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.
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.
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.
A thrilling career-best century by Gihahn Cloete helped the Warriors arrest a three-match losing slide with a 60-run victory over the Knights in their Momentum One-Day Cup clash at the Diamond Oval in Kimberley on Tuesday.
A record six-for by George Linde helped the Cape Cobras end the year on a high after they secured a 67-run bonus-point win over the Warriors in the first-ever Momentum One-Day Cup clash in Oudtshoorn on Saturday.
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.