Entries by David Brooke

Proteas trio return for Warriors clash at Newlands

Three members of the Standard Bank Proteas Test squad from the recent series against India, return to the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras squad to take on the Warriors starting at Newlands on Monday. The Cobras are relishing their first home appearance of the season and assistant coach Faiek Davids admits they are keen to […]

Prince: Kleinveldt, Malan partnership was remarkable

World Sports Betting Cape Cobras coach Ashwell Prince was encouraged with his team’s performance in the drawn match against the Hollywoodbets Dolphins in Pietermaritzburg in round 3 of the CSA 4 Day Domestic Series. With bad light and rain hampering the match, it was always going to be tough for both teams to push for […]

CHETTY FENDS OFF LATE COBRAS BITE TO SECURE DRAW

  Two wickets each by Thando Ntini and Dane Paterson gave the Hollywoodbets Dolphins an almighty fright before Cody Chetty’s unbeaten half-century helped salvage a draw with the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras on the final day of their 4-Day Domestic Series encounter in Pietermaritzburg on Thursday.   There was also a career-best first-class innings […]

VERREYNNE REPLACES MARKRAM AT PAARL ROCKS

    Newly drafted Kyle Verreynne says he wants to help the Paarl Rocks win the 2019 Mzansi Super League title. The Paarl Rocks franchise announced on Wednesday that the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras wicketkeeper-batsman  will replace injured Standard Bank Proteas batsman Aiden Markram. Verreynne said he is really excited to be joining the Paarl […]

MALAN AND KLEINVELDT TONS PUT COBRAS LEVEL WITH DOLPHINS

  Janneman Malan and Matthew Kleinveldt both struck centuries and shared in a double century stand as the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras hit back powerfully on the third day of their 4-Day Domestic Series encounter against the Hollywoodbets Dolphins in Pietermaritzburg on Wednesday.   The pair put on 221 for the second wicket as […]

COBRAS FIGHT BACK BEFORE RAIN TAKES CONTROL

      Rain left its first major mark on the 2019/20 4-Day Domestic Series season on Tuesday after most of the second day of the clash between the Hollywoodbets Dolphins and World Sports Betting Cape Cobras was washed out in Pietermaritzburg.   Only 37 overs were sent down at the City Oval, the least […]

ROELOFSEN TON GIVES DOLPHINS SOUND START

    A maiden franchise century by Grant Roelofsen was the catalyst for the Hollywoodbets Dolphins to take charge after the opening day of their 4-Day Domestic Series encounter against the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras in Pietermaritzburg on Monday.   Although bad light only allowed for 63 overs to be sent down, the hosts […]

Ntini called up to Cobras squad for Dolphins clash

World Sports Betting Cape Cobras coach Ashwell Prince has called up young fast bowler Thando Ntini to his squad for the CSA 4 Day Domestic Series Round 3 clash against the Hollywoodbets Dolphins starting in Pietermaritzburg on Monday. Ntini made his first-class debut for Western Province in February this year and he will be hoping […]

Prince: Kyle was unbelievable in both innings

World Sports Betting Cape Cobras coach, Ashwell Prince was full of praise for the fighting spirit shown by the likes of Kyle Verreynne, Pieter Malan and Dane Paterson after turning a potential loss into an almost-victorious position against the Momentum Multiply Titans in Benoni. The match was ultimately called a draw after the captains shook […]

Verreynne hits second ton as Cobras narrowly miss out on victory

Kyle Verreynne hit a magnificent second century in the match to play a pivotal role as the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras narrowly missed out on beating the Momentum Multiply Titans on the final evening of their 4-Day Domestic Series encounter in Benoni on Thursday. There were also two wickets apiece by Dane Paterson (2/24) […]