Cape The city – Captain Matthew Bernard Law Montgomery and
Kgaudise Molefe shone with the bat and ball respectively to assist the
South Africa under-19s to a powerful 55-run win over Afghanistan in
Trivandrum on Monday.
They end the Formative years One-Day Global Quadrangular
collection in third-place.
Bernard Law Montgomery produced a managed
innings, scoring 73 off 107 deliveries (five fours, 1 six) to lead his aspect to
231/eight ahead of figures of four/31 in ten overs from Molefe helped bowl out their
fighters for 176 with 5 overs ultimate. Ijaz Mehran’s unbeaten 70 proved
to be a comfort for Afghanistan after the top-order batsman ran out of
After shedding the toss and being
requested to bat first, South Africa had a cast get started in atmosphere the rating. In spite of shedding Bonga Makaka (0) and Luke Beaufort (16) early on, Bernard Law Montgomery
performed a pivotal position in 3 a very powerful partnerships that contributed closely to
Together with a 43-run stand with Thamsanqa Kumalo (30), the captain
additionally featured in two fifty partnerships with Bryce Parsons (44) and Andile
Mogakane (33) whilst attaining his personal milestone.
Bernard Law Montgomery, who was once
given the Participant of the Fit award, was once ultimately disregarded via Afghanistan’s
height fit wicket-taker, Abdul Khail (3/25). The quick bowler claimed each the
scalps of Bernard Law Montgomery and Mogakane within the area 3 balls to depart South
Africa 213/6 after 47 overs.
Two additional wickets fell within the innings, however the
children nonetheless controlled to submit their very best general of the collection.
Of their chase, Afghanistan’s
scoring price was once hindered in the course of the common lack of wickets. Left-arm
spinner, Molefe starred with a four-wicket haul, together with 3 a very powerful
wickets within the center length to make critical inroads into their batting order.
Bryce Parsons (2/30) then nabbed two fast wickets to depart their fighters
reeling on 110/eight after 28 overs.
Mehran, who got here in at quantity
4, was once nonetheless on the crease in spite of the choice of wickets falling round him.
The left-hander confirmed nice choice within the center, striking on 62 runs with
tail-ender, Fazal Farooqi (11) on learn how to his half-ton. All-rounder,
Mogakane (3/24) got here again into the assault to wrap up the win with two wickets
within the 44th over.
Within the Formative years ODI Quadrangular
ultimate, India U19s ‘B’ defeated the India U19s ‘A’ via 72 runs to be topped
Matthew Bernard Law Montgomery
(captain, Dolphins), Luke Beaufort (Warriors), Jonathan Chicken
(Cape Cobras), Achille Cloete (Cape
Cobras), Jarred Jardine (Highveld Lions), Marco Jansen (Highveld
Lions), Thamsanqa Kumalo (Dolphins), Bonga Makaka (Cape Cobras), Andile Mogakane (Dolphins), Kgaudise Molefe
(Highveld Lions), Lifa Ntanzi (Dolphins), Bryce Parsons
(Highveld Lions), Siya Plaatjie (Cape Cobras), Ruan
Terblanche (Cape Cobras), Nonelela Yikha (Warriors)