus points victory in their only completed match in Pool D at the Africa T20 Cup on Sunday as they demolished Zimbabwe by 10 wickets at Buffalo Park in East London.