The Cape Cobras won the battle to host the second Momentum One-Day Cup semi-final after Pieter Malan’s unbeaten 94 helped them to a 10-run Duckworth/Lewis win over the Warriors in their final league phase encounter in Port Elizabeth on Friday.
An unbeaten 83 by Rassie van der Dussen helped the Highveld Lions snap a three-match winless streak with a fine chase against the Warriors, guiding them to a four-wicket victory at Buffalo Park in East London on Thursday.
Highveld Lions coach Geoffrey Toyana is hoping to make amends for 20-over season disappointment by enjoying a more successful 50-over competition when they launch the Momentum One-Day Cup season against the Warriors in Johannesburg on Wednesday.
Highveld Lions Geoffrey Toyana has no doubt that the T20 Challenge pace-setting Titans can be beaten when the two lock horns in their Jukskei derby clash at the Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg on Wednesday.
Malusi Siboto and Lungi Ngidi shared seven wickets to pave the way for the Titans to seal the first Sunfoil Series win of the season by thumping the Highveld Lions by nine wickets at the Wanderers Stadium on Wednesday.
Ayavuya Myoli’s four wickets led a spirited fightback from the Highveld Lions as they bounced back on the second day of their Sunfoil Series clash against the Titans at Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg on Tuesday.