Entries by David Brooke

Cobras Players Watch in Mzansi Super League

Janneman Malan, opening batsman of the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras, and Quinton de Kock performed admirably as an opening pair during the Mzansi Super League and played a mammoth role in propelling the Blitz to the final at PPC Newlands on Sunday 16th December. They produced a stunning 105-run opening stand against the Paarl […]

Hamza heaps praise on Cobras coaches Prince, Davids

Participating in the USSA week in December and striking two half-centuries bolstered Zubayr Hamza’s confidence and he is still on course to become the 100th Protea to be selected since South Africa’s reintroduction into the international fold in 1991/92. Hamza, 23-year-old number-three batsman of the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras, was selected in a 13-man […]

Hamza: I was speechless

“It is a brilliant selection. Zubayr Hamza made a statement with the bat last season and also grabbed the opportunity on his (first) away South Africa A tour to India,” said Dane Piedt, captain of the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras, about Hamza’s inclusion in the South African squad of thirteen for the test series […]

Hamza earns Test squad call-up

Zubayr Hamza, the 23-year-old World Sports Betting Cape Cobras batsman, has been named as a potential new cap in the Standard Bank Proteas squad for the three-match Test series against Pakistan which starts at SuperSport Park, Centurion, on December 26. The other matches will be played at PPC Newlands from January 3 and at the Bidvest […]

Cobras Players Watch: Mzansi Super League

One of the most attractive sights to behold in South African white-ball cricket is to admire the death bowling skills of Dane Paterson. In the Mzansi Super League (MSL) match between the Nelson Mandela Bay Giants and the Paarl Rocks, he captured 2-26 and removed Rudi Second and Sisanda Migala with his main weapon, the […]

Mzansi Super League – Cape Cobras wrap for past week

Janneman Malan was one of the greatest achievers amongst the 12 World Sports Betting Cape Cobras participating in the Mzansi Super League during the past, first full week of the international T20 competition. Malan produced a sterling 57 off 41 balls with 10 fours and a six in the win of the Cape Town Blitz […]

Cobras Watch: Mzanzi Super League

Two members of the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras made their presence felt with barn-storming performances on the opening day of the Mzansi Super League as they engineered a 49-run win for the Cape Town Blitz against the Tshwane Spartans.   Kyle Verreynne shared in a 100-run partnership with Mohammad Nawaz and scored 53 off […]

Duminy backs Cobras players to shine in MSL

There’s no doubt that the attacking brand of the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras and their recent success of winning four out of five four-day matches will serve them exceptionally well in the Mzansi Super League, where twelve of them will be in action, says JP Duminy, captain of the Cape side in the white-ball […]