25 Feb CSA RURAL COASTAL WEEK 2022– DAY 1 WRAP
Friday, 25 February 2022
OUDTSHOORN: The first round of the Cricket South Africa Rural Coastal Week kicked-off yesterday as Border Villages, Boland and hosts, SWD claimed huge victories on the day.
The first round two rounds of the tournament consist of 50 over games and will move to the T20 format with double header games over the weekend.
Hosts, SWD secured an 85-run victory over EP Grahamstown. After winning the toss and electing to bat first, the hosts set the target on 203 runs before bowling out the EP Grahamstown with 117 runs.
SWD 202/7: (Shaun Dee Meyer 63, Grant Esau 61, Mesuli Vuba 39, Liam Agnew 2/31)
EP GRAHAMSTOWN 117/10: (Odwa Xonza 35, Franklin Stuurman 3/41, Bazil George 4/18, Unathi Mbathane 3/15)
Boland’s bowling attack dominated the EP Midlands side, bowling them out with just 54 runs and went on to win the game with the loss of just one wicket.
EP MIDLANDS 54/10: (Riaan Smit 9/2, Christo Lukas 3/2, Brandon Erasmus 1/3)
BOLAND 55/1: (Nathan Engelbrecht 28)
Border Aloes and Border Country went head-to-head at Oudtshoorn High School. Aloes were put to the bat first, ending their innings on 171 all out before restricting Country to 144 runs, winning the game by 26 runs.
BORDER ALOES 170/10: (Nabe Monqezi 38, Lonwabo Rodolo 53, Axola Ngwana 26/4, Avuya Bhontsi 26/3)
BORDER COUNTRY 144/10: (Mthunzi Mhatu 57; Makeleni Bhonqolwethu 26/4, Lukhanyo Hanabe 19/4, Lonwabo Rodolo 34/2)
KEI won the toss, opting to field first and Border Villages used that to their advantage, setting the highest score of the day, a target that proved just too high for their opponents. Border Villages won by 150 runs.
BORDER VILLAGES 223/5: (Loyiso Mzamo 72, Siyabonga Booi 45, Wanga Mgcula 30*, Smethembo Mzimane 42/2)
KEI 73/10: (Nciweni Wandile 21, Luyanda Fojela 10/3)
The CSA Rural Coastal Week continues today with the following One Day games today:
Border Aloes vs Boland – Recreation Ground
Border Country vs EP Midlands – Langenhoven Gymnasium
Border Villages vs South Western Districts – Bridgton Sports Ground
Kei vs EP Grahamstown – Oudtshoorn High School
Stream all the games live on: www.PitchVision.com
CSA RURAL WEEK COASTAL SQUADS:
BOLAND: Smith Brendon, Lochner Niel, Erasmus Brandon, Engelbrecht Nathan, Abrahim Warwick, Lukas Christo, Oosthuizen Krisnan, Smit Rian, Smith Devon, Rooms Sergio, Majebe Handani, Jeftha Marshin, Ndike Sanele.
BORDER ALOES: Rodolo Lonwabo, Hanabe Lukhanyo, Gush Simah, Makhaphela Sokana, Ngqoba Siphelele, Khala Sinethemba, Hoko Aviwe, Magenge Siysisanda, Magijima Athi, Mjakula Ma Masixole, Nabe Samnkelo, Shoba Lwando, Tshomela Sinethemba.
BORDER COUNTRY: Mlungwana Yonenla, Sentwa Aviwe, Sihunu Akhona, Langa Babalo, Bhontsi Avuyile, Lwana Asakhe, Gantsho Mbasa, Dekeza Lolwethu, Tongo Ayabonga, Davids Chester, Mati Mthunzi, Ngwane Axola, Fumba Myolisi.
BORDER VILLAGE: Mbangi Camagu, Mandara Siphamandla, Booi Siyabonga, Mekute Sifiso, Mzamo Loyiso, Fojela Luyanda, Rebe Akhanya, Mlungwana Yamkela, Krweqe Siphamandla, Oliphant, Yamkela, Saliwa Siphelele, Pawuli Lindokuhle, Siqoko Thabang.
EP GRAHAMSTOWN: Ncete Thando, Antoni Mntunsi, Sam Lukhanyo, Ngougi Brain, Brotherton Busta, Van Rensburg Josh, White Adrian, Blenkenskop Daine, Van Heerden Bradley, Brooks Ruwayne, Brown Duanne, Haarhoff Carriston, Loutz Marquen.
EP MIDLANDS: Potgieter Andy, Booysen Ray-Lanche, Jack Vinny-Jon, Du Plessis Waylon, Dejager Darius, Booysen Jacques, Rautenbach Nico, Christoffels Marchello, Booysen McDonald, Draai Juandre, Mfecane Mandilakhe, Lubengu Akhona, Jones Denovan.
KEI: Mamphofu Onke, Bulo Aphiwe, Moshani Siqibo, Mzimane Sinethemba, Loyiso Khatywa, Mfazwe Athi, Nciweni Wandile, Masokoswa Victor, Mandiwona Joshua, Notshinga Mawande, Madubela Yanga, Mqaleni Nangamso, Nomphanda Lukho.
SWD: Muller Levin, Meyer Shaun-Dee, Esau Grant, Vuba Mesuli, Bekker Roann, Burns Geon, George Bazil-Jnr, Kemmies Ravin-Lee, Mbathane Unathi, Stuurman Franklin, Erasmus Geronovan, Gcanga Mihlali, Xakani Yamkela.
Issued by: Cricket South Africa – Corporate Communications