Ama-Proteas women angaphambili ngo-1-0 e-England

WORCESTER, ENGLAND - JUNE 09: Anya Shrubsole of England walks off after being run out during the 1st ODI: ICC Women's Championship match between England Women and South Africa Women at New Road on June 9, 2018 in Worcester, England.  (Photo by Tony Marshall/Getty Images)

WORCESTER, ENGLAND - JUNE 09: Anya Shrubsole of England walks off after being run out during the 1st ODI: ICC Women's Championship match between England Women and South Africa Women at New Road on June 9, 2018 in Worcester, England. (Photo by Tony Marshall/Getty Images)

Ama-Momentum Proteas aphule iminyaka engu-15 e-England njengoba behlule iqembu lasekhaya okokuqala kusukela ngo-2003.

Ukunqoba ngama-wicket ayisikhombisa, okuhlelwe abaphosayo, u-Shabnim Ismail (3/25) no-Ayabonga Khaka (3/42) kanye nabashayayo, u-Lizelle Lee (92*) nokapteni u-Dane van Niekerk, kubeke izivakashi ngaphambili ngo-1-0 kwi-series yemidlalo emithathu e-Worcester ngoMgqibelo.

Kubemnandi kuzivakashi njengoba beku umdlalo wokuqala ekhaya kwiqembu lasekhaya selokhu banqoba i-ICC World Cup e-Lord’s enyakeni odlulile, kwabapha namaphuzu amabili abalulekile kwizivakashi ze-ICC Women’s Championship.

Abaphosa ngokushesha kwi-South Africa, beholwa u-Ismail, u-Khaka no-Marizanne Kapp (1/51) kubeke iqembu lasekhaya enkingeni ku-64/6 kuma-overs angu-17 emuva kokunqoba i-toss kanye nokukhetha ukushaya kuqala. u-Katherine Brunt udlale indima enkulu kwi-innings, wangaphuma enama-runs angu-72 emabholeni angu-98 (8x4s), ama-wicket ephuma phambi kwakhe.

Uhole ukubuya kahle kwe-England, wababeka ku-189/9 ekupheleni kwi-innings yabo emuva kokuthi bafike ku-97/8 kwi-over yesi-35.

Ama-runs awesibili amakhulu aqhamuke kuma-extras, indawo i-South Africa okumele iyilungise ngaphambi komdlalo wesibili ngoLwesibili. Baphisane ngama-runs angu-25, angu-12 ama-wides, kwathi u-Amy Jones, u-Natalie Sciver no-Laura Marsh bashaya ama-runs amakhudlwana nabo, no-19, u-16 no-15 ngokulandelana kwabo.

Umjaho we-South Africa awuqalanga kahle njengoba belahlekelwe u-Laura Wolvaardt no-Sune Luus ngama-runs amabili neqanda ngokulandelana kwabo. u-Wolvaardt ihlulwe i-pace kuphosa u-Brunt futhi waba-clean bowled kwathi u-Luus wakhishwa ukushesha kwezandla ze-wicketkeeper, u-Sarah Taylor.

u-Van Niekerk ushaye phezulu, engumshayi wesine futhi wahlanganisa ama-runs angu-113 no-Lee okubanqobise umdlalo, basondeza iembu labo ekunqobeni ngaphambi kokuthi ukapteni akhishwe u-Anya Shrubsole (2/36) enama-runs angu-58 (79 balls, 10x4s, 1x6) kwi-over yesi-28. u-Mignon du Preez ungene wahlanganisa ama-runs asheshayo angu-36* (57 balls, 5x4s) yena no-Lee banqobisa iqembu labo kusele amabhola angu-27.

Umdlalo wesibili uzodlalelwa e-Hove ngoLwesibili ngo-13:00 (14:00 SAST). Imidlalo emithathu izovezwa ku-SuperSport.

Momentum Proteas squad:

Dané van Niekerk (captain, Eastern Province), Lizelle Lee (North West), Chloe Tryon (KwaZulu-Natal Dolphins), Mignon du Preez (Northerns), Marizanne Kapp (Eastern Province), Shabnim Ismail (Gauteng), Ayabonga Khaka (Gauteng), Raisibe Ntozakhe (Gauteng), Suné Luus (Northerns), Laura Wolvaardt (Western Province), Stacey Lackay (Western Province).

Management:

Hilton Moreeng (Head Coach), Salieg Nackerdien (Assistant Coach), Sedibu Mohlaba (Manager), Abram Ramoadi (Performance Analyst), Russell Clarke (Strength & Conditioning Coach), Molebatsi Theletsane (Physiotherapist), Sipokazi Sokanyile (Media Liaison).

Tour Itinerary:

ICC Women’s Championship Royal London ODIs v South Africa
12 June Second ODI v South Africa – The 1st Central County Ground, Hove (D/N), 1pm start
15 June Third ODI v South Africa – Canterbury (D/N), 2pm start