The Warriors missed a golden chance to get one hand on the Sunfoil Series trophy and instead had to settle for a dramatic draw against the Knights deep on the final day of their clash at Buffalo Park in East London on Sunday.
An outstanding rearguard century by Chris Morris was not enough to deny the Warriors as two late wickets by Jon-Jon Smuts sealed a dramatic 77-run Sunfoil Series win over the Titans at Buffalo Park in East London late on Sunday.
Keshav Maharaj’s career-best bowling figures spurred the Dolphins on to a first Sunfoil Series win of the season as they beat the Warriors by 55 runs on the final day at St George’s Park in Port Elizabeth on Sunday.
Shaun von Berg grabbed three wickets on the final day as the Titans returned to the top of the Sunfoil Series table with a tame draw against the Cape Cobras at Sahara Park Willowmoore in Benoni on Sunday.
Anrich Nortje led an impressive performance with the ball that helped the Warriors upset the Titans and reach the Momentum One-Day Cup Final with a crushing eight-wicket win at SuperSport Park in Centurion on Tuesday.
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.
A key half-century by Farhaan Behardien helped the Titans book a home semi-final and possible final after they edged out the Dolphins by 29 runs in their Momentum One-Day Cup clash at the City Oval in Pietermaritzburg on Sunday.
Titans coach Mark Boucher was full of praise for his players after they clinched a third successive RAM SLAM T20 Challenge title on Saturday night after a clinical victory over the Dolphins in Centurion.
Titans coach Mark Boucher and his Warriors counterpart, Malibongwe Maketa, both insist that the past means little ahead of their RAM SLAM semi-final showdown at SuperSport Park in Centurion on Wednesday. Much has been made about the form of the two teams as well as their past history in the run-up to the game. The…