19:35 local time: The match has been abandoned. Both teams share 2 points each.

19:15 local time: The rain is getting heavier, the storm has arrived early.

19:05 local time: The covers are on the ground, showers are expected. As we speak, the rain has arrived.

18:50 local time: The good news is the floodlights have come on, but there is lightning still around, preventing the match from happening.

There is lightning in the sky, it is very dark around the ground, the players are told to go off the field, for their safety. The floodlights also have gone out.

END OF OVER:
8 | 1 Run | TS: 33/4 | RR: 4.60

  • Pite van Biljon3 (6b)
  • AB de Villiers10 (11b)
  • JJ Smuts0.1-0-1-0
  • Imran Tahir2-0-12-0

Match State: Delay - Bad light Match State: Delay - Rain

7.1
1
Smuts to van Biljon, 1 run, pushes through mid-on for a single.

END OF OVER:
7 | 4 Runs | TS: 32/4 | RR: 4.57

  • AB de Villiers10 (11b)
  • Pite van Biljon2 (5b)
  • Imran Tahir2-0-12-0
  • Junior Dala1-0-7-1
6.6
0
Imran Tahir to de Villiers, no run, a dot ball to end the over.
6.5
1
Imran Tahir to van Biljon, 1 run, pushes down the ground to long off.
6.4
1
Imran Tahir to de Villiers, 1 run, makes room and cuts to the sweeper cover.
6.3
1
Imran Tahir to van Biljon, 1 run, plays with soft hands behind point.
6.2
0
Imran Tahir to van Biljon, no run, works to the onside.
6.1
1
Imran Tahir to de Villiers, 1 run, driven through the off side to long off.

END OF OVER:
6 | 7 Runs 1 Wkt | TS: 28/4 | RR: 4.66

  • Pite van Biljon0 (2b)
  • AB de Villiers8 (8b)
  • Junior Dala1-0-7-1
  • Imran Tahir1-0-8-0
5.6
0
Dala to van Biljon, no run, extra pace and bounce, fends it away and lobs up on the onside.
5.5
0
Dala to van Biljon, no run, bouncer, ducks under it.
5.4
W
Dala to Klaasen, OUT, flicks it in the air straight to the fielder behind square leg.

H Klaasen c Morris b Dala 12 (9m 10b 2x4 0x6) SR: 120.00

5.3
0
Dala to Klaasen, no run, pushes to the off side.
5.2
4
Dala to Klaasen, FOUR runs, cuts through the off side to the backward point fence.
5.2
1w
Dala to Klaasen, 1 wide, down the leg side.
5.1
2
Dala to Klaasen, 2 runs, flicks it away through midwicket and picks up couple of runs.

END OF OVER:
5 | 8 Runs | TS: 21/3 | RR: 4.20

  • Heinrich Klaasen6 (6b)
  • AB de Villiers8 (8b)
  • Imran Tahir1-0-8-0
  • Nandre Burger2-1-5-0
4.6
1
Imran Tahir to Klaasen, 1 run, pushes to mid-off for a quick single.
4.5
4
Imran Tahir to Klaasen, FOUR runs, driven through the off side to the extra cover fence.
4.4
1
Imran Tahir to de Villiers, 1 run, tad short and pulled through midwicket.
4.3
1
Imran Tahir to Klaasen, 1 run, full toss driven down the ground to wide long on.
4.2
0
Imran Tahir to Klaasen, no run, backs away and cuts to point.

Spartans 1st innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st6VB van JaarsveldTB de Bruyn
2nd1VB van JaarsveldD Elgar
3rd5VB van JaarsveldAB de Villiers
4th16AB de VilliersH Klaasen
5th5AB de VilliersPJ van Biljon