Entries by David Brooke

Davids: Amla’s best form just around the corner

World Sports Betting Cape Cobras assistant coach Faiek Davids has backed Hashim Amla to come good and hopes the CSA T20 Challenge encounter against the Warriors at Eurolux Boland Park in Paarl on Friday is when the veteran batsman will find his touch again. The Standard Bank Proteas opener, who turned 36 last month, has […]

DAVIDS LEADS TITANS TO BONUS-POINT WIN

  A measured half-century by Henry Davids laid the platform for the Multiply Titans to claim their first win of the CSA T20 Challenge season with a seven-wicket bonus-point win over the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras in Benoni on Wednesday. The veteran opener struck 57 off 39 balls (8 fours, 1 six), batting for […]

Cobras name unchanged squad for Titans clash

  The magnificent death-over bowling of Dane Paterson was not the only positive factor of the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras’ inspirational 5-run win against the bizhub Highveld Lions on Sunday. The leadership and bowling of Rory Kleinveldt and the partnership of Vernon Philander and Aviwe Mgijima were two other outstanding features of the thrilling […]

Paterson bowls memorable death over to get Cobras home

Dane Paterson bowled one of the great death overs of his career to earn the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras a thrilling five-run victory over the bizhub Highveld Lions to complete an outstanding opening weekend of the CSA T20 Challenge at the Bidvest Wanderers Stadium on Sunday. CLICK HERE TO ENTER A COMPETITION TO WIN […]

Amla in for CSA T20 Challenge opener

    World Sports Betting Cape Cobras coach Ashwell Prince confirmed that Proteas batsman Hashim Amla will be available for at least the opening matches of the CSA T20 Challenge which gets underway this weekend.  The Cobras head to Gauteng to face the bizhub Highveld Lions at Bidvest Wanderers on Sunday and then take on […]

DALA, BEHARDIEN SECURE TITANS MODC FINAL TICKET

  A career-best and franchise record six for 19 by Junior Dala paved the way for the Multiply Titans to secure their place in Sunday’s Momentum One-Day Cup final after a gripping five-wicket win over the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras in Centurion on Wednesday.  The Standard Bank Proteas seamer broke the previous record of […]

Prince names squad for semi-final clash

Ashwell Prince, coach of the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras is under no illusions that his team requires momentum and improved bowling performances if they are to beat the Multiply Titans in the Momentum One Day Cup semi-finals at SuperSport Park in Centurion on Wednesday.  “We have not really had any momentum throughout the competition […]

Mnyaka making his mark at Cobras

After a string of scintillating performances in this year’s Momentum One Day Cup, Akhona “AK” Mnyaka, has caught the eye of the cricket fraternity. Notably, the 19-year-old’s  most recent moment of brilliance came against the bizhub Highveld Lions when he produced a sensational piece of death bowling in the last over to lead his side […]

Cobras to face Titans after Warriors loss

Matthew Breetzke finally came of age at franchise level with his maiden career century helping the Warriors secure their ticket to the Momentum One-Day Cup semi-finals with a nine-wicket drubbing of the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras in Port Elizabeth on Saturday night. The right-hander struck an unbeaten 131 off 129 balls (13 fours, 1 […]

Kleinveldt five-for sends Cobras into semis

A maiden career five-wicket haul by veteran Rory Kleinveldt laid the platform for the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras to secure their place in the Momentum One-Day Cup semi-finals thanks to a comfortable seven-wicket win over the VKB Knights in Cape Town on Thursday. The 36-year-old seamer claimed an impressive five for 22 to help shoot […]